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Excavation for Swimming Pool Derbyshire

Recently Alan Bailey Groundworks completed an excavation to create a Swimming Pool in Derbyshire.         An existing concrete base was broken up using a  Hydraulic Breaker.  The rubble was then removed using our mini digger and dumpers.  Once the site was cleared the pool dimensions were marked out  ready for excavation.                       Upon completion of excavation, a…

New Garden Steps – Ashbourne Derbys

An addition of garden steps, using Bradstone grey paving slabs has made an easy access to the elevated lawn area. To see the huge difference the addition of the garden steps have made to this garden landscape,  we have shown the ‘Before’ and ‘After’ images below                                   To complete the attractive addition of the…

New Patio Inspiration for Your Home

Now is the time of year we all look forward to spending more time in the garden and enjoying the fresh air.  An addition of a new patio creates another special space to eat drink and be merry with family and friends!  There is plenty of hard landscaping to choose from sandstone, concrete, limestone, granite or slate but the Indian natural sandstone still seems to be the most popular.  The stone can be…

Indian Sandstone Paving Ashbourne

Yet another superb transformation using Indian Sandstone Paving.  The existing unstable old concrete slabs were removed to create a beautiful Natural Indian Stone Patio.   Laid correctly, this impressive addition to the exterior landscape of the house will be enjoyed for years. To see our latest customer testimonials please click on the Derbyshire Trusted Trader logo on our home page The ‘Before’ and ‘After’ images of this project – Could your…

Indian Stone Snelston Ashbourne

Indian sandstone has become increasingly popular in the UK in recent years as a domestic patio or driveway product. Due to its strength and versatility coupled with its natural beauty, it is often the chosen product with many homeowners to produce functional yet stylish spaces for family and social use. Here we show how a space can be totally transformed using Indian Stone Paving The Existing Courtyard – old concrete…

Newly Developed Retail Units – Block Paving – Sudbury

Alan Bailey Groundworks Ltd has redeveloped this courtyard to create pedestrian areas in front of the newly developed retail units. The materials used, including block paving, have been chosen to complement the original estate yard workshops.         Golconda self binding gravel complements the old brick buildings and ‘locks’ together to give a firmer but natural finish. Self Binding Gravel is widely used around stately homes, heritage properties…

Electrical Cable and Water Pipe Installation Ashbourne

Electrical Cable and Water Pipe Installation A Davis Trencher 700 is used to cut a narrow trench into the ground for the installation of electrical cables, ducting for BT cables etc, water pipe and land drainage. Using this machine causes minimal ground disturbance to aid the reinstatement of the area after the works have been completed.                          

Tarmac Driveway and Block Paved Parking Area, Belper, Derbyshire

The block paving car parking area created here adds interest to the very functional tarmaced driveway. The block pavers used are called Eaton. To see a sample of these please visit Tipper Building Merchants, Uttoxeter Please click on this link       http://www.tippersbm.co.uk/branches/tippers_uttoxeter_branch.aspx   Please call us for a quote to transform your driveway. To see our most recent testimonials click on the Derbyshire Trusted Trader logo found on our…

Bradstone Charcoal Tegular Paving Ashbourne, Derbyshire

The Bradstone Charcoal Tegular paving in front of the double garage and along side the tarmac drive way creates an interesting feature and enhances  a plain tarmacked entrance to the property.  To see these block pavers and others colours please click the link below http://www.tippersbm.co.uk/branches/tippers_uttoxeter_branch.aspx  

Hydraulic Loading Platform Heanor, Derbyshire

The Hydraulic Loading Platform enables heavy machinery to be loaded into the lorry trailer easily using a fork lift truck. This eliminates risk because there is no loading at heights.  The second image shows the loading bay and loading dock created using concrete blocks, shuttering and  reinforced concrete.