Lapa entertainment area

            Lapa and lapa repairs There has been a spate of lapa repairs recently and mostly due to poor installation. Even though most lapa companies buy the grass and the poles from the same suppliers, it is the shoddy workmanship that comes out after a year or so. We often […]

You tube video on paving.

This you tube Video on paving shows a sample of the paving that has been laid by Aztec paving. It is a short video but packed with samples and ideas. Whether it is your driveway or pool area that needs paving, watch this short you tube video. This video might prompt an idea or 2 […]

Creative paving for gardens

Creative Paving for gardens I went to the hobby x show at the Dome last week and saw an idea for a garden or an area of the back which might be currently neglected. Often there are areas around the house that is just never used and is therefore neglected or forgotten and often gets […]

Concrete pavers in demand

Concrete products move. We have had one month of the new year and customers are swinging more towards concrete products from LaCotta and Smartstone than the traditional clay pavers from companies like Corobrick. I used to get 6 out of 10 inquiries for clay and the balance was a spread across the board for 6 concrete […]

Pool paving considered

Pool paving can be tricky In most cases I recommend clay paving around a pool. Most pools in South Africa have the Corobrick Cederberg paver as the paving brick around their pool, but there is a growing trend to install flagstone around pools. It is a personal taste and often people are price conscious after […]

invest in your paving.

Is your paving an investment? There are literally 100’s of different types of paving bricks/stones available and then there are a multitude of colours that most are available in as well. Even though paving has been around for 1000’s of years, it can still be a bit tricky ensuring that your hard earned cash becomes […]

Paving maintanance

Paving maintanance If you have grass growing on your paving the chances are that you have been negligent regarding the care of your paving. Every item we buy today needs some maintenance, this includes paving. Grass not only spoils the look of the paving but it can also destroy your paving in a short space […]

Paving under the Lapa

Entertain under a thatch Lapa Paving under the lapa is often a personal choice but still needs to compliment the home. One of the biggest entertaining areas built in South Africa is the outside lapa or also known as the outside entertainment room with a thatch roof. This room is outside with wide apertures for […]