Tarmacking Services
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Tar & Chip Driveways

Emerald Tarmac and Asphalt Paving Contractors

Welcome to Emerald Tarmac and Asphalt, a family operated Tarmac, Asphalt and Paving Contractors, with over 35 years of tarmac laying experience. Located in Galway we provide services to customers in counties Galway, Mayo, Clare, Roscommon, Tipperary and Offaly.

Tarmac Driveways

Tarmac creates a durable and hard wearing surface ideal for driveways. The surface is generally non-slip and easy to keep clean. Our team is highly qualified and has a wide range of experience in laying asphalt and tarmac drive ways. We provide a full service including the installation of drainage, kerbs, and stone edging.

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Tar & Chip Driveways
Tar & Chip Driveways

Tar & Chip Driveways

The “Tar and Chip” method is an effective way to both rejuvenate a tired or worn driveway or create a new one and is a low-cost alternative to asphalt, offering a more solid surface than plain gravel. It also has a rough texture, which makes for much better footing when wet or snow-covered.

Paved Driveways

Paving driveways provide a great look to the front of your home. Pavers and blocks are available in a wide range of colours and textures. So whatever brick, stone or cement finish your house has there will be a paver to complement it. We are paving experts and installations carried out by our team are guaranteed up to 5 years against subsidence and surface water retention, the paving products we install come with a minimum of a 10 year manufacturer guarantee. 

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paved driveways

We specialise in

New Tarmac or Asphalt driveways

Driveway re-surfacing and repairs

Car Park installations

Private Estate Roads

Asphalt tennis courts

Kerb & Path Laying

Brick Paving

Wall & Pillar Construction

Tarmac & Asphalt Benefits

Inexpensive (cheaper to install)


Safer (skid resistant and less prone to being iced over)

Recyclable (can be dug up and re-used)

Quick to complete

Easy to maintain

Easy to repair

Offers more options in terms of colours and finishes

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We follow a proven tarmac and asphalt laying process and only use top quality materials sourced from some of the best known building materials suppliers, so your driveway is guaranteed to last. We are so sure of the quality of our workmanship, that we offer 5 years written guarantee on all work done by us.

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