5 Tips for Stabilising a Dirt Road

Posted on: 11 June 2018

Paving the road often doesn't make financial sense in remote areas, but unfortunately, dirt roads can get rutted and eroded relatively quickly, especially after a rainstorm. Then, you have to go out and repair them. To minimise repairs, you may want to take steps to stabilise your dirt road. Consider the following ideas: 1. Remove Vegetation Roots from nearby trees can stretch into the road and disrupt its surface. To prevent this from happening, you may need to remove some of the trees around the road.
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4 Reasons Natural Stone is Worth the Added Cost Over Concrete for Your Pool Surround

Posted on: 7 February 2018

Experts predict an in-ground home pool will cost anywhere from $6,500 to $100,000, so most people look for ways to cut down on costs. Opting for a concrete surround instead of paving with natural stone can seem like a good idea, but concrete lacks many of natural stone's more appealing benefits. Here are just four reasons why choosing natural stone paving for your pool surround is worth the cost over concrete.
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Residential Surface Rendering: Understanding the Material Options for Your Project.

Posted on: 30 November 2017

Rendering is an ideal process to consider if your residential surfaces are showing signs of wear and tear. In simple terms, this improvement technique involves the application of a finishing coating or layer over the damaged surfaces. Rendering will improve the aesthetic appeal of the home. It will conceal the signs of wear and provide a decorative effect. Also, a surface render will protect the internal structures from exposure to moisture and ultraviolet radiation.
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Repairing Your Driveway? Here's Why You Should Finish by Sealcoating

Posted on: 13 October 2017

You probably don't think much about your driveway, but the truth is that it takes a lot of strain. For starters, there's the fact that thousands of pounds of vehicle are going to be moving over it all the time, and then there's the constant wear caused by everything from frost to sunshine. So your driveway is going to need to be repaired at some point. There's little you can do about that, but you can increase the time between this repair and the next one by having sealcoating applied after repairs are completed.
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