Laying an exposed aggregate slab using Beachcrete

For the first time a DIT exposed aggregate has become available. A premium, pre-blended mix of dry aggregate, graded sands and cement, Easy Mix Beachcrete is specially designed to reveal an attractive, smooth, exposed aggregate surface that is gentle on bare feet. It is perfect for DIY exposed aggregate concrete for paths and slabs and can…

Laying and Filling Pavers

Paver bedding sand

Laying and filling pavers is easy with the Easy Mix range of landscaping sand and gravel products.   Before You Start Calculate how many pavers you will need. To calculate the area to be paved (in square metres), use this equation: length x width = m2 (e.g. 4m x 5m = 20m2). To calculate your road…

Installing an Under Tile Screed

How to lay screed

Let us take the mystery out of learning how to lay tiles with our simple step by step guide to installing an under tile screed for shower bases and wet areas. Not many people realise that before you tile a floor, it is important to lay a bed of screed to ensure your finished floor is…

Building a Brick or Block Wall

Easy Mix Mortar

Ever wondered how to lay bricks? Keep reading! It’s easy to learn how to lay bricks or blocks and with the ultra convenient range of premixed Easy Mix Mortar products, we’ve made things even simpler. No need to calculate sand and cement ratios and add foaming agents to your mortar mix – Easy Mix have done…

Laying a premix concrete path


Lay a premix concrete path quickly and easily with Easy Mix Concrete. Easy Mix Concrete is a convenient, pre-blended, 25MPa concrete mix that is ideal for small DIY project slabs, paths, footings and garden edges.   Before You Start Mark out the size of the area and calculate how many bags of Easy Mix Concrete…

Install a Structural Post

Install a fence corner post, gate post, structural support or any other post where a higher tensile strength rating is required. Easy Mix Quick Set High Strength Concrete is ideal for the installation of posts in applications requiring a higher tensile strength rating due to its 32MPa rating (up to 60% stronger than standard 20MPa…

Build a Brick Letterbox

Build a brick letterbox from foundation to tiles, render and painting.