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Benefits of High Friction Surfacing

If you’re a car driver, cyclist or general road user, you may well be familiar with the site of High Friction Surfacing out on our country’s roads. Tens of thousands of metres are laid every year just by HMS alone, in order to improve road safety and ultimately saves...

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Most of us will at least be considering the prospect of Christmas shopping by now, even if we haven’t quite summoned the motivation to brave the city center chaos quite yet… Here at HMS, we love city centers, shopping arcades, and almost anywhere else that our resin...

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Whether you’re a seasoned surfacing contractor, experienced landscaper or budding DIY enthusiast, our Decra®Set resin bound and Decra®Stone resin bonded surfacing products should look fantastic every time… But as with most things, prior preparation is key, and that...

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Where we’ve been last week…

At HMS we pride ourselves on being a national resin installation contractor, undertaking jobs from Devon to the Scottish Borders… or in this case, the stunning rural Welsh Coast village of Pennal, near the town of Machynlleth. Surrounded by the majestic countryside of...

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Winter weather ready with HMS…

Winter weather means colder and wetter conditions therefore surfaces can become slippery due to ice or slimy leaves.  Our resin bonded surfacing can make your outdoor spaces not just looking great, but safer too. All of our Decra®Stone surface products are compatible...

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Experience of HMS means you wont be scared!

Don’t get spooked by bad driveway installations, trust HMS to deliver… At HMS we understand that choosing a groundworks or driveway contractor can be a daunting process. With the market buzzing with so many different companies offering very different types and levels...

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Recently Completed…

HMS have been very busy with the opening of our new trade counter and showroom.  However our teams have still been out in force taking advantage of the continued mild weather completing several large decorative surfacing schemes in recent weeks. Here are just some of...

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HMS®TreePit Porous Surfacing

Here at HMS, our Decra®Set porous resin bound paving isn’t just for pedestrian and road surfacing use. With a little alteration to the specification, our resin bound paving becomes HMS®TreePit; a fully accredited, SUDS compliant arboricultural surfacing system. Our...

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Showroom is now open!

Monday 1st October saw our long-awaited grand opening of the HMS Showroom, Trade Counter and bespoke Training Centre!  Located at our HMS site just 8 minutes from junction 20 of the M1. The event was a great success, including ribbon cutting from the Mayor of...

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New Showroom opening 1st October

Monday 1st October will see the opening of our brand new showroom and training area at our Head Office in Leicestershire.  We are very excited about this new facility. The purpose-built new showroom houses a wealth of displays and ideas to really help you get the most...

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Installation hints and tips

With all DIY tasks, prior preparation and sound knowledge of the job ahead is the best way to achieve a top quality outcome, and this couldn’t be truer when it comes to the preparation and application of decorative surfacing. The team at HMS have put together a list...

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HMS is with you every step of the way

Whether your installation is large or small, commercial or domestic, the team at HMS take pride in managing the project from start to finish. Not only do HMS customers have the assurance of our quality products, but the added peace of mind that they are being...

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Decra®Set Bringing the Outside Inside

As the popularity of porous resin bound paving increases, our Decra®Set product is in higher demand every day. However, you would be forgiven for thinking that resin bound paving is only suitable for external uses such as driveways and patios, but not so… Decra®Set is...

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Training Courses for Installers

Training courses for Resin Bound and Resin Bonded installers Training courses are now been offered from HMS.  With over 25 years’ experience in the specialist surfacing industry, HMS Decorative Surfacing is committed to sharing our knowledge to promote the highest...

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Bank Holiday DIY Anyone… ?

This weekend sees the final summer Bank Holiday of 2018, and with the long weekend just around the corner, our attention turns to thoughts of DIY… Here at HMS, we have everything you need to get started with your own resin bound or resin bonded surface installation....

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East Midlands based but seen across the UK

Based in the East Midlands...available across the UK Here at our East Midlands head office location, HMS is very well suited to reach all corners of the UK, and as such, promotes nationwide installation for all of our products and services. Along with numerous...

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The Grange, Knossington

The Grange Therapeutic School, Knossington HMS were contacted by Andrew at K & A Scattergood in relation to a large Decra®Stone resin bonded paving installation at The Grange Therapeutic School in Knossington near Melton Mowbray. Works would include resurfacing the...

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Care & Maintenance of Resin Paving

Care & Repair of Decorative Paving: Here at HMS we want your resin based paving system to look in great condition and perform as it should for many years to come, whether installed by one of our in-house qualified installers, or whether you have purchased materials to...

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