Resin Bound Gravel Patios have become increasingly popular with home owners and commercial property owners in the UK over the past 5 years. With more emphasis on the use of SuDS complaint flooring in urban areas after the environmental agency began calling for managed water runoff to reduce the risk of flooding which has become far too commonplace over the past few years. With this in mind many people have decided turned from hard surfacing to resin bound gravel surfacing to correct the drainage issue most of us are facing.
Whilst being environmentally friendly and reducing the chance of flooding, resin bound gravel surfacing is also a beautiful flooring solution. With so many different coloured gravels and aggregates on offer you can create your dream patio which compliments its surrounding area fantastically. As well as adding to your homes general appearance, resin bound gravel patios give you a hard wearing and minimal maintenance patio area which can be used all year round. Thanks to its manipulability, regardless of the size or shape of your required patio, resin bound gravel can be used to create even the most unusual shaped areas (we recommended to use a skilled and experienced surfacer for difficult installations).
Most people may say they are pleased with their current patio, however could they be happier by choosing to have a resin bound gravel patio installed? Compared to alternative patio surfacing such as loose gravel or concrete and brick, resin bound surfacing is the superior option by far:
A pebble resin patio is the better solution for your home compared to concrete and brick:
Resin Bound is also greater than loose gravel too:
To help you purchase the correct amount of gravel and binder for your resin bound gravel patio we have 3.5m² Resin Bound Gravel Kits available in a number of colours for you to purchase. By measuring out your required area you can then proceed to buy the correct amount of kits to complete your project. Each kit contains one tub of UV stable resin, three bags of 2-5mm Gravel and one bag of 1-3mm gravel. Please note, our kits are estimated to cover 3.5m² at 18mm depth (which is the recommended depth for use on areas where cars will be driven).
To recap, Resin Bound Gravel Patios are:
For more information on resin bound gravel surfacing read our Resin Bound Gravel Installation Guide which contains all of the information you will need to know before laying or having your own resin bound gravel patio laid for you.