Trending Concrete Driveways To Consider For 2023

By cncsites | January 30, 2023

Concrete driveways have been a popular choice for homeowners for many years, and this trend is set to continue in the current 2023 year. With new technologies and designs, concrete driveways are becoming even more versatile and stylish.  Whether you want a natural look, a unique design, or added functionality, there is a concrete driveway…

Ideas for Your Concrete Patio

By cncsites | January 16, 2023

In recent years, concrete has been used more and more in different parts of the home, including patios. Thanks to advances in technology, there are many different finishes, gradients, and levels of sheen that can be achieved. A rise in the “industrial” home decor trend can also be thanked for the rise in concrete’s popularity.…

Safety Tips For Earthworks In Christchurch

By cncsites | November 29, 2022

Earthworks in Christchurch can be required before a number of construction jobs, including foundations, roadways, railway beds, dams, levees, patios, terraces and more. Heavy machinery and processes for earthworks can be dangerous, so it is important to keep these safety tips from Riverstone Concrete in mind. Keep Children And Pets Away From Machinery When you…

How To Look After Your Concrete Flooring, Driveways, Patios And Walkways

By cncsites | November 25, 2022

Whether you have a concrete driveway, a concrete patio, concrete walkways or any other kind of concrete flooring, you need to be aware of how to properly look after and maintain your investment. Concrete, which is less costly than other landscaping materials, is a very versatile material. It looks good and is easy to maintain.…

Tips For Designing Your Driveways In Christchurch

By cncsites | September 28, 2022

While driveways are often thought of as purely practical, a well-designed driveway can be an aesthetic addition to your home and landscaping. Before beautifying your space with a designer driveway, it’s important to consider the functional elements involved to ensure that your driveway works well within the space. At Riverstone Concrete, we are experts when…

Why Concrete Driveways Are Best

By cncsites | August 29, 2022

When it comes to building a driveway for your home, there are various materials you could go with. Most commonly, driveways are paved with bricks. You could also have a driveway covered in tarmac. However, as concrete contractors in Christchurch, we advocate for a concrete driveway as we believe this is easily the best option.…

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Money-Saving Tips: Residential Landscaping on a Budget

By cncsites | January 27, 2022

Putting some effort into enhancing your landscape can have several benefits. It doesn’t only increase your property’s value but also improves your mental well-being. Spending time at a well-maintained colourful yard with plants and nature makes one feel refreshed and reduces stress and anxiety simultaneously. Landscaping doesn’t necessarily require spending a million dollars. You can…

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Concrete Driveway Paving: Which is Best?

By cncsites | January 25, 2022

If you’re considering redoing your property’s driveway, you must be having a tough time deciding between the options available. Although concrete driveways are long-lasting and easier to maintain, brick and asphalt driveways are more slip-resistant and have a better aesthetic appeal. There are many options available for driveway paving materials in Christchurch. We’ll recommend you…

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A Guide to Choosing the Right Earthworks and Excavation Contractor for Your Home

By cncsites | January 23, 2022

Building your dream home? Congratulations! This is considered as an essential and significant investment. While it can be rewarding and exciting, the project can be rife with uncertainties about whether things will work out. To ensure a successful project, it’s essential to involve the right construction professionals at every process stage. It is important to…

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How to Breathe New Life into a Dull and Neglected Outdoor Space

By cncsites | January 21, 2022

Your home should feel like home even before you enter it. It must possess that comforting vibe when you step out of your vehicle after a long and tiring day at the office. The homeownership rate in New Zealand is currently at its lowest in the last 70 years. So, if you have a place…