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How Concrete Is That?

When someone describes an idea or action as "concrete," they generally mean that action is permanent or stable. Of course, that meaning is derived from the fact that concrete itself is really hard and stable. This is why, over the years, concrete has become such an in-demand material. It's used to make everything from the biggest skyscrapers to the smallest of patio pavers. What other material could be so versatile? We hope to bring more attention to that versatility as we write about concrete and contractors on this blog. As our readers, you can enjoy the content and let us know how we're doing.


Concrete Curbing: Can You Install It Around Your Garden?

7 December 2022
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If the plants in your large vegetable garden grow all over the place, you may use rocks and stones to create a barrier around your garden bed. But if your plants manage to find their way over and through the barrier, ask a paver to install concrete curbing around your garden instead. Learn more about concrete curbing and how it can help your garden below.    What's Concrete Curbing? Concrete curbing, or landscape edging, is a border that safeguards, defines, confines, and accents other structures, such as commercial parking lots and decorative water fountains. Read More …

Understanding The Benefits Of Ready-Mix Concrete

29 November 2022
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Ready-mix concrete is a type of concrete that is manufactured in a factory and then delivered to a construction site. This pre-made product eliminates the need for contractors to purchase, measure, and mix their materials onsite. Ready-mix concrete offers many advantages over traditional methods, making it an ideal choice for contractors seeking efficient and cost-effective solutions. Benefits of Ready-Mix Concrete Ready-mix concrete provides numerous advantages over traditional methods, including: Cost savings. Read More …

Is Stamped Concrete Right For Your Patio?

28 November 2022
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Stamped concrete might be worth considering if you want to resurface and upgrade your home's patio. Stamped concrete offers the texture and beauty of masonry patios that utilize materials such as slate or stone but at a substantially reduced cost. Additionally, using stamped concrete for your project can offer numerous other benefits. Before you choose pavers, brick, or stone for your patio, check out these three ways that stamped concrete can improve the appearance and functionality of your home without breaking your budget. Read More …

Upgrade Your New Commercial Building with Custom Stamped Concrete

26 October 2022
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Whether you're building a multi-story building for your company's world headquarters or simply building a modest space to house your small business, imagine how amazing it would look to have your company's logo stamped in the building's concrete! Rather than pouring a boring concrete slab or floor instead, you have the option of making it look designer by stamping it. Concrete can be stamped to look like natural bricks, cobblestone, or flagstone. Read More …

How To Repair A Crumbling Concrete Foundation And Prevent Structural Failure

26 October 2022
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When moisture infiltrates a concrete foundation, the particles in the material start to weaken, causing the concrete to deteriorate. As a result, cracks develop on the foundation and the building's walls. In severe cases, moisture underneath the foundation can cause the structure to settle. If your foundation is crumbling, you should repair it immediately to prevent extensive damage to the building. Below are three repair methods you should consider for the project. Read More …