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'm going to show you how much it cost to pour concrete for this basement floor. I'll cover labor and materials costs to pour a concrete floor.
How much does concrete cost. My updated ready mix concrete company's price list. It lists the cost of a yard of concrete and other concrete additives.
I'm a concrete contractor that will tell you what a concrete slab will cost. These are my actual prices I charge for 2023 when I quote my customers.
On this page I'm showing you what a 40' x 60' concrete slab cost for 2023. I've included the cost of materials and labor needed to complete the slab.
How much does a 30' x 30' concrete slab cost in 2023. I'm Mike Day and I own Day's Concrete Floors, Inc. What I charge to install concrete slabs.
I have concrete courses that teach you how to form, pour, power trowel finish a concrete slab, how to stamp concrete, epoxy coatings, repair foundation cracks.
As a professional I use epoxy concrete crack repair products all the time. Here's my tips and tutorial on how to quickly repair cracks and spalls in concrete.
My DIY epoxy garage floor tutorial will show you the best way to apply an epoxy flake coating to your garage floor. This is a step by step epoxy floor tutorial.
Learn how 3D printed houses are made, get your questions answered. How are they made, what do they cost, how they compare to traditional houses.
Epoxy 3d floor murals, installation process, and step by step guide for how to install a 3d epoxy floor.
These are the 5 best ways I've found to remove concrete sealer. Learn how to remove sealers from concrete using these 5 methods..
Is it safe to pour concrete in the winter? Concrete can be poured in the winter if the proper precautions are taken. Use blankets to protect from freezing.
Can you use vinegar to remove concrete sealer? Most concrete sealers are somewhat resistant to the acetic acid found in vinegar. Chemical stripper works better.
See examples of how to cover your concrete walls that will give you ideas of how to finish your basement. From drywall, cement board, tile, faux brick and more
A concrete overlay is a very thin layer of specially designed bag mix concrete used to resurface, repair or stamp existing concrete surfaces.
I'll show you how to use self leveling concrete to repair, resurface and level and old concrete floor. This is a step by step guide that'll teach you how to!
Concrete typically takes between 1 - 2 days to dry before walking on and 7 days before driving on. Concrete is fully cured after 28 days.
For a 10' x 10' slab that's 4" thick you'll need 56 bags of 80lb concrete. For a 6" thick slab you'll need 84 bags of 80lb concrete.
This guide will tell you how many 50 lb., 60 lb., and 80 lb. bags of concrete come on a pallet.
These are the 9 most popular stamped concrete patterns being used by stamped concrete contractors in 2021.
The proper concrete mixing ratios are 1:2:3, 1:3:3, 1:2:4 for cement, sand, and stone. Mixing ratios are based on what psi concrete you need. Mixing ratio chart
Find local ready mix concrete suppliers near me for your state. All 50 states are listed with phone numbers and website links. Concrete ready mix near me.
The terms concrete and cement are used mutually in our society, they definitely aren't the same. Cement is a major ingredient used to make concrete
The five best methods to prepare an epoxy garage floor are 1. Grinding the floor, 2. Sanding, 3. Shot blasting, 4. Wash, degrease, etch and rinse, 5. Crazy Bond
Find the perfect concrete calculator to figure cubic yardage (and cubic meters) for any type of concrete project. Floors, slabs, walls and much more.
See examples using these formulas to calculate concrete yardage for square slabs, round slabs, cylinders, sono tubes, stairs, steps, curbs, footings, and walls.
Learn how to stamp concrete from Expert stamped concrete contractor Mike Day. Watch and learn from multiple training videos. Valuable Tips and insights.
The NEW ScreeDemon from MBW Inc is powered by a M-18 Lithium Ion Milwaukee battery. No more gas motors. Much lower noise and vibration to screed concrete.
Over the past 30 years of pouring concrete, I have found what works best to wear while pouring concrete that I will share with you.
Learn the steps you can take to pour a concrete floor inside an existing garage, house or shed. This how-to guide will show you how a pro pours a concrete floor