Paving & Concreting
sandman55Stop new rio rod from rusting till job is completedStop new rio rod from rusting till job is completed
Hi all, I am back again looking for advice. I have just had a carport built for our caravan that I hope will arrive around the end of May. On the edge of the carport…
alysanneRecommendations for paving/concrete in Adelaide SARecommendations for paving/concrete in Adelaide SA
I am needing some advice on getting the following done for my house: Approximately 70sqm…
sheljonesPaving for mini basketball court areaPaving for mini basketball court area
Paving would be a waste of time. Pavers do look good however if i was in your shoes i would save up and get your local concreter in to get it done and you wont be disappointed!!!
logarBuilder recommendations for concrete retaining wallsBuilder recommendations for concrete retaining walls
Can anyone recommend a good Building Practitioner? I want to build 3 long concrete retaining walls up to a metre high and 25-30cm wide.
gmbuildingconsultantFront porch separating from the house ....Front porch separating from the house ....
Sounds like you are on a site with reactive clay soils, hence the soils shrink or swell depending on the underlying moisture content in the soil (resulting in the…
building-expertBuilding consultant/inspector for Concrete in AdelaideBuilding consultant/inspector for Concrete in Adelaide
Maybe you can post few quality photos
bashworthConcrete slab over deck footings (pour at same time)Concrete slab over deck footings (pour at same time)
I don't really see why you need footings and a slab. If it were me I would Forget the three footings holes on the…
GillyMSteep, slippery driveway........ looking for suggestions?Steep, slippery driveway........ looking for suggestions?
Received a msg abut this from Venessa, but HomeOne says I can't respond as the user is no longer registered, so hopefully Venessa will read this, and I will respond here! …
RoryHELP Removing throw on concrete color off porch tiles ?HELP Removing throw on concrete color off porch tiles ?
Using an acid or chemical will not damage the tiles. But it will damage the concrete. And you might end up with a lot of effort and a mediocre result. It would probably be…
Jay95Self Levelling Concrete Over a Sealed Concrete Slab?Self Levelling Concrete Over a Sealed Concrete Slab?
ozyboy84Be Warned - unlicensed concreter Primo Concreting StevenBe Warned - unlicensed concreter Primo Concreting Steven
Hi I was recently ripped off by Steve Costello from Primo concreting He gave a fake licence and i mistakenly paid him upfront Ive since found out that his unlicensed…
yoyo72ashfelt driveway help 290sm drive and am a bit confused!ashfelt driveway help 290sm drive and am a bit confused!
ok so we have a new build driveway is huge and the drive has quite a steep drop. due to site costs being doubled budget is a bit low and we are kinda country so an ashfelt…
Lea889Concrete driveway - building with HenleyConcrete driveway - building with Henley
21 November 2016
Hi gngcrazy, Has your house been complete? I'm just going through the final stages of my house. The builder did my driveway. I recommend you do this after handover. The…
Lea889New House - Concrete Driveway Concerns (Please Help)New House - Concrete Driveway Concerns (Please Help)
20 November 2016
Thank you Waldorf_Grange_Build for your response. Unfortunately, I'm in Sydney. I've already engaged a pre-handover inspection, just waiting confirmation if the driveway…
potting aroundCement PotCement Pot
10 November 2016
Hi All I've made a pot out of pure portland cement (and water). You can see a picture here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwUfC- ... p=drivesdk It's a mix of grey and…
sandman55What do you use for boxing up under a concrete slabWhat do you use for boxing up under a concrete slab
3 November 2016
Thanks Rory, at present I am chasing up quotes for the materials for the carport and then I will seek out a builder. I mainly wanted some info for my own knowledge in how…
RoryAnyone used filler on cracked exposed aggregrate driveway?Anyone used filler on cracked exposed aggregrate driveway?
2 November 2016
you never know... I have a feeling it will be too white and stand out from 10 times further away than the hairline crack... or be something that crumbles away when it…
1960sModernistHomeRestoring old brick paving groutRestoring old brick paving grout
29 October 2016
We have clay brick pavers around our pool that are about 35-40 years old. They are laid on a sand cement base. The pavers are still in good condition and still level. The…
janvandzuraWhere is the cheapest concrete in Adelaide 2.5m³Where is the cheapest concrete in Adelaide 2.5m³
27 October 2016
Hi I am looking to build fence and need 2.5m³ for the footing in Holden Hill. Does anyone know cheap company or someone who can do it for me. cheers J.
LittleGardenGnomeBrisbane/Ipswich Concreters requiredBrisbane/Ipswich Concreters required
22 October 2016
All I can say is good luck finding someone to actually give you a quote and then to either turn up to do the work or to stick to the quote they gave you.