Paving & Concreting
civicbladeConcrete Apron or Artificial Grass Around a New House
1 September 2015
A combination of concrete apron, artificial grass backyard and pebble/mulch front yard is probably what I am going for. Concrete is ~$100/sqm (colour, includes wire…
abbeyboxAcid staining in Australia - Recommendations
22 August 2015
Hi All Has anyone applied acid stain to their floor before? If you have what was the product and what was the result? Or have you had anyone apply the stain for you? We…
noisufAdvice: Driveway being laid, when to etch garage for epoxy?
19 August 2015
Hi all, Need some advice on timings. I plan to epoxy my garage floor but being in Melbourne, it's been a bit too cold to apply. The driveway is being laid early next…
hachyCan anyone recommend a good paver or concreter in Adelaide?
17 July 2015
as stated looking for a good, well priced concreter or paver to do perimeter paving and driveway to our house when built at freeling South Australia. Will be between…
noisufDymark Epoxy Seal - Cold temps during Melbourne Winter
15 July 2015
It's not going to 'bubble', it will just take longer to cure. My husband will do our garage in a couple of weeks. It's already been acid etched…
toddzillaRecommendations - Liquid limestone pathway - WA
21 June 2015
I used reeds concreting for my pool surround Pool surround is not level with the pool sloping up with a 7metres of step to a wooden deck as well as some small other…
karcher.ccAdvice needed for side path and rainwater drainage
12 June 2015
Hi, I' need some advice on how to restore/repair the side path of our house in a reasonably cost effective way. The oldnatural stone paving is quite deteriorated and…
TreeseachangerNeed advice for my liquid limestone paving
29 May 2015
Traffic area should be 100mm, the same as a driveway. Also there definitely should be a sloped area for rain and water drainage. The rest should be quite even, except…
davinciAny recommendations for concreters in Berwick please?
13 May 2015
We would be happy to provide a quotation for you. All contact details are on our website www.davincioutdoor.com Troy
davinciColoured concrete - pre-mixed colour or powder spray on top
9 May 2015
the first guy is correct to a point. the colour is called a 'colour hardener' it increase the surface strength to a point but not 40 mpa nor does it increase its tensile…
LilianaADVICE NEEDED!! Bad concrete levelling, weep hole issues
9 May 2015
the plumbing is indeed the overflow relief gully, and the advice given by new tradies coming in for quotes is not to extend this pipe, but…
marmotPLEASE HELP, im having a panic attack abot my concrete
22 April 2015
Did the marks end up coming out acrebuild111?
TheBigHouseWhich Concreter (Driveway, retaining) North Sydney area?
8 April 2015
Posted in your other thread, Fogolin & Son. Sent from an elegant mobile device using Tapatalk. The Blog for my new house build is http://customaussie.blogspot.com.au…
bashworthpaving edge has no room for haunching- what to do?
29 March 2015
One solution is to stabilise the sand base by mixing about 5% cement in with the sand.
onc_artisanPolish concrete in a waffle pot slab
22 February 2015
yep well all that would be expensive... a standard concrete topping of 32mpa with select stones around $75 a sq mtr placed. I don't like putting metal strips in because…
chippyRecommended Exposed Aggregate Companies in Perth
3 February 2015
Hi Rick One of the best operators I have seen in Perth is Andrew from Prestige Concrete 0405128525. His attention to detail is amazing. He specialises in decorative…
qebtelDo I need permission to increase width of driveway?
30 January 2015
Do what you like on your land. The crossover (part of the driveway on the council owned footpath) will be regulated, best to avoid messing with that.