Concrete Lifting Offsets Impact of Frost Heaving

18-Sep-2015 Comments Off on Concrete Lifting Offsets Impact of Frost Heaving admin

Frost Heave

If you live in an area subject to frost heaving, concrete lifting may be the best way to address possible damage as summer fades into fall and winter. Depending on the amount of rain your area gets in the fall and the intensity of cold weather in the ...

Is Your Installation and Concrete Repair Work a DIY Job?

04-Sep-2015 Comments Off on Is Your Installation and Concrete Repair Work a DIY Job? admin

DIY Concrete Repair

Concrete repair or installation might be a DIY job for the very handy homeowner, but it is usually a job best left to the pros. Many homeowners say “I can do that!” only to find that laying and repairing concrete can be quite a challenge ...

Concrete Repair for Commercial Properties

21-Aug-2015 Comments Off on Concrete Repair for Commercial Properties admin

Commercial Concrete Repair

Concrete repair is an important part of being a commercial property owner. To access your building, patrons must transverse your sidewalk, driveway, walkway, parking structure, or parking lot; and when they observe signs of cracking, lifting, and bro ...

What is Concrete Reinforcement?

07-Aug-2015 Comments Off on What is Concrete Reinforcement? admin

Reinforced Concrete

Concrete reinforcement, a technique for laying concrete rod or mesh below the surface of concrete to strengthen it, is an important way to keep concrete strong and stable. It is the nature of concrete to crack, but reinforcement techniques can minimi ...

Maintaining Your Concrete Driveway to Prevent Damage

31-Jul-2015 Comments Off on Maintaining Your Concrete Driveway to Prevent Damage admin

Concrete Driveway Maintenance

From the moment it is poured, maintaining your concrete driveway is a battle. Though it is low maintenance compared to asphalt or paving stones, the environment and the way you use your driveway can lead to the need for expensive repairs. While you c ...

Concrete Repair for Cracked Slabs

10-Jul-2015 Comments Off on Concrete Repair for Cracked Slabs admin

Concrete Repair

Concrete repair techniques for cracked slabs can often yield excellent results while saving you money. Although, it depends on the source of the cracks and what caused them. Industry professionals have noted several different types of cracks common t ...

Concrete Lifting vs. Piering for Foundation Repair

26-Jun-2015 Comments Off on Concrete Lifting vs. Piering for Foundation Repair admin

Foundation crack

When your foundation is failing, concrete lifting is often used to salvage it. In the hands of professional mud jackers or foam jackers, the foundation can often be restored by raising it with material pumped under the floor. However, there might be ...