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A Brief History of Cobbles

A Brief History of Cobbles

When you think of a traditional street in the UK, then chances are that you are going to see cobbles. Cobbles have been used for years up and down the UK and have become an iconic part of British life. Cobbles not only look great, but they

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Why use cobbles for your driveway?

Why use cobbles for your driveway?

Why choose a cobbled driveway for your home? When you are building a driveway for your home, you are going to want to make sure that it is built to the best standard and from the best materials possible. There are plenty out there to choose from,

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Natural Stone Drive and Path Maintenance Through Autumn & Winter

Natural Stone Drive and Path Maintenance Through Autumn & Winter

Throughout Autumn and Winter low temperatures and conditions such as heavy rain; ice and snow can take their toll on the toughest of stone surfaces such as the driveways; patios and paths around your home, so here are a few handy maintenance tips on how to prepare

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Why are Cobbles Making a Comeback?

Why are Cobbles Making a Comeback? Home and outdoor trends will change but one material that is making a comeback and being seen all over the country is the cobble. So why are they so popular? Cobbles are very durable, there are some streets in the UK

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What are cobbles?

What are cobbles? Cobbles are stones which were used in earlier times for street’s and roads. The word ‘cob’ means a rounded lump which describes the cobblestones best. Cobbles are large pebbles which have often been rounded by flowing water. They are found on the bed streams

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