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?

Stripping A Concrete Sealer Mechanically

1 March 2017
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Those who are serious about protecting a concrete surface couldn't do much better than to apply a concrete sealer. These hardy topcoats offer years of durable protection. Yet eventually even the heaviest duty sealer will itself become worn and chipped. If you would like to learn more about what to do when that time comes, read on. This article will discuss the mechanical methods of stripping an old sealer so that you may apply a new one. Read More …

Unique Ways to Recycle Broken Concrete

3 November 2016
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If you are a homeowner who just completed a big project, and you are left with piles of broken concrete, you are probably wondering the best way to get rid of those piles. If you've looked at all the most common ways people recycle and dispose of concrete and you haven't found a method that is right for you, look no further. This article will provide you with a few different and unique ways you can recycle broken concrete around your home: Read More …

Keeping The Gray Away From Your Asphalt Pavement

9 August 2016
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Freshly laid asphalt has a deep, rich dark color, but over time that color can fade into a grayish hue. This can make your asphalt surfaces look old and tired, sometimes even before their time. If you're dealing with a graying driveway or parking lot, you'll want to find out what causes pavement to turn gray and how to keep it from graying. What Causes Pavement to Turn Gray? The clock starts ticking for your asphalt pavement the moment it's laid down. Read More …

Finishing Options For Concrete Structures And Flooring

29 January 2016
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When you're looking for something with staying power for your backyard projects, concrete is just the thing. However, many homeowners are discouraged by the plain grey finish that they're left with. For those inexperienced with concrete structures, you might think that's your only option. The good news is that if you're adding concrete features to your property, whether it's a floor, patio, walkway or other structure, you don't have to sacrifice appearance for that durability. Read More …

How To Apply A Concrete Resurfacer To Level Uneven Spots In A Subfloor

20 August 2015
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If you are installing new flooring in your home but are concerned about low spots or high spots in the concrete subflooring that don't match adjacent levels, then rest assured. You can easily correct these problems with a self-leveling concrete mix that will dry quickly and provide a smooth, level subfloor for your new flooring. Below is how you can do this job yourself: Tools and materials needed Concrete resurfacing mix Concrete priming compound Paint roller holder and roller with low nap Trowel Five-gallon bucket Mop Trisodium phosphate (TSP) powder Electric drill and mixing implement Rope caulk Torpedo level Two colors of chalk Step-by-step procedure Read More …