Learning About Concrete Maintenance and Repairs

Improving Your Concrete With Acid Stain

The floor in your basement is made from a concrete slab. No matter what type of flooring you place over the concrete, it won’t be as durable as the concrete itself. On the other hand, a bare concrete slab is not much to look at. This is where using acid stain can help you to […]

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Creating Eye Catching Floors In Your Home With Concrete

Designers have used concrete creatively for years in commercial buildings. When planning your next major home remodeling project, consider concrete for your floors. This versatile material can be tinted, stamped, stenciled, carved and molded to look like a number of other materials and surfaces. You’ll create some new flooring that will become conversation pieces in […]

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Decorative Uses Of Concrete Outside Of The House

Interior designers have used concrete for years to produce unique effects inside of homes and commercial buildings. There are also a number of ways that you can use concrete outside of the house to enhance its appearance and functionality. Here are a few projects using concrete that will start you thinking about how you can […]

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Three Tips For Your First Concrete Pour

Pouring a concrete patio can be a very cost-effective way of providing your family with a comfortable area to spend time outside. This can be especially true, given that the availability of ready-mix concrete makes it easy for almost any homeowner to do this type of project. However, if you will be pouring concrete for […]

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Construction Permit Tips For Homeowners

If you are a homeowner that want to make some significant changes to your home, you need to be sure that you take the time to get the appropriate zoning permits. This can be a frustrating process if you are not sure how to navigate through the bureaucracy. Here are some tips for making sure […]

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3 Tips For Cleaning A Commercial Kitchen Floor

In a restaurant, the kitchen floor might be the most difficult to keep clean. Throughout the day, the floor can become covered with grease, food, and other debris that can affect its quality and present a hazard to staff. Cleaning the floor properly each day is important. Here are some tips to share with your […]

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4 Advantages Of Ready-Mix Concrete

If you want a tailored suit, chances are you would not set out to buy cloth and thread and begin to sew it together yourself. Instead, you would trust a professional, experienced tailor with making the suit to your exact specifications. In much the same way, ready-mix concrete is a great solution for contractors all […]

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Tips For Supporting Poured Concrete Structures With Wire Mesh

If you’re working with a concrete contractor to pour concrete for a structure in your backyard, you should take some time to talk with the contractor about structural stability. Wire mesh is a great addition to concrete structures because it helps keep the concrete strong. Even if the contractor pouring the concrete doesn’t opt to […]

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Need To Fix Up Your Rental Property’s Driveway? Put Asphalt Over The Concrete

When you have a rental property on your hands, the decisions that you make should revolve around the long-term benefits. Instead of remodeling the driveway or front landscape with your own personal tastes in mind, consider functionality and what will better please your potential tenants in the future. If you need to fix your driveway […]

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