Tarmac Services

Colchester, Chelmsford & Southend


Tarmac Driveways Colchester & Essex

Our expertly designed and applied tarmac driveways are an affordable alternative to concrete. It is among the easiest materials to install and has been sought after across residential, commercial, and public construction projects. If you are looking for an economical yet tough material to build a driveway, tarmac is one of the more affordable and fastest to install.

What is Tarmac?

Tarmac is a surfacing material that consists of tar and concrete, sand, or cement aggregates. It is easily applied to all types of surfaces, creating a uniform, dark appearance.

Why Choose Tarmac for Your Driveway Construction?

Tarmac is more economical than concrete. As it is also efficient and simple to install, tarmac makes for an overall valuable installation. Its fast-drying times mean minimal delay, whether for small private residencies or more significant public works.

The application of tarmac is favoured among commercial and residential properties because it is naturally weather resistant. For driveways, you can minimize the occurrence of slipping or skidding tires. It will also last against extremes in temperature but must be correctly mixed and laid by a highly skilled and professional service.

Tarmac is also famous because it is considered an environmentally friendly and sustainable material. It will not demand an overabundance of natural resources. As it delivers efficient drying times, there is minimal wastage without having excess product drift into surrounding vegetation or waterways.

To maintain the beautiful and smooth condition of your newly applied surface, simply wash down with a hose. Tarmac is easily maintained. If repairs are required, please contact us at Build a Drive in Colchester. We are professional driveway installers ensuring high-quality applications and impeccable finishes. Our durable driveways, pathways, and landscaping solutions are customized to meet the requirements of our customers. To ensure your Tarmac driveway is applied correctly, trust our expertise and our skilled workmanship.

The Benefits of Tarmac Surfacing

Tarmac surfacing is an ideal option for both domestic and commercial projects.

Extremely Durable and Long Lasting 

Professional Looking Finish

Cost-Effective for Large Areas

The option of Red or Black Tarmac

Why Choose Build A Drive Ltd

We are a local paving company based in Colchester with a wealth of experience in installing Resin Driveways, block paving, tarmac driveways and more. We serve Colchester, Chelmsford, Southend & Braintree areas throughout Essex.

More reasons to choose us 

We have a reputation to protect as being a hard-working and friendly driveway specialist company. We undertaking a project, we take all the financial risk by not asking for a penny until the customer is 100% satisfied with our work.


We are trusted and reviewed on Trustist & Trustpilot


We do not ask for any payment upfront or in advance


We guarantee all work for 10 years


The quality of our work can be seen from our pictures

driveway & Patios Chelmsford, Colchester and Braintree
10 year guarantee on your new driveway

Let Us Build Your Dream Driveway

We can build your dream driveway or patio for a low cost and affordable price. We work with our customers to get the best results and customer satisfaction. We are so confident in our work we offer a 10-year guarantee on our work.

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