Monthly Archives: July 2014

Adding reinforcing to concrete.

There are two ways to add reinforcing to your path. They are both very simple: lay it flat onto the stone chip base, pour the concrete then hook the mesh up off the stone so it’s in the middle of the concrete. Lay the mesh on supports so it is clear of the stone base […]

Do I need reinforcing in my concrete paths?

Reinforcing is not necessary in a typical pedestrian path. In fact it is a nuisance. If you ever have to dig up the path, for example putting a drain in or underground pipes or cables, reinforcing makes it very difficult to dispose of the old path. First you will have to cut the old path […]