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Have you ever thought about what that boring cement driveway looks like from the street? Although it might seem like a lost cause, professional concrete contractors can transform even the most boring driveway into an integral part of your home's curb appeal. By adding interesting borders, carving designs into the concrete, or staining the surface, contractors can add a touch of interest to your walkway, driveway, or patio. My blog is all about helping you to discover all the ways professionals might be able to help, so that you can make your yard truly special. After all, don't you want your house to stand out?

Three Fun Things You Can Create With Ready Mix Concrete

8 September 2017
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If you have children and you are trying to come up with some ways to add fun areas around your yard for them to enjoy with their friends, or even by themselves, then you can use some ready mix concrete to create some fun spots for your children to enjoy themselves. Here are three projects you can do with ready mix concrete for your children: You can put up a tetherball for your children to play - You can purchase a tetherball kit from most toy or big box stores. Read More …

Why Concrete Heaves And How It Can Be Repaired And Prevented

17 August 2017
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If you have a concrete walkway on your property that has a big crack in it, you should have it repaired before someone trips. A damaged walkway is a liability hazard if someone gets hurt. A large crack that has heaved can't be filled in like smaller cracks can. Instead, you'll probably need to call a concrete contractor to make repairs so the surface is level again. Here's some information on why concrete heaves and how it can be fixed. Read More …

Concrete And Mechanicals: 3 Tips To Deal With Concrete For The Mechanical Installations In Basement Remodeling

27 July 2017
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When you are ready to start finishing your basement, mechanical systems are important. You will need plumbing, electrical and HVAC. In the basement, there is one problem that will always seem to get in the way; the concrete foundation. The concrete slab and foundation footings will need to be cut, demoed and repaired. Here are some tips to help deal with concrete that gets in the way when you finish your basement: Read More …

Steps To Waterproof Your Home

14 July 2017
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It is not fun to have water where it does not belong. If you have ever gone through a flood, then you know exactly how bad it can be to fight with water. A flooded basement is a big problem that needs to be addressed as quickly as possible. The longer the water stays in the home, the more damage that the water can do to your home. There are a few steps that you can take as a homeowner to prevent flooding. Read More …

4 Types Of Basic Concrete Equipment

27 June 2017
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If you need some concrete equipment to supplement or get your residential concrete staining business going, here is a quick overview of the four most basic types of concrete that you are going to need to potential invest in. #1 Shotcrete Machine If you plan on doing a lot of major construction projects that involve the use of concrete, you may want to invest in a shotcrete machine. A shotcrete machine is designed to spray concrete. Read More …