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Why Businesses Benefit From Concrete Flatwork

February 24, 2023

Commercial properties need flatwork that looks great, is durable, and easy to maintain. Concrete is an ideal material for this type of work.  Durability  Concrete flatwork is a strong, durable material that can last up to 30 years without requiring repair work or pouring mix. Successful commercial and industrial property owners often install it in parking lots, warehouse floors, access ramps, curbs, and sidewalks. This is because it can handle the heavy traffic that these areas experience.  Aesthetics  Using concrete for sidewalks, driveways and patios is a great way to enhance your business’s curb appeal. Aesthetic options for concrete flatwork include... View Article

What Is Concrete Flatwork & How It Can Increase Your Home Value

January 23, 2023

If you are looking for easy ways to increase your home’s value, consider concrete flatwork. In this quick guide, we will look at what is concrete flatwork and how it can increase your home value. If you have been considering flatwork or wondering what are the advantages of concrete flatwork, here you will find answers to your questions.   What Is Concrete Flatwork? This term refers to any work done on a flat surface on your property. This often includes floors, patios, walkways, and in some cases, even concrete stairs are considered flatwork because, technically, it involves concrete work along... View Article

The Top 5 Benefits of Working in the Concrete Industry

December 23, 2022

Why should I work in concrete construction? There are many reasons why you should consider this as a career. Concrete construction workers build roads, walls, floors, foundations, and much more with concrete. If you are energetic, active, and looking for a rewarding career, this is probably a good career move for you. Benefits of Becoming a Concrete Construction Worker If you are looking for reasons to work in concrete construction, here are the top 5 benefits of working in the concrete industry. Hands-On One of the biggest benefits of working in the concrete industry is that you can enjoy hands-on... View Article

The Importance of Hiring a Licensed Contractor for Your Concrete

January 12, 2022

Any time you hire a contractor to take on any kind of work at your home (including concrete work), it is important to make sure they are licensed for the kind of work they will be performing. While it can be tempting to try to do the work yourself to save quite a bit of money up front, there are many more reasons why relying on professionals is the better way to go if you care about quality, long-lasting work. Here are just a few examples of some of the biggest benefits associated with working with licensed contractors: Experience and... View Article

What Should You Know About Pouring Concrete in Cold Weather?

December 29, 2021

Most concrete work is done between April and October, and there’s a reason for this—concrete doesn’t exactly enjoy cold weather. Cold weather for the purposes of concrete installation is any time the air temperature falls below 40°F. Low temperatures can result in challenges with concrete curing, as well as lead to potential cracking or strength issues. If you’re set on pouring concrete in cold weather, the good news is there are still ways you can complete the job with reliable, high-quality results—it just takes some additional precautions. Here are a few examples of some of the steps you must take... View Article

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