Paving costs

Paving costs explained. When we examine paving costs, there are many things that need to be taken into account. Materials needed for a driveway or a swimming pool or even just a pathway can vary. Most people simply get a few quotes from different companies and then select the cheapest. Very few people query why […]

paving installations and repairs

Below is a YouTube video of some of our paving installations plus a couple of our repair jobs. Please contact us for your free consultation and quote. We offer free telephonic paving advice to anyone anywhere.  

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 […]

Rubble is costly

There are so many different types of extras that builders don’t tell you about until you are neck deep in debt and trying to finish off the project. One of the things that no one talks about is the rubble that is going to sit on your pavement outside of your house. When one looks […]

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 […]

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 […]

Where we have paved

Paving by Suburb We have done paving in most suburbs in the greater Gauteng and we will include an article with most of our installations from now on. Recently we paved in Brackenhurst, Roodepoort, Brackendowns, Weltevreeden park, Midrand, Springs, Boksburg, Horizon, Alberante, Glenanda, Edenvale, Eastleigh and Newmarket. In most of the paving mentioned above we […]

Water and drainage considerations

One area that homeowners are aware of but often forget to tell the paving salesman about is the drainage problems that happen every time it rains. We had a situation that was evident and this time the client was not aware of the water problem. The ground felt very spongy when I walked on it […]

Paving guarantee

When you employ someone to install your paving, you are hoping that they know what they doing and that the paving will enhance the aesthetics of your home, plus it must increase the value of your home. In a lot of cases, either the builder or the electrician, pool contractor or even the plumber will […]