Paving & Concreting
EntilzhaConcreting quotes and future pergola area
17 February 2018
basic quotes i have been getting are $95 to $100 m2 coloured and $120m2 aggregate think the main thing is to just follow your engineers drainage recommendation for example…
kaykensRecommendations for paving/concrete in Adelaide SA
3 July 2017
I'll have a chat to my main concreter that we've used multiple times. Quality hasn't let us down over the years and is based in Gawler so shouldn't be too much of a…
sandman55Stop new rio rod from rusting till job is completed
1 May 2017
Thanks for your reply bashworth, that sounds good and I have been doing some reading on the net and I see that welding rio bar as I planned to weld it to the posts can…
building-expertBuilding consultant/inspector for Concrete in Adelaide
28 March 2017
Maybe you can post few quality photos
sandman55What do you use for boxing up under a concrete slab
3 November 2016
Thanks Rory, at present I am chasing up quotes for the materials for the carport and then I will seek out a builder. I mainly wanted some info for my own knowledge in how…
janvandzuraWhere is the cheapest concrete in Adelaide 2.5m³
27 October 2016
Hi I am looking to build fence and need 2.5m³ for the footing in Holden Hill. Does anyone know cheap company or someone who can do it for me. cheers J.
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…
cherubConcrete slab under timber deck.....Drainage??
29 May 2014
Screed sand & cement to ensure a fall, Use plastic packers to keep battens from surface Coat underside of decking with paint (similar color), this will reduce cupping…
Saint MikeAdvise on expansion joint around pool
3 November 2012
I see you have a cover. Not sure where you are - but are you happy with it - ie do you think you needed it - AND did you also get a roller ? Just an observation from a…
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…
Pondering_PinkyConcreter suggestion - Waffle Pod Footing - Adelaide
12 July 2011
Hello, I am looking for a concreter in the western suburbs of Adelaide to pour a waffle pod foundation for a extension that I am owner building. I have had trouble…
onc_artisanRepaving, Concrete, Pebblecrete - Drveway on a budget.
9 January 2011
A few questions 1. What area (location) 2. what shape and area to be placed 3. What finish do you want 4. When do you want it done
RobbieCConcreting frustrations - Concreter recom in Adelaide?
26 November 2010
Thanks guys, much appreciated. Back to the drawing board I guess!
chrisandkatePrepping sloped backyard for paving - advice please.
3 November 2010
you can set up a temporary level with timber along the edges of the area you want paved then slide another piece of timber along the top of it like a screed. Just dump a…
PoopeeLeveling area of uneven pavers for a 2100L rainewater tank
12 September 2010
Thanks davinci & Huggy_B for the posts so far. They've been much help. I also went down to the local boral and the guy suggested laying a 60mm layer of rubble and then…
TheGardenWhispererPaving slab for shed - Advice needed
22 February 2010
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…
onc_artisanPolished Concrete Cracks. Are these anything to worry about?
18 February 2010
Slab edges need to be vibed no matter what the installation and the thickenings, piers, etc.