Capabilities

Outside Ideas recognises that builders, councils and government departments benefit from engaging one trusted contractor for all external works. Outside Ideas provides a full suite of services including landscaping, civil construction, structural concreting and maintenance programs. We tailor these services to meet stakeholder requirements, with our experienced teams ensuring work is delivered successfully in operating environments.

Landscaping

As a leader in the commercial landscaping industry, Outside Ideas provides a full range of soft and hard landscaping works. Our highly skilled and experienced teams work collaboratively with clients to produce exceptional results, creating projects which will be admired and enjoyed for years to come.

  • Irrigation for sports fields, golf courses, schools and public spaces
  • Planting trees, plants and revegetation projects
  • Paving on sand and mortar
  • Sports field construction including soccer pitches, football ovals and clay cricket pitches
  • Turf laid in standard rolls and maxi rolls
  • Soil cultivation, placing topsoil and mulching
  • Street furniture installation including bench seats, high security bollards and bike racks
  • Timber boardwalks, decks, shade structures and shelters

Civil Construction

With a large fleet of plant and equipment, our team offers a full range of civil construction services, adhering to safety, quality and environmental management systems which govern all Outside Ideas works. These civil services include bulk earthworks, detailed excavation, construction of concrete infrastructure, installation of underground infrastructure, demolition and the associated re-use and recycling of materials, installation and adjustment of service pits and stormwater infrastructure, soil remediation and rehabilitation as well as works associated with base preparation and asphalt.

  • Bulk earthworks, site clearing, trenching, shaping batters and swales
  • Car park and road construction, base preparation, kerbing and asphalt
  • Stormwater design, installation of pits, pipe and culverts
  • Underground services including electrical, water,  sewer and NBN
  • Detailed excavation particularly in city projects for working around pits and services
  • Retaining walls and soil stabilisation

Concreting

Since 2009 Outside Ideas has assembled an experienced team of formworkers, concreters and steel fixers who can undertake complex pours and deliver structural concrete slabs. Our people have strong skills in pouring lift shafts, suspended slabs, bored piers and slabs on ground. We also specialise in in situ concrete walls and seats as well as kerbing and pram ramps.

  • Detailed footing excavation
  • Steel fixing
  • Formwork for slabs, walls, entry statements and seating
  • Building slabs, footings, bored piers and pile caps
  • Stairs, ramps and in situ concrete pits
  • Exposed aggregate paths, honing and architectural finished surfaces