Monthly Archives: January 2016

What preparation is needed before my concrete arrives?

For concrete bases, floors and drives, the area should be dug out to the required depth of concrete a minimum of 100mm or 4 inches is advisable and the soil should be compacted as required. In clay based soil areas … Continue reading

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How much notice do I need to organise my concrete delivery?

Generally 24 hours notice is required, night and weekend orders usually need sorting at the earliest due to scheduling issues. Orders can be placed by telephone contact with the office, a specific delivery time will be advised. The truck operators … Continue reading

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Does Concrete Taxi offer wet hire services?

Wet hire service options are available across Australia. Please contact the Call centre for specific details.

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How much will the concrete cost?

You will only pay for the concrete you use. A pricing structure covers any job between 0.1 and 2 cubic metres and for deliveries 24/7. Delivery zones and hours of delivery will affect the final cost. Please contact our Customer … Continue reading

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How much does a cubic metre of concrete weigh?

One cubic metre of concrete weighs around 2.4 tonnes. With 15 wheelbarrows to a cubic metre, that equates to 160kg per barrow load.

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How much concrete will I need?

Concrete quantities, like any other measure of volume, are calculated by multiplying length x width x depth (or height) and are measured in cubic metres (m3). For example: If a room measures 3m x 4m and the depth of the … Continue reading

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Does Concrete Taxi deliver to my area?

Concrete Taxi is now operating in Queensland, New South Wales and Western Australia, with a National call centre based in Brisbane. – New South Wales, Sydney – South of Military Rd, to Campbelltown, Sutherland Shire, west to Penrith & Windsor – Queensland, Brisbane – … Continue reading

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How long does the concrete take to set?

The chemical reaction that takes place within a concrete mix begins as soon as the cement and water are mixed together. The onsite mixing process allows for variation in the mix consistency to allow for particular site conditions. This means … Continue reading

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How do I contact Concrete Taxi?

We can be contacted directly by e-mail, telephone to 1300 880 955, fax or in writing. For full contact details, please see our contacts page. The 1300 number is attended 7:00am to 6:00pm (EST) Monday to Friday and 7.00am to … Continue reading

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How can I pay for my concrete delivery?

On the delivery day, you can make payments to our operators, by Visa, MasterCard, eftpos or cash. The mix on site format and the pay for what you use system makes it easier for on site payment. Credit card details … Continue reading

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