Reinforced concrete is a special type of concrete as it contains steel reinforcement, usually consisting of steel bars to make the structure sturdier and more resistant to damage. There are different types of reinforced concrete slabs that can provide high thermal comfort and are easy to install. Reinforcement is essential in various construction projects due to its versatility, adaptability, and resistance to corrosion and fire.
Another benefit is its ruggedness as it is not easily damaged compared to standard concrete, which is quite expensive to maintain in the long run. Usually, reinforced concrete is used for rooftops, foundations, and buildings. It is even used in irrigation canals, drains, precast structures, and other structures that need a strong type of concrete.
To create reinforced concrete, it must start with reinforcement steel which is commonly placed in a formwork. After that, it will be poured with cement using specialised equipment to ensure the concrete’s quality and stability.
The cost of producing reinforced concrete will greatly depend on the materials like the amount of wire mesh, rebar, plastic mesh, fibre and the thickness of the reinforcement steel. These materials will be added to the concrete mix and will be the basis for how strong and crack resistant the reinforced concrete will be. These materials will be calculated per square metre
Bendigo Concreters is a reliable and well-established construction company that knows reinforced concrete inside out. In fact, we have a team of professional and experienced concreters who can help you construct a one-of-a-kind driveway, pathway, or any other entertaining areas in your property.
We also have top of the range equipment, helping us to lay reinforced concrete based on your property’s landscape and the design you envisage. We can assure you that we are transparent when it comes to the total cost of the project and the right materials needed for it.
If you hire us for any of your projects, we can guarantee that you are dealing with experienced professionals in the concrete industry. We can provide you with a competitive quote based on the requirements of your project.
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