Colordrives is proud to announce that we are now on the Tobermore approved paving contractors and driveways installers list. To become a Tobermore approved contractor we have had to show that the quality of our work is up to a high standard and that we have the relevant public and employer liability insurance.
A quick up date to let potential customers know that we are no longer members of Solihull trading standards Shipshape scheme. Solihull council in its wisdom has decided to pass on the management of its Shipshape scheme to a 3rd party private company who now charges ridiculous amounts for their services and makes no attempt [...]
Colordrives new website has finally gone live after many months of development and hard work. Our new site is fully responsive so will now look good on any device from Iphones and Ipads to 27" macs. We've added a whole load of new information : New updated FAQs section answering all the questions you could possibly [...]
On 1 January 2008 the existing British Standards for asphalt paving (BS 4987-1 and BS 594-1) were withdrawn and replaced by a new European Standard in several parts: BS EN 13108:— Bituminous mixtures, material, specifications BS EN 13108–1 Asphalt concrete BS EN 13108–2 Asphalt concrete for thin layers BS EN 13108–3 Soft asphalt BS EN [...]
As you may or may not know the government has brought in new regulations for the installation of driveways since the 1st of October 2008. To comply with these new guidelines it is highly recommended you seek professional advice. In summary the new regulations are designed to reduce the volume of water being sent into [...]