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Tight Access Excavation, Landscaping, Concreting and Tree Removal

Tight Access Excavation, Landscaping, Concreting and Tree Removal Services

October 21, 2020 4:09 am Published by Leave your thoughts

With land sizes becoming smaller, a lack of side access is often a problem when trying to complete concreting, excavation, landscaping, tree lopping or dangerous tree removal services in Sydney at the rear of their property. It has become increasingly important to find a Landscape company with the experience and knowledge to complete tight access jobs. This may include the use of tight access machinery or even supplies being craned in and out of a property. Active Industries Services have a wealth of experience in Tight Access excavation, concreting, landscaping, and tree removal. Call us for a quote today. Experience


Concrete

To Concrete or Pave?

October 4, 2018 6:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The question that always seems to come up when deciding on designs around the exterior of a property is whether to concrete or pave. Spray on Finish You may be surprised to know just how many options are available to make concreting a real feature in your landscaping. It may also come as a pleasant surprise that concreting can also be a much more affordable option. Concrete can be coloured to suit your style through colour sealing, colour oxide or spray on finish. You can also create a unique style with spray on finish. There are even a variety of


Colour Oxide

Colour Oxide on Top of Concrete Finish

October 4, 2018 6:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Colour Oxide on top, also known as throw on colour is an option that is a consistent finish and true to the colour shade samples. The Colour Oxide concrete finish is highly recommended when concreting in easily accessible areas. The colour is thrown on top of the concrete while the concrete is still wet. Some advantages of Colour Oxide are: The colour is consistent, not blotchy or patchy. The colour surface is harder A stencil can be applied to create a pattern The finish is long lasting if maintained correctly Concrete can be clear sealed the same day as it


Colour Mix

Colour Through the Mix Concrete Finish

October 4, 2018 6:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Colour Through the Mix is a common choice of single colour concreting. It can be used in some tight access areas where other types of concrete finishes are not an option. Colour through the mix tends to fit most people’s budgets and gives that touch of colour rather than having a plain concrete finish. The advantages of Colour through the mix include: A single colour over plain concrete Coloured concreting in areas where other concrete finishes are not an option A variety of colour choices If concrete gets chipped or scratched during its lifetime it is generally not as noticeable


Epoxy

Epoxy Concrete Floor Coating Finishes

October 4, 2018 5:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Epoxy Concrete floor coating is a high-end heavy-duty finish for internal concrete floors. It offers a wide range of colours and flecks to suit your style. Epoxy Concrete Floor Coating is a non-slip coating that is extremely easy to maintain. Simply vacuum and mop as you would with tiles! The Epoxy Concrete coating can be used for internal areas such as: Garage Floors Alfresco Floors Factory Floors Studio/ Office Floors The Epoxy Concrete Floor Coating is extremely durable and is sealed with a resin to protect the finish. Even hot car tyres will not strip the epoxy finish from the


Treelopping

Guide to Tree Lopping

October 4, 2018 5:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Do you have a tree on your property that has deadwood or hanging branches? Maybe the tree is too close to your property or the roots are causing damage to the pathways or pipes. Your first step is to identify the type of tree (a Level 5 Arborist’s report may be necessary). Then enquire at your local Council to find out their requirements for tree removal. You may require approval from the Council to have the tree removed. Once you have approval you need to find a qualified (Level 3 Arborist) and insured contractor to remove the tree. It is


SprayOn

What is Spray On Finish?

October 4, 2018 4:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Spray On or Resurfacing is a high end decorative concrete coating that sets a standard above the rest. Spray On has a lot of advantages over other concreting finishes. Such as: Unlimited patterns and designs (If you can picture it, we can spray it!) A large range of colours Multi-colour designs Used in hard to reach areas Long lasting when maintained correctly Can be repaired if damaged Non-slip Can be used on driveways, pathways, stairs, alfresco, pool surrounds and all internal or external concrete areas Spray on can be applied to new and existing concrete surfaces based on their condition.