Making Your Concrete More Beautiful

Four Steps For Pouring Your Own Concrete Paths

Posted by on Aug 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Steps For Pouring Your Own Concrete Paths

If you want to add concrete paths to your home, doing it yourself can save you a lot of money. Before you begin, you will need the following: a mixer cement gravel a concrete trowel a push broom stakes string form boards Once you are ready to start making your own concrete path, use these four steps to help you complete the project: 1. Marking Off The Area For Paths Before you start pouring concrete, you will want to mark the area where your paths will go. This can be done with spray paint to see how it looks first. Once it is marked,...

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5 Steps To Break Up Concrete In Your Yard

Posted by on Aug 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 5 Steps To Break Up Concrete In Your Yard

Sometimes, there may be an area of concrete in your yard that needs to be broken up. Whatever the reason for the concrete removal, here are a few basic steps to complete the task:     Always contact the utility companies. If you receive an electric bill or a natural gas bill for your home, chances are that there are underground cables and pipes in your yard.  There may be some beneath the concrete that you are planning to remove. Contact the utility companies. They can mark the ground so that you can circumvent dangerous lines....

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Four Tips To Help You With Getting Concrete Delivered On Site To Cut Costs And Time

Posted by on Aug 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Tips To Help You With Getting Concrete Delivered On Site To Cut Costs And Time

If you have a large project with a lot of concrete work to be done, having materials delivered in ready-mix batches can save you time and money. It can also present several logistical challenges to get everything scheduled at the right time to get the job done. The concrete finishers need to be organized with the deliveries to ensure that concrete has the perfect consistency. Here are some tips to help you manage the logistics of ready-mix concrete for your project: 1. Preparing The Site For Ready-Mix Truck Deliveries One of the challenges...

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