Identifying Concrete Issues in Your Basement

Four Reasons Why You Should Incorporate Ready-Mix Concrete Into Your Concrete Contracting Business

Many concrete contractors may prefer to steer clear of ready-mix concrete. They worry about quality and final project results. However, there are many more benefits of using this product in your line of work as a concrete contractor, and here are just a few of those reasons.  Ready-Mix Concrete Takes the Guesswork out of Mixing […]

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Tips To Help Keep Your Concrete Pump From Blocking

Using a concrete pump on a construction project usually makes it easier and faster to move concrete from one site to the next. There is also the advantage of having more accurate pours since you can regulate the rate at which the pump releases the concrete. However, if your pump keeps getting blocked, using the […]

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How To Replace The Mortar On Old Stone Foundation Walls

Buying an old home and fixing it up is a great way to get a house with a lot of natural wood and character for a good price. The downside is that old homes generally need a lot of work to get them fixed up. One area that is especially challenging is the basement. Old […]

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3 Tips To Help You Prepare To Break Down Concrete

There are many different reasons why one may need to break through concrete. Maybe you need to repair a patio or driveway. Maybe you need to access utilities that are underneath concrete that you poured already. No matter the reason, breaking through concrete is a difficult task. Here are a few tips that will help […]

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Breaking Concrete: Tips To Help Make Your Work Easier

Tearing up concrete usually takes a lot of time and energy. This is especially so in cases where one is dealing with reinforced concrete. And while a sledgehammer is usually enough to deal with most at-home slab-breaking projects, it usually takes more than brute force to get the job done in a timely and cost […]

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3 Unique Masonry Projects To Incorporate In Your Home

Masonry is one of the world’s oldest professions. It takes a tremendous amount of patience and skill to work with brick and concrete, and experienced masons are able to create masterpieces from these mediums. If you are looking to add some interest to the design of your home, here are three unique masonry projects you […]

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Keeping Customers Safe In Your Business Parking Lot

If you have an asphalt parking lot available for your customers to use when they visit your establishment, there are a few steps you will want to do to ensure their safety while on your property. Maintaining your parking lot is necessary to upkeep on damage, allowing people to drive and walk through with less risk of […]

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How To Beautify The Front Of Your Existing Home

Have you always wanted to make changes to the front of your house so that it would be more beautiful or more dramatic? If the time has come for you to fulfill that wish, here are some ideas that might inspire you to create something unique and attractive. Small Changes – As you make an assessment […]

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How To Resurface Concrete Slabs

Old, dirty and cracked concrete can certainly be an eye sore. Even worse, it can be dangerous and violate certain building codes. There are many great reasons to resurface your concrete. Luckily, with a few tools and a willingness to get sweat a little bit, you can resurface your concrete by yourself. This article explains […]

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Learning How To Make Your Own Concrete Statues

If you’re into arts and crafts and interested in working in concrete art, learning how to create your own simple statues is a great first step. It’s a relatively easy way to get your feet wet, learn how to properly mix concrete, create a mold, and craft the concrete.    Creating The Statue Mold While […]

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