Beautifying Your Property

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Beautifying Your Property

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?

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 …

Post Tensioned Concrete Explained

9 May 2017
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Post tensioning represents one of the best methods by which concrete can be reinforced during the construction phase. Unfortunately, many people fail to capitalize on this highly effective strategy--simply because they don't understand it well enough. If you would like to boost your knowledge of contemporary concrete installation techniques, read on. This article will introduce you to the world of post tensioned concrete. Basic Information The purpose of post tensioning is to improve the structural integrity of a concrete surface, thereby ensuring that it lives up to its full lifespan. Read More …

Tips For Making A Solid Gravel Or Crushed Stone Driveway

27 April 2017
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If you are building a custom home in a rural area where snow prevents you from installing a concrete or asphalt driveway, then a gravel or crushed stone driveway is an excellent option. However, it is essential that you install the driveway properly and use the right rock product for its surface. An incorrectly installed driveway will not last more than a couple of winters and one made of the wrong rock will cause its own set of issues. Read More …