In the Everything About Concrete Blog we'll keep you updated about new and improved concrete placing and finishing techniques being used by concrete contractors that are saving them time and money. We'll also talk about new and improved concrete products and tools being used out in the field that are making our jobs easier and increasing the quality and value of the finished products we are installing.
I used an epoxy paint last year in my basement (typical tan with brown and white paint chips). But then had some water issues. Parts of the paint have
I tell you what kind of concrete to use for a dog kennel. I've poured many slabs for dog kennels, here's the concrete mix I've used for many years.
On this page I show you the tools I have in my toolbox for doing all kinds of concrete work.
I show you how to do a concrete floor crack repair from start to finish. Watch my video and learn how to do the repair and what to use.
Foundation crack repair can be done using a DIY foundation crack repair kit. I'll show you how I do it on my jobs and tell you where to purchase the crack repair kit.
Q. I'm Getting ready to pour a 14x48 slab for a patio, almost the same square footage as the 26x26 on this site. I would like to pour it 4 inches thick,
Question: We are purchasing a 100 yr old home in Oakland with a concrete floor in the basement, which we would like to grind, stain, and seal. We don't
Question: I would like to apply a sealer on a pad that my camper sits on. I am not sure what was used originally, if anything. I want something that will
Question: A month ago we made cement pavers from a pre-fab form to make a 200 sq ft. patio. We are wanting to stain and seal the concrete to look like
My questions are based on this article Simple Concrete Countertop Mix I do not live in America or Canada, instead I live in hong kong. So I cannot get
Epoxy concrete repair like fixing cracks or patching a concrete floor can be done successfully with the right materials. Learn how to do it and what products to use.
Here's my top 9 things to consider before pouring concrete in cold weather. Coming from an experienced concrete contractor who pours concrete during winters in Maine.
On this page you'll find the tools and supplies you need to make a concrete countertop. Find what you need for forming, pouring and polishing.
Pet safe ice melter products that are also safer for your concrete can be used to melt ice and snow instead of the usual salt based deicers. Here are the best pet friendly ice melters.
Learn about and purchase the tools I use to do concrete floors, stamping, staining, polishing, countertops, sawing and a whole lot more.
I didn't think of laying plastic down when they put up drywall until after they were done. This is a finished basement apartment which is 3/4 under ground
Moisture vapor blocker is a liquid applied to the concrete surface that deeply penetrates the capillaries of the concrete blocking any path moisture vapor would take to escape through the surface.
Cold weather concrete talks about pouring concrete when temperatures are at or below freezing. How to prepare and protect the concrete.
You'll learn how to successfully reseal your stamped concrete pato, driveway, or pool deck. Also find out what NOT to do when resealing concrete.
Here's a simple concrete countertop mix. This basic mix has only 5 ingredients you need to make a great concrete countertop.
This is a great recipe of ingredients for a concrete countertop mix. With this list you can make your own mix from scratch.
Concrete countertops - diy countertops, how to build a countertop, forming, pouring, finishing and sealing a concrete counter top.
Find out what one expert recommends as the best sealer for concrete countertops. Learn about all the different kinds of sealers for concrete counters.
Watch this video of us showing you how to pour a concrete floor. We pour concrete floors almost every day, so why not learn from the pro's.
Q. I have several rough patches on my garage floor that I need to repair and then paint the floor with concrete garage finishing coat. What product should
Resort Construction in the Bahamas A contractor building a resort on a remote island had a problem producing concrete for footings and grouting block.
I teach you and show you in my video how to install a decorative epoxy chip floor in a garage.
I teach you how to pour a concrete slab with this video of us pouring a 24' x 24' garage slab.
Removing concrete sealers using a chemical stripper. Here are the types of chemical strippers and which one you should use.
Using chemical strippers to clean concrete sealers off the surface might be your best option if you want to reseal your decorative concrete
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