Category: Exterior Concrete
Upgrade Your Outdoor Living Spaces With Concrete
Summer is here and homeowners across Ohio are ready to make the most of these warm carefree months ahead. Kids and adults alike are itching to spend as much time as possible outdoors in the sunshine. If you don’t have any outdoor living spaces, however, this can be less enjoyable. It’s time for an upgrade. […]
The Benefits of Sealing Your Concrete
The possibilities of concrete use are endless. Its versatility is one of the many reasons people choose to use concrete in their home design, exterior surfaces, and commercial spaces. Its durability is another key selling point. One thing that will always extend the life and increase the durability of your concrete is a sealer. If […]
What to do About Concrete Stains or Discoloration
As long as it’s poured right, concrete is tough and long-lasting. But even a well-done concrete flooring isn’t completely resilient. In addition to some minor cracking, concrete is susceptible to stains and discoloration. After all, concrete is a porous material. Liquids can infiltrate the surface, and if they’re not dealt with, they can leave stains […]
Benefits of Installing a Concrete Driveway
How is your driveway looking these days? Do you stop to look at it as you roll up to your garage? How often do you notice the damage, cracks, or crumbling that could be ruining your curb appeal? Chances are high you have an asphalt driveway. For years, asphalt was by far the most popular […]
Is There a Difference Between Concrete & Cement?
The words concrete and cement are often used interchangeably in reference to speaking about concrete surfaces. Did you know, however, that cement and concrete are actually two different things? Cement is just one component of what makes up actual concrete. So there is really no such thing as a cement driveway or sidewalk. Unless you […]
How Your Home Exterior Can Increase The Value of Your Home
This time of year, many homeowners start to consider selling their homes in the upcoming spring and summer months. In the months leading up to putting your home on the market, you will spend hours cleaning, updating, organizing, and staging the interior of your home. While the interior of your home is extremely important, don’t […]
What Actually Damages Concrete?
If you have read any of our previous blog posts then you know we like to boast about the durability of concrete for almost any surface in your home, outdoor living areas, or even commercial spaces. When compared to most other materials, it rings true that concrete is always going to be one of your […]
Why You Should Consider Concrete Resurfacing Before Replacing
Even the highest quality concrete surfaces will succumb to wear and tear and sustain damages over years of use and exposure. If you recently had concrete installed whether it’s a patio, driveway, or interior flooring you won’t have to worry about this for years to come. Especially if you follow very simple maintenance tips for […]
Does Your Concrete Driveway Need Repair?
Concrete is one of the most popular building materials used for creating driveways on residential properties, next to asphalt. Concrete is visually a step above asphalt and while it may cost a little bit more, it offers significantly more benefits than asphalt does as a driveway material. Concrete is a great option for driveways because […]
Is it Time to Resurface Your Concrete?
Concrete is made to last a long time, but it won’t last forever. Eventually, cracks and chips will begin to form. Actually, a degree of cracking is natural in concrete, even when it’s new. However, these cracks are thin and generally only noticeable if you’re looking for them. Should the cracks start to deepen, and […]