Friday, November 1, 2019

New Patio and Artificial Lawn Installation Dublin

Here is another patio installation by the team at Select Paving. Experts at patio and garden transformations. The old garden / patio area was very overgfrown with just really muck and a light gravel finish left on it.

We redesigned the entire area, putting in new foundations, a new step, a curved patio area built with Newgrange slabs and a charcoal border. We put in a new step at the back door built with a tumbled block kerb and put in a new shaped lawn area using artificial grass for a low maintenance garden.

Call the team at Select Paving in Dublin to book in a free quote on having a new patio or artificial grass laid at your home. Visit our website at for more details.

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Friday, October 18, 2019

New Tarmacked Driveway in Dublin

Another driveway installation by Select Paving in Dublin. Experts at tarmacadam, asphalt and resurfacing driveways in County Dublin. We replaced the old driveway which was built with block paving. We put in a new base foundation and added a new block paved border around the driveway. We put in a small flower bed area on the left which we retained with a block kerb.

We laid the new driveway with a 10mm SMA asphalt finish which we machine rolled. A new step was built at the entrance to the house using the same bricks as the border. When you want a new tarmac driveway in Dublin, call the experts at Select Paving. Visit to schedule a free quote on getting a new tarmacked driveway in Dublin.

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New Paved Driveway in Dublin

Here is a block paved driveway installation by Select Paving, the number one driveway and patio specialist for Dublin. We replaced the old driveway and extended the entire area. Put in a new base foundation and added a small flower bed which we retained with a block kerb. The driveway itself was laid with a natural stone corrib block from Kilsaran and the border is done with a granite corrib style.

Call the team today at Select Paving to schedule a free no obligation quote on getting a new driveway, patio or garden in Dublin. Experts at block paving, tarmac, gravel, wooden fencing, brick walling, gardening and more. Visit for more details.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Tarmac Driveway With Granite Border in Dublin

Completed driveway installation by Select Paving in Dublin. Experts at tarmac and block paving driveways in Dublin. We removed the original block paved driveway. Put down a new base over the entire driveway.

We laid down membrane sheeting and put in a granite border from the Corrib range by Kilsaran. We put in a raised block on edge for the flower bed which we curved on the side.

The tarmac was laid down to a finish flush with the new border which we set in concrete to make sure it was held in place. We put a double strip border across the front to give the edge a little more definition.

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When you want a quality driveway and patio installer for County Dublin, you want Select Paving. Visit our website at

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Tarmac Driveway With Granite Bordering in Dublin

We replaced the entire driveway and extended the driveway into the lawn area. We put down a new foundation, membrane sheeting and put in a large granite border around the driveway. We put down the tarmac finish on the driveway ensuring we set the required levels to ensure the water flowed correctly off of the driveway. When you want a tarmac driveway in Dublin, there is only contractor that delivers 100% each and every time. Visit Select Paving Tarmac Services For Dublin to book a free quote at:

New Driveway WIth Belvedere Flagstone

Another driveway installation from Select Paving in Dublin. The experts when it comes to laying new driveways and replacing your older driveway. We put in a new foundation, laid down a new leveling base for the finished flagstones. We bordered the entire driveway using a silver granite cobblesett from Newgrange (Kilsaran). Belvedere slate coloured, 3 sizes from Kilsaran was the main style used for the driveway. We bordered the flower beds using a granite block set in concrete to allow for raised flower beds.

Get a free quote today from the experts at Select Paving on replacing your driveway or patio. Visit our driveway services at:

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

New Indian Sandstone Patio

Another patio installation by Select Paving. This time we renovated the garden area and redesigned it. We put in a new roll on turf lawn on the garden area and created a 2 tiered patio area as the levels are very sloped from the way the builders created the garden areas. We put in the new Indian sandstone at two levels with a new Indian sandstone step created to blend in with it. Get a free quote from Select Paving today on having a new patio in Dublin. Visit:

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Monday, September 2, 2019

New Garde and Patio Area in Dublin

Complete transformation of a garden area in Dublin. Replaced the old lawn and patio area. Put in a new patio area at the top of the garden and another smaller patio area at the bottom. We connected both patios using a single flagstone pathway bordered in block paving from Kilsaran. Standard concrete slabbed patio with a charcoal block paving border around it. New roll on turf lawn laid. Find out about our patio services at:

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New Driveway Laid in Dublin

Here is another driveway installation by Select Paving in Dublin. Removed the old driveway area. Extended the side of the driveway area and put in a retained flower bed using granite block kerbs.
Put down a new foundation, membrane sheeting. Laid a new apron with a corrib border and a flagstone filler. Put in a new recessed inspection chamber and laid the new tarmac driveway. Find out more about our tarmac services at

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Patio Transformation With New Lawn and Garden Paving

Patio transformation in Dublin. Completely renovated the old patio area including the garden. Set in new pathways and flower beds. Put down new roll on lawn and built a new patio area using garden paving from Kilsaran. Flower beds retained using railway sleepers. New patio area at back with matching garden paving. Visit to get a free quote on a new patio in Dublin.

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Tarmac Driveway With Granite Border and Apron

Dug out and removed existing driveway. Extended and redesigned driveway curve to open up the area a little more. Put in new granite edging benched in concrete around driveway. Laid a new tarmac driveway with a 3 inch compressed tarmac finish. Find out more at

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

New Tarmac Driveway in Dublin

Here is another driveway installation completed by Select Paving. Experts at laying tarmac driveways in Dublin.

Replaced the old driveway, new foundation laid on the driveway. Added a new paved border around the driveway using two different colours of Corrib paving and built a circular step using square kerb sets at the front door.

Get a free quote today from Select Paving, visit our website for more information.

Monday, August 5, 2019

New Gravel Driveway Installation in Dublin

Completed another gravel driveway installation in Dublin. We pride ourselves on the quality of our gravel driveways in Dublin.

Dug out and extended the driveway area into the lawn. Put in a new pathway shaped through the driveway using a granite flagstone and cobble granite border. Membrane sheeting was laid over the entire area and a cobble stone border placed around it.

Put in a 20mm gravel over the driveway. Get a quote today from Select Paving for a new driveway/patio/garden area. Unbeatable service, outstanding reputation. Visit

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Friday, May 31, 2019

New Patio Paving in Tallaght, Dublin

Another patio built by Select Paving. The patio and garden area were completely renovated and redesigned.

We removed the old wooden decking area and lawn areas. Put in new foundations, membrane sheeting and laid down a new patio area.

New raised flower beds using tumbled block kerbs, low maintenance flower beds with membrane and gravel covering on them.

When you want a quality contractor for block paving Dublin, give our team a call. We cover all of County Dublin including Tallaght, Sandyford, Blackrock, Dundrum, Rathmines, Blanchardstown and all the other towns. Free quotes!

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Monday, May 27, 2019

New Patio Laid in Dublin With Low Maintenance Gravel Beds

Here is another patio installation completed by Select Paving in Dublin. Completely renovated the garden area, removed the lawn areas, put in a new patio area for chairs and tables.

Customer wanted a low maintenance garden area so we put down a new base, membrane sheeting and finished it off with a gravel surface. No weeds, no lawn mowing.

If you would like a free quote, get in touch with the Select Paving team at to discuss your project. When you want the best patios available, you call the best patio contractor in Dublin to lay it.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

New Tarmac Driveway Installation in Raheny, Dublin

New driveway installed in Dublin by the experts at paving Dublin. Replaced the old driveway, removed the lawn on one side and reshaped the driveway on the other side.

Put in a new retaining border on the left side with a heavy duty block kerb which was angled. New granite border installed on the driveway.

Put down a tarmac driveway which we machine rolled to ensure it had a solid finish on it. If you want a tarmac driveway, give our team a call today in Dublin.

Tarmac Driveway Raheny, DublinFree quotes, quality work by your local paving company for Dublin.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Get A Summer Deal Today On Paving in Dublin

Are you looking to replace your driveway or patio in Dublin? Thinking you might like paving in Dublin? Give our team a call today. We are experts at block paving and we are now providing summer deals on driveways and patios.

Our driveway services includes driveway paving, tarmac driveways, gravel driveways and concrete driveways in Dublin. Quality, reputable driveway service covering all of County Dublin.

Driveway Installation in DublinCall our team today to book a free no obligation quote on replacing your driveway, patio or garden area. We are the number one paving contractor in Dublin, providing quality workmanship at unbeatable prices.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Driveway Installation in Dundrum

Completed a driveway installation in Dundrum area. Replaced the old driveway area, Driveway built using Kilsaran paving. New step installed. Paved circle done with Corrib sets and a silver granite border around the driveway and the circle area to make it stand out.

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If you would like a quote, call our team today. If it is paving in Dublin, Select Paving are the number one choice for quality, price and service.

Gravel Driveway Castleknock, Dublin

Driveway transformation completed in Castleknock, Dublin. Replaced old driveway and side pathway. Put down a new base, membrane and a gravel finish.

Corrib silver granite border and paving apron at the front of the driveway. Block edge kerbs for raised flowerbeds done with a charcoal colour.

Replacing a driveway in Castleknock, Dublin.Gravel Driveway Dublin

If you are looking for a quote on replacing your driveway with gravel in Dublin, get in touch with our team today. Quality work at a price you can afford.

Friday, April 5, 2019

Corrib Paving Installation in Rathfarnham

Driveway installation in Rathfarnham completed using silver granite Corrib for the border and black granite Corrib used as the main paving for the driveway. The Corrib range is from Kilsaran in Dublin.

Existing area was removed, new sub base installation. New recessed inspection chamber installed to blend in with the driveway. Sand was used as a base for the paving. The Corrib was installed on top of the sand and machine compacted to a firm finish. The lawn edges either side of the paving was tidied up and new top soil layered on it to ensure a fresh lawn would grow right next to it in an even and tidy fashion.


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Get a free quote in Rathfarnham, Co Dublin on installing a driveway today by calling Select Paving in Dublin, we look forward to hearing from you.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

How To Lay Block Paving

The most effective method to Lay Block Paving on Driveways and Patio's

Despite the fact that we generally tell people to choose a Dublin paving contractor for bigger projects with block paving, you can manage to lay block paving on smaller areas correctly, if you follow certain guidelines.

If you are looking to have paving in Dublin, always ask around and see if you can get a reliable, professional paving company to help you. You really don't want to spend serious money on materials and make a mess of the installation.

Site Preparation

Despite what was there previously, you have to guarantee a strong base for you block paving. This implies evacuating the current surface and leaving enough space for something like 4 creeps of base for the zone.

This base should be what might be compared to Type 1 Hardcore which is semi porous yet once you have compacted ought to turn out to be genuinely strong.

Amid this stage you have to ensure you have set your dimensions roughly to what you will require for managing seepage on your carport or patio region.

Edge limitations (whenever required)

This would be the perfect stage to put in your edge limitations in the event that you require any. In the event that you are hoping to have a flush completion with whatever is there, you don't. In the event that anyway you have grass adjacent to it, soil or something comparable, you should dependably put in an edging.

The edging can truly be anything you might want and regularly its only a standard kerb, block paving kerb or a block paving block which is sidelined in cement on its side.

Paving base

This is the place you would first set out your film sheeting. This averts weed development on the territory. When you have layer sheeting down, you can put little spots of sand to keep it set up.

Spread sand everywhere throughout the territory, we prescribe a coarse sand as its penetrable, and you set exact dimensions on it.

To set the required dimensions, ensure you have pulled string line levels from purposes of A to B to guarantee a precise water fall and screeding is finished by pulling a screeding bar along 2 metals channels which have been set to the required statures.

Laying – the block design

The laying of solid block paving ought to dependably start from the base of any incline, ideally beginning from a correct point or a straight edge. Working from a few packs at any given moment is basic when utilizing a blended size item, for example, cobble styled paving blocks.

Contingent upon the kind of paving and the example you are introducing, you should either lay it amazed or in a herringbone design. We prescribe having a line pulled from the 90 degree edge of whatever point you pick.

Lay the paving off the string line in a herringbone design and just continue rehashing it line by line until you have filled the zone with block paving.

Picking The Right Options For Your Driveway Paving

Circumscribing is typically done after this by circumventing the paving and adding it to the outside of the paving. We state ordinarily, yet now and again if there will be vehicular traffic heading off to the edges of the outskirt, we suggest setting them in before you screed the sand with cement.

In conclusion, cut the block paving with a jewel sharp edge saw or a block splitter (you can procure both of these however in the event that you are unpracticed, we suggest the block splitter for safety reasons). Cut the holes utilizing a paving pencil or chalk stick to check the paving precisely to fit the hole between the paving and the fringe.

Ensure if the block paving has not been in set in cement and isn't being held by edging, to back up the fringes with cement to guarantee it doesn't move.

Jointing of the block paving is ideally finished in dry periods. We apply oven dried sand to the block cleared region, at that point brush into the joints utilizing a delicate brush, guaranteeing the joints are filled completely.

You can smaller the block paving with a vibrator plate. This is a machine which keeps running over paving and vibrates down, hard, in a little square region. This is more than sufficient for a block paving. For mud blocks, we prescribe utilizing a vibrator plate with an elastic tangle to secure them.

When you have compacted the block paving, you should top back up the paving joints with some more oven got sand and brush dry the whole territory.
We trust this encourages you with your paving venture and on the off chance that you need any assistance, kindly don't dither to connect with our paving company in Dublin.