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Sorry but I only have mobile phone photos and as per work in progress :oops: So no finished ones…

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onc_artisan
Feb 01, 2010 3:02 pm
onc_artisan
TheGardenWhisperer
TheGardenWhisperer
1 February 2010

Recommended Pavers in Perth???

Recommended Pavers in Perth???

Creative Paving Services p:0400 211 335 Exacta Paving P:0415 138 252 JJR Brickpaving p: 0407 440 295 The very best choice would be Hollywood Paving, really top work :)

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TheGardenWhisperer
Feb 01, 2010 8:03 pm
TheGardenWhisperer
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
2 February 2010

Exposed Agg cracks

Exposed Agg cracks

If the path has mesh, then I would say to use a high flow repair epoxy. But you need to know what to do. Will it crack more - maybe, have you wet it down? Where you told…

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onc_artisan
Feb 02, 2010 6:26 pm
onc_artisan
Lex
Lex
4 February 2010

A Question About The Slab @ The Garage

A Question About The Slab @ The Garage

Note to self: roller door rebate is an important feature need to locate it first :oops: then…

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Lex
Feb 04, 2010 9:55 pm
Lex
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Lex
Feb 04, 2010 10:19 pm
Lex
Lex
Lex
6 February 2010

Defective concrete...ONC please help.

Defective concrete...ONC please help.

^^^ Yep, me too. Enough already with settling for something you never ever dreamed of (well, definitely not dreamed of :wink:)!

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Lex
Feb 06, 2010 9:23 pm
Lex
Lunchtime
Lunchtime
8 February 2010

Can anyone recommend a stenciled coloured concretor-West Mel

Can anyone recommend a stenciled coloured concretor-West Mel

If you find one, let me know. Im also in point cook and going for stamped concrete *poss charcol slate look* I have seen that exposed agg tends to show tire marks after a…

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Lunchtime
Feb 08, 2010 10:52 pm
dreamhome
dreamhome
10 February 2010

concreter western burbs' melbourne

concreter western burbs' melbourne

We used a guy called Darren Taylor 0417115857. I think he's based in Thomastown but comes out West. I found him excellent and did our job in a…

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dreamhome
Feb 10, 2010 10:49 am
dreamhome
dreamhome
dreamhome
12 February 2010

Pictures of your driveways/paths

Pictures of your driveways/paths

Thanks, sorry i didn't notice this one..

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dreamhome
Feb 12, 2010 11:35 am
dreamhome

Just a few... Sorry about the cr@ppy photo out of the mobile phone :roll:

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onc_artisan
Feb 12, 2010 11:59 am
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
12 February 2010

Painting garage floor

Painting garage floor

The product has been around for a long time :wink: I'd run it past them and see what they have to say :wink:

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onc_artisan
Feb 12, 2010 4:00 pm
onc_artisan
ads89
ads89
13 February 2010

Wall cladding

Wall cladding

firstly, where do you live? what's your budget?

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ads89
Feb 13, 2010 9:04 pm
Vundaful!
Vundaful!
16 February 2010

WA: Midland Brick sale on paving and retaining blocks

WA: Midland Brick sale on paving and retaining blocks

I just noticed some very cheap pavers and retaining walls for the selling ::wink::

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Vundaful!
Feb 16, 2010 10:11 pm
Vundaful!
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razorbak
Feb 17, 2010 10:20 am
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
18 February 2010

Polished Concrete Cracks. Are these anything to worry about?

Polished Concrete Cracks. Are these anything to worry about?

Slab edges need to be vibed no matter what the installation :wink: and the thickenings, piers, etc.

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onc_artisan
Feb 18, 2010 10:44 pm
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
20 February 2010

suspended slab and waffle pod slab pricing?

suspended slab and waffle pod slab pricing?

800 is for the larger type s/slabs :lol: and include things like pools n stuff

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onc_artisan
Feb 20, 2010 11:41 pm
onc_artisan
Righty
Righty
21 February 2010

Crossover cost?

Crossover cost?

I was quoted up to 3k! Luckily i got the vendor who sold me the block to bare that cost. Not sure what the actual price ended up being.

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Righty
Feb 21, 2010 7:24 pm
mat41
mat41
22 February 2010

Cost effective driveway option

Cost effective driveway option

Yes that would be an option. Thank you for your time...

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mat41
Feb 22, 2010 8:54 am
TheGardenWhisperer
TheGardenWhisperer
22 February 2010

Paving slab for shed - Advice needed

Paving slab for shed - Advice needed

I can't believe I'm going to post this but it was a result I found quickly for you and does cover off reasonably well on the basics. At the end they used some plastic…

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TheGardenWhisperer
Feb 22, 2010 8:03 pm
TheGardenWhisperer
'chelle
'chelle
24 February 2010

30 Meters of driveway - Seeking advice on what to do?

30 Meters of driveway - Seeking advice on what to do?
1, 2

:lol: It might not look like it, but we are in the middle of suburbia. We live a couple of k's from the centre of the city and there are established houses either side of…

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'chelle
Feb 24, 2010 8:00 pm
'chelle
kassan1973
kassan1973
25 February 2010

Council approval for DIY Driveway - SYdney

Council approval for DIY Driveway - SYdney

Hi Bexi your council will require you to have insurance for public liability as you are working on public land. I did my own driveway and confirmed with my house…

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kassan1973
Feb 25, 2010 6:49 pm
od
od
26 February 2010

Conretor needed - Caboolture / Woodford area

Conretor needed - Caboolture / Woodford area

Can anyone recommend a concretor around the Woodford / Caboolture area?

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od
Feb 26, 2010 8:42 pm
Redman
Redman
27 February 2010

melb - seeking Clifton Creams in very good condition

melb - seeking Clifton Creams in very good condition

There are 2 home demo recovery businesses in Newlands Road Coburg North. They have mountains of them.... http://www.nearmap.com/?ll=-37.720496,1 ... d=20100107

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Redman
Feb 27, 2010 2:43 am
Redman
Aiah
Aiah
27 February 2010

Wollongong Driveway Options

Wollongong Driveway Options

If the tree is staying avoid concrete.

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Aiah
Feb 27, 2010 6:10 am
Aiah
rezso
rezso
27 February 2010

Exposed Concrete Perth

Exposed Concrete Perth

We've had a couple of quotes at $90m2 for our driveway - but most do say $100m2. Let me know if you'd like some names? We're going with a guy who's done a couple of…

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rezso
Feb 27, 2010 11:56 am
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
27 February 2010

Builder did it again

Builder did it again

I do at that Ozberg :wink: No effing true, ...harder wearing I am not that sure, more even in colour and texture, yes it is.

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onc_artisan
Feb 27, 2010 10:29 pm
onc_artisan
mattimoo
mattimoo
28 February 2010

How much sand cement water to make 1m3 of strong concrete?

How much sand cement water to make 1m3 of strong concrete?

practically speaking we are talking in terms of volume rather than weight (you will buy your sand and blue metal by volume anyway). 1m3 is something like about 8 - 12 (?)…

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mattimoo
Feb 28, 2010 1:06 pm
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
3 March 2010

Noobie question about paving

Noobie question about paving

I think what Fu is saying is there should be 'Fall' away from the house. The slab edge should be visible for white ant inspection. If the pavers are above the top of slab…

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onc_artisan
Mar 03, 2010 12:33 am
onc_artisan
Nathan SteelFab
Nathan SteelFab
3 March 2010

Paving - Has anyone used Travertine?

Paving - Has anyone used Travertine?

I've only briefly considered it for our outdoor entertaining area and around the pool. What turned me off was the slip rating, if not filled it would be kind of ok, but…

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Nathan SteelFab
Mar 03, 2010 10:17 am
Nathan SteelFab
Aiah
Aiah
5 March 2010

Driveway quote

Driveway quote

its a reasonable price. Shop around for more quotes, be wary if you find somthing dirt cheap tho, check previous completed jobs on all quotes.

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Aiah
Mar 05, 2010 3:33 pm
Aiah
Gazza
Gazza
6 March 2010

Cracked Footpath/ future driveway!

Cracked Footpath/ future driveway!

The builder has removed the 3 damaged panels and is going to replace it with roadbase. I will take care of it after my build is complete. Hopefully this the end.

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Gazza
Mar 06, 2010 1:31 pm
keen
keen
6 March 2010

Concrete gap - How to fill it ?

Concrete gap - How to fill it ?

Personally I would excavate a bit out, place weed mat and then backfill with some decorative rock eg river stones or gravel. That little gap will provide a useful break in…

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keen
Mar 06, 2010 11:50 pm
Aiah
Aiah
7 March 2010

Recolouring Concrete

Recolouring Concrete

OK, how much would that cost for approx 100 sq mt area…

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Aiah
Mar 07, 2010 3:54 pm
Aiah
probe
probe
7 March 2010

Concretor for driveway around Blacktown, NSW

Concretor for driveway around Blacktown, NSW

Hi All, I am building a house around Blacktown area which is going to complete around May 2010 and I am looking at doing a stencil/stampe concrete for my driveway which…

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probe
Mar 07, 2010 6:11 pm
House-To-Be
House-To-Be
9 March 2010

Driveway how long before you can use.

Driveway how long before you can use.

We were able to walk on ours after 24 hours and drive/park on it after 7 days. We have colour through with stencil.

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House-To-Be
Mar 09, 2010 2:12 pm
marjencait
marjencait
12 March 2010

Pool Paving - Melbourne

Pool Paving - Melbourne

Hi, Can anyone recommend and excellent paving company to do around our pool area - Melb West Suburbs. Would be handy if they laid the concrete base too! Thanks,

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marjencait
Mar 12, 2010 4:16 pm
Planned LScape
Planned LScape
14 March 2010

Water washing out grout from pavers

Water washing out grout from pavers

It sounds like there is weak grout in your paving. I presume it was a wet grout that was installed (ie. a sand:cement mix)? If cement content is low it will wash out…

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Planned LScape
Mar 14, 2010 12:33 pm
Planned LScape
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
14 March 2010

Fiberglass pool resurfacing

Fiberglass pool resurfacing

Keen - If you want to place a coping tile, then I'd be suggesting using a polyurethane caulking compound. ... then use the same ‘glue’ to ‘joint’ control the under…

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onc_artisan
Mar 14, 2010 11:30 pm
onc_artisan
pickledmuffin
pickledmuffin
15 March 2010

Paving in Ipswich Area. QLD

Paving in Ipswich Area. QLD

Hello, I am looking for a Paver to lay 160sqm of claypave pavers in Fernvale 4306. I am having a world of trouble finding a paver locally. The conrete base is already…

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pickledmuffin
Mar 15, 2010 6:35 pm
homeowner
homeowner
16 March 2010

Concreter

Concreter

Hello, Do you do driveways as well? Do you know how much it would cost to do a driveway (exposed agg nothing fancy) for a 50m2 area? How much do you charge for plain…

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homeowner
Mar 16, 2010 8:30 am
reaver
reaver
17 March 2010

Reccs for a paver in Melbourne west

Reccs for a paver in Melbourne west

That makes the 3 of us. Anyone with excellent recommendations for a tiler/paver?

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reaver
Mar 17, 2010 11:11 pm
reaver
borepig
borepig
22 March 2010

Termite protection

Termite protection

I thought the warranty warranted no termite damage with scheduled checkup and refills, but this is my understanding

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borepig
Mar 22, 2010 12:21 pm
Benny-
Benny-
25 March 2010

Driveway - Hunter Valley

Driveway - Hunter Valley

A friend at work in Maitland lives up the valley and had the same thing happen. They droped the price again after he said no... They gave the whole "we are in the area"…

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Benny-
Mar 25, 2010 12:14 am
Benny-
davinci
davinci
31 March 2010

Drainage under garage - Anyone experiences this problem?

Drainage under garage - Anyone experiences this problem?

if the landscaper has repaired or replaced damaged or incorectly installed drainage then you have most probaly voided your warranty. At the first sign of problems call the…

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davinci
Mar 31, 2010 8:09 pm
davinci


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