Finding the Right Concrete for your DIY Project Whether you’re a DIY expert, or you’re undertaking your first home improvement project, if you need concrete to support your build, you’ll need to make sure you get the right concrete for the job at hand. If not, you could end up paying over the odds for
Concrete floors can be cold, uneven and rough, so placing an underlay for carpet or laminate flooring directly onto the concrete can leave your floor looking and feeling less than perfect. To ensure a smooth and even finish, ready for your final flooring, you should lay a quality concrete screed. What is Screed and What
Concrete pouring in cold weather may require you to take extra measures to ensure the highest quality, most robust finish. If freshly poured concrete is left to cure, or harden, in freezing temperatures it can result in a weaker foundation and even damage to the resulting structure. Even if the temperature isn't quite freezing, very
What is Volumetric Concrete? Volumetric Concrete (or Mix On Site Concrete) is concrete which is mixed by volume of material, rather than weight. Volumetric Concrete is typically mixed on-site in volumetric concrete mixers, which are self-contained portable batch plants. These specialist trucks contain all the requisite concrete ingredient materials (sand, aggregate, cement, admixture and water).