Paving & Concreting
springtimeWaffle Pod Slab - Insulation advantages?
5 May 2012
Hi, I know this post is probably a bit late, but if anybody is interested, we've just moved into our new house & it has a waffle pod slab. I can tell you it does seem to…
WatemanRecommendations for driveway in South East Vic?
2 May 2012
Hi, we are organizing our driveways for our new house in Pakenham, and wondering if anybody can recommend some converters? Probably just looking at coloured concrete.
kikichanDoes anybody know any good concreters in western Sydney?
24 April 2012
I think concreter who made our slab is reliable and skillful. He has over 30 years experiences (his dad has been concreter for over 50 years) and does regular jobs for…
meggChanging Colour -2nd Coat of Berger Jet Dry for our Driveway
22 April 2012
I'm watching with interest.... we are just about to paint over our existing outdoor area, as we have extended it, and the original concrete (which is pattern of blocks)…
notremaisondriveway + paving + retaining wall = $20,000!!
3 April 2012
We always get 3 quotes, try servicecentral.com.au you can either break up the bits such as driveway will be a concreter, wall will be brickies. A lot will subcontract…
building-expertWater penetration in concrete slab. Advice requested pls
1 April 2012
Dampness coming through can a difficult problem to fix and it should not be happening. All I can tell from the pictures is that you definitely have a problem. The most…
RoryColoured Concrete Driveway - Top layer or Coloured Through?
29 March 2012
Unless your a fan of bold colours for your house then, colour through is the way to go. Its finicky so you need a smart concretor. Also I would use a bagged oxide from a…
Pittoremoving grout haze from glass pool fencing?
19 March 2012
thanks for the replys, The lads over on another reno forum recommended using white Vinegar, and it worked a treat. the grout haze was residue from the glass panels being…
willcresconcrete slabs, do you need council approval?
18 March 2012
I think if you already move in, you don't need to report council...unless it's really huge shed and concrete....or your neighbour reports you, which sometimes happen....
winnerWhat to do???? Slab poured and Drainage in Wrong spot?
28 January 2012
Will drilling the slab to relocate the drainage pipe effect the integrity of the slab
MissReidStencilled concrete driveway and new kerbing? Advice plz!
27 January 2012
Hi everyone, My fiancé and I are building a new home in northwest Brisbane and are looking to get some quotes for a stencilled concrete driveway. We have a small issue…
TomeDIY - Paving my Driveway - Got some questions
26 January 2012
Use render, sand and cement 3-1 mix, since you have a concrete base, only if you know what your doing though because you only get one go at it when using cement, else just…
humbleReference Required - Agg Concrete Driveway - West Melb
4 January 2012
Still need a contact..
bashworthPattern Concrete Vs Paving - Suggetions?
29 December 2011
I would get the builder to do the driveway so you have got clean access to the house as soon as you have the keys. The other paths you can do later. Sorry I can't help…