Paving & Concreting
Will ply stain concrete if left out in the weather
We are polishing our concrete slab, (semi exposed) However I want to protect the floors whilst the chippies put the frames up, so I purchased 4mm ply to lay underfoot,…
How to seal your coloured driveway Step by Step
Would anyone know why my driveway has come up with white marks on some sections? My driveway is about 6 months old & has been sealed by our builder. Just curious if…
Has anyone painted tiles? Our terracotta tiles, beside the ugliness, are SO slippery!! We are discussing painting them with a rougher tread. Has anyone painted over tiles…
Stormwater pipes in driveway/concretes paths
Hi, I was just wondering if the above is still consistent with the revised AS3727 standard? I had read the standards for joints had been revised but it apparently only…
Concrete path around house. Use of expansion joints?
I had concrete paths around the slab recently and the concreter refused to add the expansion joints against the brickwork claiming he didn't have to as the other side of…
Photos of 50mm fall to concrete apron
The photo shows the pump's pressure controller. That doesn't tell me the pump make and model. Only one downpipe means that either less than 50 sq m of roof catchment area…
Builder recommendations for concrete retaining walls
Can be done, the concrete retaining wall below the soil into the inside, like the toes, and then into the steel.
ashfelt driveway help 290sm drive and am a bit confused!
ok so we have a new build driveway is huge and the drive has quite a steep drop. due to site costs being doubled budget is a bit low and we are kinda country so an ashfelt…
Hi All I've made a pot out of pure portland cement (and water). You can see a picture here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwUfC- ... p=drivesdk It's a mix of grey and…
Anyone used filler on cracked exposed aggregrate driveway?
you never know... I have a feeling it will be too white and stand out from 10 times further away than the hairline crack... or be something that crumbles away when it…
Dampness around gutter pipe when we put evap cooling on
You should never silicone the adapter. The adapter shown is a 100mm x 50mm x 90mm. The next time anyone reading…
Concreter rec: Western Melbourne
Why not you try this http://www.yarrabee.com.au/beinspired/u ... rt-project I hope it will help you!
Another drainage problem am trying to tackle with concrete
On one side of our land we have a retaining wall belonging to one of the neighbour. The soil in our area is quite rich in clay, any amount of rain and you have sticky…