Whether you’re a concrete contractor, or one of the many Do It Yourself homeowners who have taken any classes on using concrete for home improvement, The Stamp Store’s online store is the one place you need to go to get all of your concrete floor supplies. On their website, they have an extensive inventory of materials, which will allow you to really let your imagination soar when using concrete for in your home, your business, or even outside on a patio or pool deck. Continue reading
Bad concrete can cause a number of problems. One common issue many home and business owners face is poorly sloped concrete. This happens when the concrete contractor that places the original concrete slab either neglects , forgets or simply doesn’t understand the duty of the concrete being installed. Concrete slabs not only provide a clean walking or functional useable surface, they are often used to guide or create drainage for water away from structures and buildings.
Many of the people taking on DIY concrete repair projects will be doing so to get rid of spalling, cracks and other damage caused by cold weather conditions. A great deal of cold weather damage is caused by the cycle of water freezing and thawing, which places hydraulic pressure on the concrete.
The Damage Reveals the Cause
Spalling occurs because of pressure exerted by water as it freezes and flaws in the concrete. Continue reading
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 11, 2014
Super-Krete® International, Inc. Announces Availability of Concrete BOOST! ™
Concrete Additive for Ready-Mix Concrete
(Spring Valley, CA)— Today, SUPER-KRETE® International, Inc. announces immediate availability of Concrete BOOST!, ready-mix concrete booster that makes concrete stronger, harder and waterproof like no other.
“Concrete BOOST! is designed for smaller batches of concrete such as countertops but can be used with any Portland cement-based material,” said Tracey Lackovich, President at SUPER-KRETE® International, Inc. . Continue reading
Concrete Countertop Solutions
790 Northern Blvd. Ste B
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
For Immediate Release:
Concrete Countertop Solutions Announces New Pool Coping Forming System
(Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania: August 12th, 2014)—Concrete Countertop Solutions, the innovative company behind Z Counterforms and Z Liqui-Crete, announced plans for a new concrete pool coping forming system today. The patented system, called Z Poolform, marks a breakthrough development in the construction of concrete pool copings and decks.
As concrete wears and ages there comes a time when you need make the decision of either tearing it out or fixing it. Fixing concrete these days has become easier with the advent of decorative concrete products. Designed to harden, repair, patch and resurface old concrete. Check out a video of such repair done with www.walttools.com products. Also available online.
If you want more inspiration check these products to enhance your concrete’s look and appeal. Continue reading