Concrete Countertop Questions

Concrete is one of the most widely used materials in the world so it is no wonder that it was just a matter of time before it found its way into our home decor. Concrete is quickly becoming the latest trend and method of self expression in the kitchen, bathroom, and outdoor living space in … Read more

Types of Decorative Concrete

THE MANY FACETS OF DECORATIVE CONCRETE Decorative Concrete Long gone are the boring days of slate gray concrete slabs as the only option for flooring, driveways, walkways and patios. Now there are numerous other options available to add a decorative touch to any residential home or commercial property using concrete. Traditional concrete can now be … Read more

How To Clean Exposed Aggregate Concrete

Exposed aggregate concrete by nature will gather dirt, dust, and debris and get dirtier as time passes. It is highly recommended that you clean and seal it to help keep it looking great. What Is Exposed Aggregate Concrete? Exposed aggregate is a great concrete finish for many applications. It tends to be most popular for … Read more

Concrete Coating vs Sealing

When finishing a great concrete project it all comes down to the concrete sealer or concrete coating you decide to put on as the finish.  After having used the same sealer on multiple projects you develop a comfort level and understanding of how it reacts to the concrete. Someday however there will come a time … Read more

Types of Concrete Businesses

For the entrepreneur at heart and one who is wiling to get his/her hands a little dirty the decorative concrete industry has a lot to offer.

For a quick overview here are some characteristics often found in the concrete contractor and how you will need to be to Start a concrete business:   Optimistic, Committed, Bold, Creative, Problem Solver, Multi Task,  Hard Worker, Personable, and Self Motivated.

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Pouring Concrete in Cold Weather

Concrete placing and Finishing in Cold Weather When deciding on placing concrete in a cold weather environment it can be done successfully but there are a few things you should should know and understand to have a long lasting concrete slab. The negative impact of cold temperatures on concrete can be avoided if done correctly. … Read more