Monthly Archives: August 2014

Mixing your own concrete

There’s a few instances where it is not practical to buy ready mixed concrete. Don’t panic, concrete can easily be mixed on site. In many modern day homes, we have a shared wall between one house and the next, which means often there is no access to the rear yard for a vehicle to deliver […]

Buying the concrete

There are various types of concrete. So far we have talked abut paving but concrete can also be used for water tanks, where it needs to be non porous to hold water (also used in ferrous cement boat hulls) and high stress concrete, used for bridges or spans that support weight and to join brick, […]