Decorative Concrete

3 Tips to Maintain Your Decorative Concrete 

Now that your beautiful new decorative concrete has been installed, you may be wondering what’s next and how to preserve the original beauty. Many decorative concrete installers offer a maintenance program, but many homeowners choose to do it themselves. Decorative concrete will last many, many years with very little maintenance. A few tips to help …

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Polished Floor

Polished Floor: Where to use it?

Concrete has long been a staple in the construction industry; driveways, sidewalks, and foundations are common uses for concrete. New technologies and techniques, however, have greatly expanded the use of concrete into areas not usually considered in the past. One such area is the floor. Floors are a necessary part of every building, yet seldom …

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pool deck resurfacing options

Using Concrete Overlay for your Pool Deck

There is no better way to cool off and enjoy the hot lazy days of summer than lounging around a nice sparkling pool with family and friends. Having a pool installed used to be every homeowners dream, now pools are commonplace and enjoyed by the majority of homeowners in many areas. Not only for pleasure, …

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Concrete resurfacing

What Is Concrete Resurfacing?

Originally used mostly for commercial purposes and foundations for homes, the durability and versatility of concrete soon brought it to the forefront of building design. Properly laid and maintained concrete will last for many years. Over time, however, the abuses of neglect or severe weather conditions may have your concrete looking dull and drab, and …

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Myths of Decorative Concrete

10 Myths About Decorative Concrete

When deciding whether to repair or replace existing concrete, check the facts. Unless the concrete is damaged beyond repair, decorative concrete is a much more cost-effective alternative. There are many myths and downright falsehoods floating around about the use of decorative concrete, the top 10 being addressed here. 1 – Decorative concrete tends to crack – It’s …

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Polished vs Epoxy Concrete

Polished vs Epoxy Concrete

Concrete flooring has become more and more popular in recent years for both commercial and residential building. This is due in large part to the lower costs and durability of concrete as well as the need for very little maintenance. Whether you currently have concrete flooring that may need a little sprucing up or are considering …

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Stamped Concrete vs Patio Pavers

Advantages of Stamped Concrete vs. Patio Pavers

For many, their homes are their largest investment. To add beauty and maintain property value, many homeowners choose to add a patio, pool deck, or walkway to their landscaping, or refurbish existing patios and driveway. Deciding on the easiest, most cost-effective way to do this poses a few questions. Patio pavers do have their benefits, but …

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Cracked & Discolored Concrete

How to Restore Cracked & Discolored Concrete Without Spending a Fortune

All man-made building materials will eventually begin to show signs of wear, aging, and deterioration, including concrete. While concrete is extremely durable and commonly used as a cost-efficient alternative to other materials, replacing that concrete can be quite costly and time-consuming, along with making a huge mess and possibly destroying existing landscaping in the process. …

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