Correcting 3 Concrete Finishing Myths


Concrete is a durable and popular material that is often used for the floors or walls in residential and commercial properties. However, many people will not like the spartan or industrial look of concrete surfaces. This can lead to them want to explore their options for creating a more aesthetically pleasing look for these surfaces. Myth 1: Concrete Finishing Is Just Polishing These Surfaces Finishing concrete surfaces is the most effective and easiest option for ensuring that these surfaces look their best.

14 August 2019

Three Things That Can Cause Damage to Your Asphalt Parking Lot


Your asphalt parking lot takes a lot of abuse. It is subjected to cars constantly driving on it, people walking on it, and a variety of weather elements and temperature extremes. If you have an asphalt parking lot, you may wonder what things can cause damage to your asphalt parking lot and how you can prevent this type of damage. Here are three things that can be damaging to your parking lot and what actions you can take to prevent these elements from damaging your asphalt surface.

4 December 2018

Residential Paving: How Much Sidewalk Are You Responsible For?


When sidewalks and walkways become broken, messy eyesores, you know that they need to be redone. Safety on these sidewalks and walkways to your front door could be an issue for anyone walking by or walking up to your house. The last thing you want and/or need is for someone to get hurt and then sue you, but how much of this concrete mess is your responsibility? When you hire a paving contractor, you should already know how much of this project is your responsibility and how much of it belongs to the city.

29 May 2018

Plain, Stamped, Stained, Or Asphalt-Covered: What Will You Do With Your Driveway?


As you head toward a new driveway installation, have you decided what exactly you are going to do with it? Modern driveway options are not just simple concrete or asphalt-topped concrete anymore. You have quite a few options beyond that.  Plain Concrete Plain old gray concrete; it is basic, it is functional, and it is quick and easy to install. It can also be quite boring by comparison next to some of your other options.

2 February 2018

Insight To Help You Repair And Prevent Common Damage To Your Asphalt


Taking care of your asphalt driveway can keep it lasting a long time and will also maintain your home's exterior appearance. Natural weathering to your asphalt can begin to cause damage as soon as it is installed. Here are some tips to help you repair and prevent two of the most common types of asphalt damage. Vehicle Fluid Damage Your asphalt driveway can easily become exposed to fluids from vehicles and power tools, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, and also transmission and brake fluids.

18 July 2017

How To Maintain A Concrete Driveway


Concrete driveways provide a luxurious and durable aesthetic to the front of your home, but like all outdoor installations, are susceptible to damage due to excessive weather, water, and elemental exposure. In addition, your driveway also takes all of the abuse that your cars and vehicles subject it to. Thankfully, you can do a few things to maintain both the appearance and the structural integrity of your driveway. Clean Spills Quickly

23 February 2017

Own A Business? Two Reasons Why It May Be Time For You To Repave Your Parking Lot


If you're the owner of a small business, you likely have a lot on your plate.  Maintaining the building, along with all of the duties that accompany heading a company can truly take up a great deal of time.  However, one area that you may have neglected is right outside of your front door:  Your parking lot.  Although you likely see the lot each and every day, you may not have considered having the parking lot re-paved.

30 November 2016