Paving & Concreting
alexp79Can I build a garden bed with concrete pavers?
Buy a cheap grinder with metal cutting discs. Learn to use it But it will be much less cutting if you just buy trench mesh, it is sold in 6 m lengths. Best online…
teresa.hshSteel or galvanised steel for liquid limestone
20 June 2016
Hi, I don't know anything technical about concrete, limestone, steel, rust.... so hope I can have some expert opinion here. We want to have liquid limestone for alfresco…
dleesteereDoes dark coloured liquid limestone fade?
22 May 2016
Hi, We are in the pain staking process of deciding on liquid limestone, exposed aggregate concrete and paving for an area of approx 100 sq m (not driveway or around…
Rammed Earth EntAdvice to repair cracks in my Pad before applying livos oil.
26 February 2016
Hi Abbey, Did you ask Livos your questions? They have a sister company called Anro Floors that Grind & seal floors with Livos products, http://www.anrofloorcare.com.au/…
abbeyboxAcid staining in Australia - Recommendations
22 August 2015
Hi All Has anyone applied acid stain to their floor before? If you have what was the product and what was the result? Or have you had anyone apply the stain for you? We…
toddzillaRecommendations - Liquid limestone pathway - WA
21 June 2015
I used reeds concreting for my pool surround Pool surround is not level with the pool sloping up with a 7metres of step to a wooden deck as well as some small other…
TreeseachangerNeed advice for my liquid limestone paving
29 May 2015
Traffic area should be 100mm, the same as a driveway. Also there definitely should be a sloped area for rain and water drainage. The rest should be quite even, except…
bashworthpaving edge has no room for haunching- what to do?
29 March 2015
One solution is to stabilise the sand base by mixing about 5% cement in with the sand.
chippyRecommended Exposed Aggregate Companies in Perth
3 February 2015
Hi Rick One of the best operators I have seen in Perth is Andrew from Prestige Concrete 0405128525. His attention to detail is amazing. He specialises in decorative…
qebtelDo I need permission to increase width of driveway?
30 January 2015
Do what you like on your land. The crossover (part of the driveway on the council owned footpath) will be regulated, best to avoid messing with that.
CrazykNeed help perth - two rocks. Exposed aggregate driveway is a
2 November 2014
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…
bletchleybuildHas anybody used Vistapave Natural colour original pavers
17 July 2014
Has anyone got any pics of The original Collection, Natural vistapave pavers? Im using them, but cant find many images on google, and second guessing my choice! I didn't…
hitmanPainting the concrete garage floor suggestions
4 July 2014
If you have old concrete or stained concrete you need to clean and etch it first or your paint will just flake off when you drive on it. Wouldn't hurt to do it on new…
building-expertZero level alfresco (Same FFL between alfresco and house)
11 April 2014
There are several options available in both physical termite barriers and chemical, you will need expert opinion