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The 2 Must-Have Gravel Grid Features

The 2 Must-Have Gravel Grid Features

When going to the expense and effort of planning and creating a dream gravel driveway for yourself or a client, you want to ensure it lasts for many years to come. It is well known that gravel grids are a worthy investment but navigating the gravel grid market is a...

How to get the look of a resin driveway without the resin

How to get the look of a resin driveway without the resin

Bespoke resin drives are highly sought after due to their weed resistance and durability. But when deciding on the finish of your driveway it is important to understand the costs and maintenance requirements of the different options. Resin driveways cannot be achieved...

Are gravel grids worth installing?

Are gravel grids worth installing?

Having weighed up the pros and cons of a gravel driveway, you will undoubtedly have come to the conclusion that it’s the best driveway surface, a worthwhile investment in your property, one that will elevate its appearance and kerb appeal, and even add value. But when...

Keeping a low profile – the concealed benefits of Gravelrings

Keeping a low profile – the concealed benefits of Gravelrings

If there’s one feature of Beauxfort’s Gravelrings gravel grid system that makes it stand out, it’s its low profile. The driveway grids are designed to be concealed but this feature also has a range of other benefits. A popular choice for driveway, gravel gives...

The hidden secret to preventing gravel migration

The hidden secret to preventing gravel migration

What’s the secret to preventing stone migration from ruining a gravel driveway? The answer is to install the right gravel driveway grid system. What’s the right gravel driveway grid system? It’s the Beauxfort Gravelrings system. And here’s why. What the right gravel...

Laying gravel on a sloping driveway

Laying gravel on a sloping driveway

Hilly areas of the UK make highly scenic places to live. The gentle undulations of rolling landscapes can provide sensational panoramas and a magnet for walkers and people who generally love being outdoors. But when it comes to practicalities, such hilly terrain can...

Tree root protection on driveway resurfacing projects

Tree root protection on driveway resurfacing projects

When you’re installing a beautiful new gravel driveway, it’s a sound investment in both the aesthetic of your property and the value of your home. Good preparation is essential to ensure a long-lasting and low maintenance gravel driveway. Part of good driveway design...

How to keep gravel on a sloping driveway

How to keep gravel on a sloping driveway

Magnificent homes are deserving of impressive outdoor spaces as much as inspiring interiors. When Ivan Holding decided to renovate his 1970s home, Beggars’ Roost, he knew that a new gravel driveway was an essential feature to match the property's splendour. The...