What Is Cement Board?

When it comes to construction, there are a lot of materials out there. If you’re having a project done or want to do some DIY then you might need to use cement board. But this isn’t something that everyone is familiar with. So what is cement board and what is …

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What Is An Urban Clearway?

When you’re out on the road in the UK, you’re going to come across a whole host of signs and rules. Anyone who has completed a driving theory test should know what each of these signs means, but let’s face it, there are so many that it’s more than possible …

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What Happens If You Seal Concrete Too Soon?

If you have recently installed a concrete driveway, then you’ve probably heard that sealing it is a good move. But it’s really important not to get ahead of yourself as sealing your concrete too soon after installation can do more harm than good.  Sadly, this is a common mistake made …

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Topsoil vs Garden Soil – What’s The Difference?

When it comes to gardening, the materials you use could mean the difference between success and failure. This is especially true when thinking about planting. Using the wrong type of soil could mean that your plants don’t get the nutrients they need and your landscaping efforts will have all been …

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Potting Soil vs Garden Mix – What’s The Difference?

One of the biggest mistakes that people make when it comes to planting is using the wrong type of soil. If you get it wrong then this could affect how easily your plants grow and you may end up having to start all over again.  There are lots of different …

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Polymeric Sand vs Regular Sand – What’s The Difference?

Laying pavers can create a stunning outdoor area like a driveway, path or patio. But if you want the structure to be strong then it’s essential that you put sand in the joints. This makes everything much more stable and secure.  But there are a lot of different types of …

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Parking On A Dropped Kerb

Where I live, there is a lot of traffic and my driveway is at the back of the property which is a bit of a pain to access. So, myself and other neighbours will often park on the street at the front of the property but recently, I discovered that …

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Drain Rock: What It Is and the Best Uses

A rock is a rock is a rock…right? Wrong. While there might not be that much of a superficial difference between your “everyday rocks” laying all over your property, there’s a world of difference between how different kinds of rocks are used – especially when it comes to drain rocks. …

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