Paving on a tight budget

Options for paving on a tight budget. If you want paving on a tight budget plus you also want a good aesthetic look for your home. Take heart, there are various paving options available that could save you money and still have the desired aesthetic look.There is always a paving brick on sale at various […]

Is your paving falling apart?

Is your paving falling apart? Your paving can start to look like it is sliding all over the place and big gaps start forming between the bricks. If this is what your paving is starting to look like then don’t hesitate to get it repaired soon or you will need to replace all the paving. […]

Broken Brick cobble repaired

We are currently busy with a 350m2 driveway in Bryanston that needed to be uplifted and then repaired. Many home owners don’t realise that their existing paving can be re-used and the driveway or pool area can once again look good at a fraction of the price of new paving. There is a lot of […]

Repair and save

Often home owners replace their paving when in fact they could save a fortune by getting the existing paving uplifted and relaid correctly. Have a look at the condition of your existing paving bricks and you might find them still in perfect condition and only a few are broken or damaged. We normally work on […]

Is your Paving infested with grass?

There seems to be a massive invasion of grass on a lot of driveways and paving in general this year. I have noticed that our church’s driveway and numerous clients driveways have grass taking over in massive quantities. In most cases it is a maintenance problem which is quite simple to remedy. This is a […]

Old bricks save money

Home owners as well as corporate are seeing the value of re-using the old bricks at their premises. We have just finished lifting and relaying paving in a Brackendowns house and then recently we did a huge uplift and relay at lawyers premises in Bedfordview.   The cost of relaying paving is a bit less […]

Plastic under the paving

Plastic under the paving I was called by one of our building contractors to analyze why a client of his had a problem with their paving. The client is a major law firm in Bedfordview and their paving was only 5 years old. For example, the paving was shifting badly and opening gaps all over. […]

Looking at prices for paving

Paving prices in Gauteng When looking at prices for paving, R95.00 per m2 sounds like a good deal. When you add delivery, labour, compaction equipment and vat then the price is no longer so attractive. The average price for paving on an all inclusive basis ranges from R180.00 to R400.00 per m2. This is dependent […]

Driveways for sports cars.

Paving for a Posche Most sports cars are very low and often the driveway needs to be leveled with filling and compaction to accommodate the sports car. We have just had this problem with a client in Rivonia where the underside of his Porsche and his wife’s BWM was catching the cement edging of the […]