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What is the cost of using aggregate concrete?
Factors That Influence The Cost Of Aggregate Concreting    Adelaide City Concreting is a proudly owned and locally operated business with over 30 years of industry experience. We strive to provide our loyal Adelaide customers with an elite and complete concreting service that cuts no corners.   In our 30 years, we have witnessed many different style trends sweeping through Adelaide, but one that remains lastingly popular and effortlessly sophisticated is exposed aggregate concrete. We produce ...
 
Who Can I Call for All My Residential Concreting Needs?
You Can't Go Past Adelaide City Concreting    Even the smallest concreting job at your residential property can prove to be incredibly tiresome and time-consuming. For the team at Adelaide City Concreting, however, we are passionate about all aggregate concreting jobs, big and small!   With over 30 years of concreting experience, we are industry leaders in exposed aggregate concrete, polished concrete and a range of other services available for your residence. We operate with a ...
 
Which Concrete Should I Use for My Carpark?
The Best Concrete For Your Carpark    Your carpark is an integral part of your property’s overall design and impact, as more often than not, it’s located directly at the front! A fitting and functional carpark that will stand the test of time both practically and stylistically is a must.   If you live in the suburbs of Adelaide, it’s likely that you use your carpark every single day. Driving one or several cars on and ...
 
What Are the Benefits of Using Aggregate Concrete?
How Will Exposed Aggregate Concrete Benefit My Home?    If you are in the market for a new driveway, patio or pool surrounding for your Adelaide home, then you can’t pass up exposed aggregate concrete. For whatever your purpose, exposed aggregate concrete has countless benefits for you and your home.   At Adelaide City Concreting, we are the experts in exposed aggregate concrete and want to help you better understand how it can best be used ...
 
Three things you need to know about exposed aggregate concrete in Adelaide
What You Need To Know About Exposed Aggregate Concrete    Choosing exposed aggregate for your home is a no-brainer: this style of decorative concrete looks earthy and elegant and has become a must-have surface for Adelaide homeowners. But, before you make any concrete decisions (pardon the pun) about you're next flooring project, you should feel certain that exposed aggregate will be an impeccable addition to your Adelaide home, both meeting your personal requirements and merging with your design ...
 
Benefits of exposed aggregate concrete
Why Choose Exposed Aggregate Concrete?    Exposed aggregate concrete will prove a wonderful addition to your Adelaide home, creating a refined yet earthy and raw appeal. This stunning finish is produced by allowing concrete to cure somewhat, before rinsing off the uppermost layer, revealing an impressive array of textures beneath. We discuss the many benefits of exposed aggregate, which is fast becoming the most popular type of concrete finish in Adelaide.   Unmatched strength & longevity ...
 
How can a concrete driveway enhance the street appeal of my Adelaide home?
What Value Can A Concrete Driveway Offer? Our driveways comprise a significant portion of our front yards, immediately drawing the eye. If you’re thinking about selling your property, or you simply take pride in your home, you’ll want yours to turn heads for all the right reasons! Here’s why a concrete driveway is the best investment for unrivalled street appeal.   Strength and longevity You may not be ready to sell your home right now, but if ...
 
Avoid these DIY mistakes when concreting your driveway
What to Watch Out For When Concreting Your Driveway   A well-finished concrete driveway will lend unmatched style and durability to any home frontage. Of course, there is nothing like the sense of pride and accomplishment gained from knocking out a successful DIY project and upscaling your digs, but concreting is not as simple as ordering a truck and pouring the mixture in the desired place. Concrete curing involves a complex process of chemical reactions, which ...
 
What colour options do I have when concreting a driveway in Adelaide?
Colour Options for Concrete Driveways    Choosing to concrete your driveway surface gives you so many colour possibilities; the above question may have been more aptly phrased: ‘what colour options don’t I have when concreting a driveway in Adelaide?’ The answer to that is: not many, but if psychedelic pink is to your taste, perhaps you’re in the wrong place. Many Adelaide homeowners tend to stick to the classics: plain concrete or pattern pave in a ...
 
Thinking about concreting your carpark? Here’s what you need to know
Concreating Your Carpark   Planning a carpark for your business or a public space is no small matter; you need to ensure that the structure is safe and complies with all necessary standards. In addition, you’ll want your parking space to be strong and long-lasting, so that you get the most out of your investment. Adelaide City Concreting is one of the leading names in Adelaide for concrete carparks; here, we walk you through the benefits of choosing ...
 
Will exposed aggregate concrete add value to my Adelaide home?
Exposed Aggregate Concrete   The unique look of exposed aggregate concrete is created by adding various aggregates, or stones, to coloured concrete. Following this, a detailed process results in a stunning, pebbled finish, whereby the diverse colours and textures of the aggregates are revealed at the surface. Using decorative concrete around your home represents a sound investment in a premium building material, which gives you unparalleled style, strength and longevity in return. With exposed aggregate at ...
 
Which style of concrete will best complement my Adelaide home?
Concreting Adelaide  Concrete is probably the most versatile building material available; it can be treated in different ways to create an abundance of sophisticated finishes. In fact, there are so many styles and colours on offer, it can be difficult to know which look to choose, and which will best complement your home. Before you can decide on the perfect concreting solution for your Adelaide home, it’s important to know exactly what’s on offer. Here, we’ve done the ...
 
Is concrete suitable for ground level carparks?
Concreting for ground level parks    Concrete is not only suitable, it is the material of choice for ground-level carparks in Adelaide. In comparison with alternative surfaces, like gravel and asphalt, concrete will benefit your carpark with unrivalled durability: just five inches of concrete achieves the same load-bearing volume as eight inches of asphalt.   Choose a premium, customised surface for your ground-level carpark Concrete and asphalt require a similar duration for subgrade preparation and surface ...
 
What is the difference between traditional concrete and exposed aggregate concrete?
Traditional Conrete Vs Exposed Aggregate Concrete   The choice between traditional concrete and exposed aggregate is really a matter of personal preference; both are attractive and longwearing surfaces, giving you an abundance of style and colour options. Whether you prefer smooth, plain or coloured concrete, or the organic textures of exposed aggregate, both finishes will benefit your Adelaide home or business with unmatched durability, superior performance and a finish that is as unique as you are. ...
 
Three key facts for Adelaide residents pondering a concreting project
Concreating Projects Adelaide If you’re planning on having concrete installed at your Adelaide home or business, there are some important points for you to consider. Many of us don’t know a great deal about this flexible material, beyond the fact that it is hard and grey, but all concrete is certainly not equal. Besides the fact that this versatile wonder can create a vast assortment of products and styles, blends can be modified to achieve different ...
 
Are All Concreters In Adelaide the same?
Concreters in Adelaide    The short answer: absolutely not. But here is the lowdown: it is the unfortunate reality of many occupations that anyone can claim to be an expert. An attractive website or social media profile, featuring sleek stock photographs, is all that is needed to project a seemingly flawless image.. Adelaide’s concreting industry is not immune to this phenomenon, leaving many unwitting consumers with poorly-finished concrete projects, learning the hard way that ...
 
Building a commercial carpark in Adelaide?
Here are four reasons to select concrete   It is not often that business owners give much thought to the design or functionality of their commercial parking spaces, but it is wise to consider that your carpark is your business’ first point of contact with your customers; what kind of impression would you like it to make? Perhaps, it’s a forty-degree day and your asphalt carpark is radiating heat, or it’s blustery outside, and dirt is ...
 
Four questions to ask before choosing a concreter in Adelaide
Choosing concrete for your Adelaide home or business is an investment in a robust, stylish flooring surface that will stand the test of time. When choosing a concreter, you want to be certain that they have the skills and knowledge required to complete your project to exceptional standards. Inferior concrete that is improperly laid will look unrefined and uneven; it will be prone to damage and extensive cracking and it will not stand up as well to ...
 
What is exposed aggregate concrete and how will it benefit my Adelaide home?
Exposed aggregate concrete is fast becoming the preferred concrete finish for residential, commercial and civil surfacing projects in Adelaide. Exposed aggregate is achieved using either a pre-mixed concrete blend, containing stones in a variety of textures and colours, or by hand-seeding the stones on to a wet concrete surface. After the concrete is poured, it is treated with a surface retardant, which allows the underlying concrete to harden, while the top layer remains soft. After a few ...
 
Benefits of using concrete for your Adelaide home
If concrete surfaces conjure up a cold, grey and industrial image in your mind, you may be pleasantly surprised to find out just how far concrete technology has come. Concrete can be stained, stamped and sealed to resemble almost any flooring surface you can imagine—a stained concrete slab can be polished to a marble finish, giving your home an opulent feel, without the hefty price tag; concrete can be stamped and treated to give the appearance of warm, timber ...