Trenching & Earthwork
3 Reasons to Use the Experts
DIY projects can be a great challenge when it comes to completing projects on your property. That said, whether it’s trenching or other earthworks, there are some jobs that require a bit more than just good old elbow grease. Here are 3 key reasons to call in the experts for your project:
- Professional Know-How
- The Right Tools for the Job
- Quality Workmanship & Precision
1. Professional Know-How
The Advantage of Experience
You just can’t beat hard-earned experience. Professional tradespeople spend years accumulating a wealth of knowledge and industry know-how that helps them to navigate all sorts of situations. With the benefit of experience, you will avoid rookie mistakes that cause setbacks, problems, and costly delays to a project.
Sound Advice & Recommendations
Using the aforementioned experience, professional tradespeople can give you sound advice and recommendations based on the fact that they have “been there, done that.” For example, they can advise you the best specifications for your trenching project – including size, location, and method.
Ultimately, calling in the experts gives you peace of mind that your project will be completed with professional competence and skill that you can rely upon.
Getting It Right the First Time
There’s something to be said for getting things done right the first time. As well as being extremely satisfying and efficient, it’s a handy way to avoid the stress and hassle that can be involved with fixing up a botched DIY job.
2. The Right Tools for the Job
Would you use a spoon to dig a 10-foot hole? Not likely. Having the right tools for the job at hand makes a world of difference when it comes to carrying out any project, big or small – from the supply and spread of topsoil, to landscaping, trenching, and other earthworks.
Knowing How To Use the Right Tools
Just having the right tools is not always enough – you must also know how to use them properly. A professional tradesperson is thoroughly trained in the best use of their equipment – such as how to position a digger while trenching or spreading topsoil. The correct use of tools and equipment is a key factor in running a successful and efficient project from start to finish.
Health & Safety
Unlike civilians conducting DIY projects, tradespeople are required by law and regulations, to undergo the necessary and essential health and safety training that qualifies them to do what they do. This means they are trained to know when it’s necessary to wear safety equipment such as eye protection and respiration masks for certain jobs, and are legally required to do so. By contrast, hospital emergency rooms throughout the realm can tell the tales of DIY projects gone wrong due to unknowing breaches of health and safety.
3. Quality Workmanship & Precision
It’s a saying that never gets old: “if a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well.” Using the experts for your project will ensure you of the quality of workmanship and precision of a job well done. This includes:
- Efficiently Operated – whether you require trenching or other earthworks for your Brisbane property, a smooth operation of the project from start to finish will save you time and money
- Lasting Quality – when you invest time and money on a job, it’s important that the finished project will have the expected lifespan and gives you a return on the investment of your resources
- Fit for Purpose – the finished project must be fit to do the job it’s meant to do – for example, a trenching project to lay pipes must be sufficiently deep to protect and preserve the buried materials
With 30+ years of industry experience, Asphalt Concepts provide comprehensive asphalt and concrete services and repairs. We also offer trenching, minor earthworks, small retaining walls, and other landscaping services to round out your project needs.
Call in the Experts for Your Next Project