Did you know that even the ancient Romans used concrete in their construction? They valued it for its strength and for its ability to be molded into different forms. They formed concrete from volcanic ash and lime, which were a bit different from the materials used today, but the substance was very similar and used for similar purposes. Today, concrete contractors carry on the ancient Roman tradition, making everything from patios to counter tops from concrete. These creations last for years and require little maintenance. We think concrete is amazing, and we hope you'll share that opinion after reading the articles provided here.
24 February 2021
If you have concrete surfaces on your property, you're probably all too familiar with the problem of what to do with small holes and cracks. Pretty much all concrete surface will crack to some extent over time. Most of these cracks are just cosmetic and don't compromise the structural integrity of your surface. But, most property owners are interested in fixing them for cosmetic reasons. Repairing holes and cracks in concrete is actually very simple, and it can be done with over-the-counter products with just a few basic tools.
13 November 2020
Any time concrete needs to be cut on a worksite, it's best to let professionals handle the cutting. Even if you have some experience with this type of work, utilizing professional cutting services will help you enjoy these benefits. Ample Preparation When it comes to concrete cutting, there needs to be some preparation involved so that the cutting results are great and the site where the cutting occurs isn't exposed to a mess after.
26 October 2020
There are many ways you can improve your yard and its landscaping. From planting new vegetation, such as flowers, bushes, trees, and a lawn, you can also add in a backyard patio for a new seating area and cookout site. When you are ready to make some updates to your yard, here are some recommendations for you to use as you plan and install a new concrete patio for your backyard landscaping.
30 September 2020
Concrete is a commonly used material for a number of different surfaces. However, individuals will often want to improve the appearance of the concrete in their structure. In these situations, decorative concrete can be a way of balancing aesthetics with the durability and strength of concrete. For individuals that are not familiar with decorative concrete, they may not know all of the options that are available. Polished Some individuals will want their concrete surfaces to have a slick and shiny look.
18 September 2020
If you are a general contractor hoping to specialize in concrete, or are already a concrete contractor and just want a refresher, then you should know about concrete lifting. Concrete lifting is an alternative to replacing an entire slab where water and concrete mix are pumped underneath the slab, above the foundation. This is generally preferred over replacing the entire concrete slab, but it does come with the risk of further fractures.