5 December 2016
Pouring a new concrete patio gives you the opportunity to move beyond the same, old, boring gray slab. There are plenty of ways you can jazz up the look of your patio with the right building materials. The following are a few ideas that you may want to incorporate into your patio. Color Changing the color of the concrete is one of the simplest yet most immediately striking things you can do with your new patio.
8 November 2016
The bad thing about small asphalt cracks is that they grow if left unattended. It is always a good idea to patch and repair your asphalt cracks as soon as you notice them, rather than waiting for them to become big and difficult to repair. Here is how to use cold formula asphalt patch to repair small cracks and holes in your asphalt. Why Use Cold Formula Cold formula asphalt patch is definitely the way to go for small jobs.
5 July 2016
Having a horseshoe pit in your backyard allows friends and family members to have something fun to do during get-togethers. When you have a horseshoe pit, it is important to have somewhere for spectators to sit while they watch the game. The guide below walks you through a quick and easy way to make spectator benches next to your horseshoe pit. Determine How Many Benches You Want to Make The first thing you need to do is determine how many benches you want to make.
23 May 2016
Looking for a way to add some visual interest and depth to your landscape? If so, concrete could easily be the material that you use to transform a humdrum landscape area from dull to creatively complementing for your home. Concrete is the ideal landscaping material because it's inexpensive, fairly easy to work with, and incredibly versatile. Whether you try to tackle a few small landscaping ideas with concrete on your own or you hire a professional concrete contractor, there are a few landscape design ideas that you might want to consider in your own yard.
30 March 2016
Are you getting ready to make a patio for outdoor entertaining? It's hard to believe that the cold winter months are behind you and spring is finally here. With summer just a few weeks away, you are probably anxious to get your new patio underway. From the floor to the ceiling, here are a few ideas on how to create a beautiful patio. The Floor - Wooden decking would be really attractive for your patio floor.
18 February 2016
Building a successful business is all about making the most of the resources you have and saving on your bottom line. When it comes to building a new building for your company, you can get the most out of your building by working with contractors that use the best materials. Among the most beneficial structural approaches for commercial building today involves concrete walls and floors that are fully insulated. Here are some of the big benefits of building a new building with insulated concrete forms:
13 January 2016
Your walkways, driveways and backyard patios provide pathways that accent the overall style of your home. Most homeowners consider paving their outdoor spaces with concrete an affordable and stylish way to beautify and enhance the architectural style of their homes. While determining which type of concrete paving to go for, you will often be confronted with two choices: Stamped concrete and patio pavers. Both outdoor home improvement choices offer unique and long lasting additions that can add style to your home and stand up to Mother Nature.
30 November 2015
Salt is a common method for melting ice that is on sidewalks, driveways and roadways for over 80 years. Unfortunately, salt used on your driveway can actually damage the concrete, which will lead to unnecessary repair. That's why you may be considering alternative ways to remove the ice that does not involve traditional salt. Consider these 4 methods, some of which are environmentally friendly too. De-icers When you are aware that cold weather is coming your way, you can pre-treat a driveway using a de-icer.
10 September 2015
As a homeowner, you most likely know the importance of outdoor living. From extra space for entertaining to an increase in your home's appeal and value, it is easy to see the benefits of a deck, porch, or patio. Considering one third of buyers want a property with a patio or terrace, ensuring your own outdoor space is clean and conditioned is wise for your home's overall appeal. Using this guide, you can clean and enhance your concrete patio without a great deal of stress.
30 July 2015
It's only natural that your concrete driveway will get dirty over time. However, looking at oil stains, dirt and mud can be a downer and can make your driveway look older than it really is. Luckily, there are a few different ways that you can clean your concrete driveway. Try one of these methods, and you're sure to make your driveway look the best that it has in a long time.