It’s no surprise that driveways are becoming more popular with properties. After all, there is a wealth of benefits for those who build one! Maybe you need space to park your car every day or maybe just want an extra garden patio where guests can gather around and enjoy themselves before they leave on their next adventure; if so then consider adding this investment into yours today because its many uses go beyond providing self-sufficient parking spaces only limited by what property owners can imagine up ahead.
Below are some of the main benefits of having a driveway installed:
Convenience – The convenience of having your own space to park every day is just one reason people love driveways. Not only does it make tasks like carrying in heavy objects or shopping easier, but living close by means you don’t have far to go when the time comes for that important errand!
Cheaper Car Insurance – Parking your car on a driveway is usually cheaper than parking it in the garage or on a road. It can be tempting to tell your insurance company that you do so when, really though they will see for themselves using Google Street View – just don’t bet their money!
Less Chance Of Theft – Leaving your car on a driveway will deter thieves due to its close proximity to your property. Those that are parked on the road are more at risk, because in a lot of cases they aren’t in direct view of the owner and are hard to see at night.
Property Value and Aesthetics – Virgin Money says that building a driveway can boost the value of your home by 5-10%.
It also makes your home more aesthetically pleasing which in turn also makes your property more saleable when the time comes.
Creating the perfect driveway is easier than you might think. There are a great range of colours, textures and materials available to match any home style – so choose one that complements your property’s architecture!