Paving & Concreting
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.
33amcGetting a driveway done. Springfield Lakes Qld
16 January 2015
The prices you have sound "fair" Just be careful it may be plus earthworks at cost. This can be a hidden cost so make sure you clear it up. Also check if the exposed…
surfpradoAdding your own products to concrete - Polished Concrete
11 January 2015
Gday All, Looking to pour our own concrete slab for an entertaining platform for table/chairs,etc. We will have this grind back and sealed like polished concrete. Just…
aloenyxColoured Concrete Driveway - What colours did you choose?
10 January 2015
Your right, I really love lighter coloured driveways. I wish I could afford exposed aggregrate, but definitely going for a light cream/tan driveway now. I wish I could…
33amcLooking for advice for outdoor area slab.
15 December 2014
I got a screed and bull float but only about 1200-1500 prob from memory, think ill just go hire some 3m ones make the job alot easier. If i start from the end thats a…
33amcBuilding a non-structural Besser Block wall
14 December 2014
I think that is a good choice. New rules came out about brick fences about 10 years ago after a child climbed it and it fell on him....it was a sad result.... Even though…
fruittyConreters driveway wanted in Melbourne West - Caroline Sprin
11 November 2014
just in case anyone else is interested, we ended up using taylorlakes concrete and everything went well, has been 3 years and no issues. A google will turn up their…
CrazykIs this normal for concrete driveway and footpath?
5 November 2014
Clap clap. Keep the insults coming. You guys only add value EDIT: you've still not provided me any fact to dismiss my comments.