Firth – DIY – as easy as …

Firth – DIY – as easy as …
April 11, 2016

You may think that Firth only supplies concrete for large construction projects – not so. Firth has an extensive concrete product range to suit a vast spectrum of requirements. From small jobs, such as putting in a new letterbox, through to supplying 1,000’s of m3 of concrete for large roading projects, Firth has a solution.

Firth also provides helpful planners for concrete or paving, calculators to work out exactly how many pavers you will need, and ‘How to’ videos with step-by-step instructions to follow when undertaking your next DIY project.

Let us show you how …


Need a new wash line, letterbox or fence? Have you thought of doing it yourself? If so, we can help. Using Dricon’s range of Concretes and Post Hole Mixes from Firth you can have a post in the ground in no time.

To help ensure you are using the right Dricon product for your next DIY project, we have created an easy to follow Dricon Select App. (app features and available on Google Playstore and Apple App store).

View video on putting a post in the ground




Firth’s range of pavers and retaining walls can change an outdoor space into a useful, appealing area – and it doesn’t need to be expensive or difficult to achieve.

Paved or concrete patios can be used to create that very desirable outdoor BBQ area. Using Firth’s Paving Planner

and Paving Calculator you can decide what paver you would like and how many you will need.

View video on laying pavers



How about a retaining wall for your garden?

Firth retaining walls are perfect for creating a landscaping feature wall, garden edge walls, or leveling off an area with a retaining wall to establish a lawn. With a huge range of retaining wall products available, anything is possible – let us show you how!

View video on building a retaining wall


When it comes to doing it yourself we’re here to help. Go to for inspiration and help with your project or talk to us today on 0800FIRTH1 or email

Was this article helpful? Let us know via: Email | Facebook | Twitter. To receive your FREE monthly copy of FPB Today newsletter, Subscribe here, or follow us on Facebook  |  TwitterPinterest  |  YouTube |  Instagram

Latest News

Put a spring in your step and get organised with Hettich

September 20, 2017 Spring cleaning is a time-honoured way to banish winter blues and give your home a... Read more.

GIB® Standard – The New Standard For Building Peace of Mind

September 20, 2017 Since re-engineering GIB® Standard 10mm and 13mm in 2010, its strength, flexibility, and reputation for... Read more.

Your Spring project … create an outdoor room

September 20, 2017 So you like your house and you don’t want to move, but you could do... Read more.

Safe and Sound in a Hettich Home

August 15, 2017 Image: Hettich kitchen featuring wide drawers Wide and high drawers are increasingly popular for maximising... Read more.

Reliable, Superior Heating with the Classic GE Series

August 15, 2017 Whether renovating or in the midst of a new build, there are so many options... Read more.

FPB - Future Proof Building Principals
Energy Smart Health & Safety Life Cycle Quality Smart & Secure Sound Control Spatial Design Sustainability