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The Driveway Centre

Member of Checkatrade for over 5 years
The Driveway Centre Feedback Scores
219 feedback reports
with an average score of 9.7 out of 10.
Works in
50 mile radius of Bournemouth including wilts & Hants.
Contact
name: Dave Bligh
address:
Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH12 2EN
telephone: 0800 4583973   Enlarged for easy dialing:
0800 4583973
mobile: 07814 405676
email:
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Hello and thank you for taking the time to look at our Company profile. We have offices in Poole, Blandford & Dorchester and cover the whole of Dorset.

The Driveway Centre is a small family business founded in 1998, and has over 20 years experience within the Paving Industry. The Driveway Centre specialises in the design and construction of low maintenance Driveways, Pathways and Patios, we also undertake repairs and restoration of existing driveways, paths, patios and drainage. All our new Driveways, Paths and Patios are weather sealed upon completion to prevent weed growth and to allow for easy maintenance.

We offer a full design and installation service from Landscaping to Installation. We are happy to give free quotations and advice. Being a small Company our prices are very competitive and you will not be paying for large marketing/advertising campaigns.

Our Services include installation of Block Paving, Tar-macadam, Decorative Stone, Patio Slabs and Concrete to name but a few.

We also offer a full Repair & Restoration Service for existing Driveways, Paths & Patios.

These include Cleaning & Sealing of Driveways, Paths, Patios, Walls and Timber Decking.

Repointing, Resurfacing, Repairs to Drainage, Repairs to Patios and Block Paving, Re Leveling, Re Surfacing Pattern Imprinted Concrete, Re Sealing. Tarmac repairs & sealing, Concrete repairs and Restoration of Timber Decking.

Lifting and relaying of damaged block paving.

Removing tree roots.

Fencing repairs. All pipework, groundwork, drainage installation & repairs.

We now have a new product to re-screed existing concrete which has lost its surface, ideal for Driveways, Garage Floors etc. 

We also install and repair all types of Fencing, please enquire for quotes.

All our work is guaranteed, and as a member of Checkatrade we will always maintain complete customer satisfaction as you will see from reading our customer feedback.  Due to the very high standard of our construction work, we back all our new installations with a full 10 year warranty. We have lots of examples of our work locally for you to view, feel free to browse the picture gallery, if you can't find what you are looking for give us a call or drop us an email.  Domestic and Commercial enquiries welcome.

We are now fully endorsed by Dorset Trading standards and as a member of "The Dorset Buy with confidence scheme" We offer peace of mind to all new and prospective customers.

We now also have offices in Bridport to cover Dorchester, Weymouth and the surrounding area.

Thank you for your time.

Dave Bligh (proprietor)

drivewaycentre@yahoo.co.uk

www.thedrivewaycentre.co.uk

Skills
Main work undertaken
Block Paving, Concrete Driveways, Driveway Cleaning/Sealing, Driveway/Patio Cleaning, Driveways/Patios/Paths, Gravel/Shingle Driveways, Patios/Paving, Permeable Paving., Soakaways, Tarmac Driveways
Also skilled in
Landscaper , Moss Removal, Roofing Repairs
Accreditations and Memberships
Company Information
Interviewed on: 22 January 2009 Public Liability Insurance: Current - Verified on 3 February 2014
Limited Company: No Insured by: QBE Insurance and Axa Insurance
VAT Registered: No Coverage amount (£): 2,000,000
References 4 received by Checkatrade

As part of our vetting procedure, these references consist of the first 5 processed feedback submissions which have been spot-checked/verified by Checkatrade.com when The Driveway Centre joined in January 2009.

Trade reference.
We have known Mr Bligh for over 4 years and have found him to be honest and reliable in our dealings. We know of them as a reputable company.
Trader in Poole, 10 February 2009
Driveway.
Excellent quote, prompt work well done very satisfied. I would be happy to recommend them.
Customer in Ferndown, 10 February 2009
Patio resealed.
Mr Bligh's paver worked and re-sealed my patio. I found him to be very polite and a cheerful person, and I was very happy with the work he carried out. I would be happy to recommend them.
Customer in Blandford, 10 February 2009
Driveway.
Excellent - came when said they would, always very pleasant. It looks good now! I would be happy to recommend them.
Customer in Blandford, 10 February 2009
Feedback Reports Showing 10 out of 219 (reviews based on work commenced)
Total recommendations: 219, average score 9.7 Last six months: 17 reports, average rating 9.9
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Patio cleaned and sealed.
Cleaned patio and surrounding wall.
Customer in Wimborne, 3 April 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Driveway was jet washed, sanded and sealed, plus the decking area in the garden washed down.
Top job, Dave is a great guy, kept us informed when he would be in and finished with a good clean down.
Customer in Broadstone, 27 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Clean, sand and reseal block paving driveway.
A thorough and professional job. Leaving the drive looking very good with helpful advice on how to maintain it.
Customer in Bournemouth, 21 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Pressure spraying patio slabs and sealing.
Excellent workmanship. Competitively quoted. Gave good advice and information.
Customer in Ferndown, 20 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Patio cleaning.
Very good polite and kept informed what he was doing.
Customer in Wimborne, 14 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Driveway
Job very well done. Great personality and helpful.
 Repeat Customer in Wimborne, 14 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 10Timekeeping: 10 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
10
Combined score: 10 out of 10
1010
Chemically cleaned and sealed Indian stone patio.
Excellent job. A repeat of same job done two years previously.
 Repeat Customer in Wimborne, 13 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 9Timekeeping: 9 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
9.8
Combined score: 9.8 out of 10
9.810
Patio area pressure cleaned, section of driveway levelled to prevent excess laying of water.
Dave Bligh very helpful, courteous and informative. Second time he has carried out work for me, thoroughly recommend.
Customer in Wimborne, 8 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 9Timekeeping: 9 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
9.8
Combined score: 9.8 out of 10
9.810
Patio pressure cleaned/decking areas. Small area of existing paviour drive lifted as uneven, relaid and sealed.
I find Dave a very courteous man who explains all that he is going to carry out. Second time I have used The Driveway Centre, would thoroughly recommend.
Customer in Wimborne, 7 March 2014  
Scores:
10Tidiness: 10 out of 10 9Timekeeping: 9 out of 10 10Courtesy: 10 out of 10 10Workmanship: 10 out of 10
9.8
Combined score: 9.8 out of 10
9.810
Repairs to drive, cleaning and sealing.
Good service and very helpful.
Customer in Poole, 5 March 2014  
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