Concrete finishing services are not just about curing and drying concrete. There are other factors to consider, such as the slickness of the surface of the concrete when wet, and whether or not you feel like falling on it in winter. There is also the decorative touch to consider, especially if the concrete that is poured is part of your property in some way (e.g., driveway, walkway, poolside, etc.). Here are four ways to finish concrete, from the basic to the most decorative.
12 March 2017
Running a profitable business can be challenging. In order to increase profitability, it can be beneficial to reduce overhead spending. Many small business owners overlook the valuable cost savings that can be achieved through strategic investment in paving services. Here are three simple ways that working with a paving contractor could save your business money in the future. 1. Improved drainage can reduce the need for repairs. The condition of your company's asphalt parking lot is important when it comes to making a positive impression on potential customers.
7 March 2017
If you own a home with a long driveway, then you have a lot of options to consider when getting the driveway paved. If you have children, then you know that the driveway area will commonly be used for all types of activities. One of the main options that paving contractors can provide you with is an asphalt driveway. Asphalt materials have several advantages when used in driveways. Learning about the different functions can help you understand your options and select the best choices for your home.
6 February 2017
If you're a new property owner, you've probably got big plans for that parking lot. But you'll want to keep a few things in mind for the after care. From planning the actual parking spaces to long-term maintenance, here's what you need to do in order to be the envy of the block and save yourself from preventable repairs. Schedule Regular Maintenance It's been estimated that in the first ¾ of your parking lot's life, the condition and quality of the surface will decrease about 40%.
12 July 2016
You know how weather can take its toll on your parking lot, but did you know that water is the biggest contributor to damage? In fact, a parking lot that's covered in water only 10% of the time will see its lifespan potentially cut in half. Fortunately, you can take steps to protect your investment against threats to its integrity. If you want to get the maximum life out of your asphalt parking lot, here are four ways that you can shield it from the ill effects of rain, snow, and sleet.
29 June 2016
If you are the parent of a die-hard figure skater or hockey player, chances are that you spend a lot of time at the rink so your child can practice in between their lessons. Instead, they can practice in your backyard! Build an outdoor rink for inline skating by installing an asphalt surface. That way, they can practice at any time. Here's what you need to know to install an outdoor inline skating rink.
27 June 2016
If you own a small business with a parking area for your customers, and you had noticed there are stained spots or portions with graffiti present upon its surface, you will most likely want to take the steps needed to have them removed. Tending to flaws on asphalt can be done in a couple of different ways. Here are some tips you can use to revitalize a blemished asphalt parking lot so it looks like new.
11 May 2016