Renting a Concrete Pump

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Renting a Concrete Pump

Hello, my name is Tony. I recently decided to rip up my asphalt driveway and lay concrete down in its place. My drive is very big and I didn't fancy using a wheelbarrow to transport all of the wet concrete that would be required to complete the job so I decided to rent a concrete pump. The only problem was that I didn't have a clue which was the right pump for me. I visited a concrete contractor who gave me some great advice about choosing and operating a concrete pump. He also helped me to lay the concrete. I learnt so much I just had to share it here.


3 Ways to Stop Moss from Overtaking Your Driveway

31 August 2018
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While some types of greenery (planted flowerbeds, for example) can look be a great addition to a driveway, moss isn't one of them. Aside from looking unkempt and unsightly, moss can be dangerous — even if small amounts — because it's damp and slippery. If you've got a driveway moss problem or you want to make sure you don't get one, take a look at these 3 tips. Prune Back Nearby Plants Read More …

Concrete Mixes to Consider When Embarking On Construction

4 January 2018
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One of the ubiquitous building supplies in the market is concrete. Thus, it is not surprising that if you are looking to engage in some form of construction on your property, this would be one of the first materials that you will budget for. Nonetheless, just because you need concrete does not mean that you should buy the first mix that you come across. Newbies to construction may not be aware that there are different types of formulas that have been designed for various purposes. Read More …

Make a Smart Choice by Building Your Residential Concrete Driveway with Interlocking Pavers

23 August 2017
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If you are considering installing a concrete driveway in your home, there are lots of precast concrete products that you can use. One popular type of precast concrete products that you can use for your driveway construction job is interlocking concrete pavers. As their name suggests, interlocking concrete pavers are modular concrete blocks that connect together to form a range of geometric patterns. Before you can decide to install your residential concrete driveway with interlocking pavers, you should first get acquainted with the benefits that they make available to you. Read More …

Two reasons to use concrete for the construction of your commercial building

21 August 2017
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There are many types of materials that can be used to construct a property. Here are a few reasons why you might want to consider using concrete for the construction of your commercial building. It allows for a fast and efficient construction process If you want your commercial building to be ready for occupation as soon as possible, then it is worth opting for concrete over other construction materials. With the help of a commercial concrete pumping service, it is possible to construct a concrete building in a matter of weeks. Read More …

Three Great Ways to Use Concrete in Your Tiny Home

18 August 2017
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When building a tiny home, it's easy to feel limited with both space and options for building materials. Break free from your tiny shackles and consider introducing concrete intro your tiny home build in the following three innovative ways. Don't just be fab, be prefab! While an isolated, rural tiny home may be the dream for many, tiny homes are just as common in residential areas, where suburban noise can be a major hurdle. Read More …