Post Mix is a versatile concrete product, useful for different DIY and industrial applications. Concrete provides strong foundations for your gate and fence posts, as well as the base of paving and pathways.
What is Post Mix produced from?
Post Mix is a concrete, made from a mixture of cement and ballast with water added. Post Mix is also referred to as postcrete and is specifically designed for setting timber, concrete or metal fence posts. This ready mixed concrete is however also ideal for smaller jobs around the garden as it effectively sets objects in place.
What are the benefits of using ready made concrete?
Post Mix saves time and effort as the quality mixture is already made up and ready to use. You will also end up saving a few pennies as you are less likely to accumulate more concrete than you actually need.
Finally, Post Mix eliminates the issue of finding space to store large quantities of concrete. Instead Post Mix is available in conveniently sized bags, ready to get going whenever you are!
So, how do you use Post Mix?
You’ll need about 1 & 1/3rd bags of Post Mix Concrete for each hole for 75 x 75mm and 100 x 100mm fence posts. That’s about 11 bags of postfix for eight fence panels. Gate Posts, which take a bit more strain from gate movement, might use three to four bags.
So, there we have it - our top tips on using Post Mix concrete. Just let us know how you get on with this handy product in the comment box below!