How to Mix Concrete with Ease - One of the biggest problems that
homeowners and do-it-yourselfers have with mixing concrete is adding too
much water. The concrete mix should be thick and shouldn't be runny. By
the time you're done reading this article, you should know how to mix
bag concrete, correctly.
Concrete Repairs Simplified - If you're reading this article to find
out how to repair structural concrete damage, this isn't going to be the
article for you. Structural foundation damage is rarely going to be
simple or fit into your budget.
Kind of Concrete Do I Order - Specific Concrete Mixes - The type of
concrete that you order can be the difference between having a
successful project or ending up with something that you will be tearing
out in the future. If you're building a concrete patio, and it's going
to be built In expansive soil, you might think about using a stronger
Anyone Build a Concrete Patio? - The answer to this question is yes.
Anyone can build a concrete patio, but can everyone do it right? It
doesn't really matter, if anyone can build a concrete patio, they key is
doing it correctly.
Concrete Contractor Makes a Big Mistake Ordering Concrete - This
isn't going to be the first time that you hear a story like this, and it
definitely isn't going to be the last. Concrete contractors make
mistakes just like everyone else, the only difference between these
mistakes and other mistakes, is that they can cost the contractor a
Basic Rules to Follow When Pouring Concrete - I have put together
five simple rules that can help anyone who is planning on pouring
concrete. It doesn't matter if you're building a concrete foundation for
your home, pouring a sidewalk for your friends or replacing your
driveway. These basic rules will help you get the job done a little bit
Five Easy Tips for Hiring Excellent Contractors - One of the most
difficult things that most homeowners seem to have a problem with is
hiring excellent contractors. I'm here to help you out with five easy
tips for hiring excellent contractors.
Help Me I Don't
Know Anything about Concrete - Well you came to the right place, I'm
going to share something with you, that very few contractors like to
share with the public. It's not like this is guarded knowledge or some
secret, it's just something that most people don't seem to think about,
on a daily basis.
Before You Pour Your Concrete Checklist - Okay, you've got the
foundation ready for concrete and it's ready to pour. Is there anything
else that you need to know or have you forgotten to install anything. Go
over this checklist, before you pour your concrete and it could save you
a lot of frustration.
Don't Forget The Electrical Conduit - Concrete Contractor Tips - If
you're going to ask me, how many times I've seen a home built without
the electrical conduit pipe, that will play an important role later on
in the home building process, I would have to take my shoes off and
start counting on my toes. It happens every once in awhile and when it
does, it's not a good thing.