Update Your Kitchen With Concrete Counter Tops

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Update Your Kitchen With Concrete Counter Tops

Are you looking for a countertop material for your kitchen that will give you a unique look as well as a practical place to work? Do you want a durable flooring option? Look no further than concrete. My name is Joanna, and I am here to teach you why it might be a good idea to invest in having concrete put inside your home, how to get it done and how to maintain and care for it. You don't typically think of concrete in the kitchen, but there are many benefits. Read my blog to discover just what concrete can do for you in your kitchen and for tips on how to make it happen.

Using Concrete With Environmentally Responsible Principles

30 March 2017
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Concrete is an extremely versatile building material. It can be used in flooring, concrete foundations, steps, sidewalks, and even countertops. Its low cost, coupled with extreme durability and low maintenance, make it a staple of modern building techniques. At the same time, green builders are concerned that it may not be as environmentally friendly a some other building materials. But if you are determined to get the benefits of concrete while also avoiding a big environmental toll, here are some ways to use concrete responsibly. Read More …

Importance Of Proper Demolition

28 March 2017
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It can be super fun getting into a home or a room and just start swinging a hammer. Demolition is a part of contracting that many people think is just brute force. While there is a lot of brute force, it is important to remember that demolition can be a very technical part of construction. There are many times where if demolition is not done properly nonreversible damage can be caused to the home. Read More …

3 Tips To Help You Make Repairs To Your Concrete Surface

24 March 2017
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When your concrete surfaces have become cracked or pitted with damage, you can make the repairs yourself. Here are three tips to help you complete this project successfully. Prepare the Damaged Concrete Before you can apply a patching compound to repair your concrete surface, you need to clean it to remove dirt and debris. Use a hammer and chisel to remove any loose chunks or flakes of concrete within the damage, then brush it with a wire brush to remove small loose bit of concrete. Read More …

Tips For Supporting Concrete Structures With Wire Mesh

3 July 2016
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If you're adding a concrete structure to your property, one of the things you should think about is how you can reinforce it. Adding reinforcement will help the structure stand up against weathering and crumbling. One of the best things you can use for reinforcing concrete is wire mesh. Whether you're pouring a patio, walkway or even a vertical structure, wire mesh may help you add a little bit of structural support. Read More …