Paving & Concreting
sandman55Stop new rio rod from rusting till job is completed
Thanks for your reply bashworth, that sounds good and I have been doing some reading on the net and I see that welding rio bar as I planned to weld it to the posts can…
alysanneRecommendations 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 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 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 ....
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 Adelaide
Maybe you can post few quality photos
bashworthConcrete 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?
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 ?
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?
ozyboy84Be 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!
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 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)
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 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 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?
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 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…