Resin Bonded or Resin Bound

There are two methods of applying resin-based surfaces, Resin Bonded and Resin Bound. If you are looking for hardwearing and durable surfacing then these are the best options. Here at Greystone Surfacing we are proud suppliers of both Resin Bonded and Resin Bound surfaces, which are affordable and flexible options for your surfacing needs.

Resin Bonded and Resin Bound surfaces are a fantastic alternative to tarmac or concrete for home or for business. They offer an attractive appearance which can be easily designed to fit your needs and both come in a range of high quality finishes, you can find a surface from Greystone Surfacing to suit your needs.

Resin Bound

Resin Bound surfacing the aggregate is mixed with the resin. It is smoothed down to the required finish with no lose stones. The finish is flexible and resistant to cracking and has a long lifespan. Resin Bound surfaces are a great fix they can be laid on top of existing ‘tired-looking’ surfaces and can be easily laid and quickly finished.
Resin bound diagram

With Resin Bound surfacing you can create unique designs with different finishes including patterns and logos, ideal for shopping centre or offices. This type of surfacing is wheelchair friendly, making it ideal for DDA schemes, with uses in pedestrian areas, schools and amenity areas.

You can choose from choice of aggregates including rounded or crushed stone and tumbled coloured glass which can be ‘blended’ to produce a particular shade or tone. Ideal for use both inside and outside including show rooms, display areas pool surrounds and internal flooring Resin Bound surfaces are not affected by oil or fuel spillages and are UV stable.

Benefits

• Durable
• Low Maintenance
• UV Stable
• Anti-slip
• Wheelchair Friendly

Resin Bonded

Resin Bonded surfacing the resin is applied to a suitable surface and covered with lose aggregate.

Any lose stones are removed once the surface has cured. This method is an affordable option, as the resin is used on the base only and it’s also easy and quick to lay however it is still is highly durable.
Resin bonded diagram

Resin Bonded surfacing is versatile and can be used for a wide range of surfaces including awkward areas, such as steps angled walkways. It a popular choice for driveways and patios as well as the commercial sector including schools, play areas, leisure facilities and car parks, footpaths and cycle ways.

Offering a natural finish Resin Bonded surfacing it’s the perfect option for parks, visitor centres and even the home garden. The natural finish is also a great option for retail areas, offices and modern developments.

Benefits

• Durable
• Low Maintenance
• Anti-slip
• Easy Application