Culvert Installation and Repair
Culverts allow water to safely pass under your gravel driveway or road without damaging the roadway. By placing corrugated metal or plastic tubing along the under ground section of the waterway you can safely drive across the roadway without obstructing the waterway or damaging the road. The corrugated material provides a stronger strength to weight ratio then a smooth pipe, and slows the speed of flowing water. Our team of professionals will make quick work of installing or repairing an existing damaged culvert and make your gravel roadways safe to drive on again.
Ditch digging, trenching, grading and repairs
If you need to dig a ditch or trench contact the professionals at Gravel Driveway Services. Whether it's for a gas main, water main, telephone line or other; our team of confident professionals will execute the task to perfection, ensuring that your trench or ditch meets all speficications.
There are many reasons to consider landscape grading. Whether it's to improve drainage by creating slopes to lead water away from the home, to help prevent erosion, increase the stability of the land or just to improve the look of your landscape Gravel Driveway Services has the tools and knowledge you need to finish your project. We can find hidden utilities and water lines as well as make sure that you have all of the required permits to begin digging. Contact Gravel Driveway Services to talk to an expert and get a quote today.
Steep pitch driveways and grading
Steep pitch driveways can be dangerous if not done right. Your driveway requires a certain slope to function properly. Typically, a slope of 10% to 15% is the maximum grade a driveway can support while still being functional. Having a driveway that is accessible to transport trucks, delivery vehicles, & emergency vehicles is a must. The experts at Gravel Driveway Services can evaluate and recommended the ideal steep and grade for your home to ensure optimal results.
Catch basin installations and repairs
There are many reasons to consider adding a catch basin or storm drain to your property. A catch basin or storm drain helps to collect runoff from rain water, melting snow, overflowing riverbanks or any other source of moving water that could potentially cause damage to your home. When placed in the right location and with the right grading you can catch and prevent the majority of the water from reaching your home, reducing the chance of flooding or water damage in your home or foundation.
Equestrian, Paddock and farm work
A gravel driveway or roadway is key for farm work and all types of stables, especially stables containing horses. Gravel driveways provide much better traction then their asphalt counterparts. During harsh weather conditions such as rain and snow a gravel driveway won't be as slippery and will reduce the risk of injury, for people, animals and vehicles. Not only is a gravel driveway the safer option, but it is also the cheapest and easiest to maintain. Contact Gravel Driveway Services and speak with one of our friendly staff members about the benefits of a gravel driveway today.
Commercial properties, laneways and parking lots
Rural areas have a natural need for gravel driveways and laneways. Gravel Driveway Services, based in Aurora, has the ability to reach surrounding rural areas to perform restorations and the implementation of new gravel driveways for public and commercial properties.
Baseball Diamonds / Sports Fields
Residential driveways can be expensive and time consuming to repair. With a gravel driveway from Gravel Driveway Services you can rest easy knowing that your driveway won't let you down. Gravel driveways & recycled asphalt driveways are some of the most inexpensive forms of driveway around, and require little maintenance to stay in tip top shape.
Recycled red asphalt. Red victorian brick style, timeless look. Properties of the aggregate are the same as recycled asphalt, same level of compacting. This is a positive aesthetic look to match homes with red or grey brick. Red asphalt is at the same price point as regular recylced asphalt and is environmentally friendly. We are able to supply this exclusively.
Hutchenson Sand & Gravel Mixes supply all aggregate for specialty aggregate driveway construction.
We are living in a world in which recycling has become an important activity in saving precious resources. Plastic, metal and glass are all recycled without losing any of their properties when used. The same situation applies in the case of asphalt, which represents an environmental and cost efficient option for your driveway.
Recycled asphalt is made out of asphalt pavement material, removed from damaged surfaces that need repairing and reprocessed in such a way that up to 100 % of the original asphalt is saved. Unlike ordinary gravel, this material is much more compact and stable.
Recycled asphalt driveways are a good solution for extreme weather, such as long periods of rain and high temperatures, as well as in winter, because, unlike common gravel, which disintegrates easily and often has to be replaced, especially in spring, recycled asphalt does not segregate or wash out.
In contrast to gravel, recycled asphalt recycled asphalt driveways have a unique peppered look to them, therefore fitting any landscape. Their simplicity makes them blend harmoniously around your house and property.
To summarize the obvious advantages to using recycled asphalt can be comprised in the following points:
- High performance.
- Long lasting
- Environmentally soothing.
- Cost efficient.
- Esthetically pleasing.
Looking for Something Stable and Durable? The Recycled Asphalt Driveways Are Just the Solution for You!
Driveway Repairs and Restoration
If your gravel driveway or recycled asphalt driveway isn't looking as good as it used to, or if you need to repair cracks & erosion caused by difficult weather conditions look no further than Gravel Driveway Services. Servicing the Aurora and surrounding areas, no job is too big or too small. Contact us today to get a quote and discuss your upcoming project.