Although driveways need to be hard-wearing and functional, they are also on display and so it is worth considering their design carefully. Check out the ideas…
Bob's Tip of the Day: Your driveway can either absorb water or shed it. Some driveway materials, like brick and pavers, are permeable because the little spaces between them allow water back into the ground where it belongs. A driveway that’s covered in a nonporous material like concrete or asphalt needs to be pitched in a way that directs water away from your home, or it needs a drainage trench along the side to divert water.