Paving & Concreting
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…
toddzillaCan anyone recommend concreter in Perth?
1 January 2015
I used reeds concreting to do my limestone round my pool Very happy with the result. His pricing was fair. The thing I really liked was he was great to deal with.…
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.
nextbigstepDriveway - mixed through colour, colour thrown on, sealed??
2 November 2014
We just had a rather annoying conversation with our SS about the driveway. We're just starting the build, so we don't need to make decisions until the very end, but this…
Need help perth - two rocks. Exposed aggregate driveway is a
I can't remember the specification on slab flatness and whether it applies to driveways but someone can chime in. At the end of the day get it checked and then let the…
GetjasonCromelin, getnewlook or Miteq concrete sealers
25 September 2014
Not many if any sealers will last 3 years and all topical sealers on the market should be removed before another application is due . You would not peel over flaky paint…
saintlypaulpaver material and thickness for roadbase and sand base
16 September 2014
Hi Everyone, I am planning to convert 16 sq meters of my back yard to a patio section. The aim is to get a french pattern design and greyish brown colour similar to the…
ccmc8277After Honest Concrete Prices for House slabs
9 September 2014
Just been trying to find out the going rate for conventional and also waffle slab supply. I understand that all slabs vary with mesh upgrades/ piers / trenches / pumps and…
jtuohey85Concreter required for shed slab, New Gisborne
29 August 2014
Hey everyone, I'm looking at building a shed on our block in New Gisborne and am wondering if anyone can recommend any concreters in the area or if any who read this post…
danandmelexposed aggregate concrete in alfresco area
27 August 2014
Thanks everyone for their help and tips Debra, had a quick look at your blog, the exposed aggregate looks great, and I quite like the saw cuts also, does look like very…
Buzz PiperWhy does condensation wet the perimeter of my slab?
17 August 2014
Hi folks. We're halfway through our construction. The builder poured a slab for our garage and another for the house, then built and fitted out the garage as a 2 bedroom…
koston44Conrete Paving vs Integrated into slab - Alfreco PLEASE HELP
20 July 2014
structurally better to have in monolithic (all one slab). also better termite barrier as if they were separate slabs there may be opportunity for termites to enter through…