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.
Find the answers to the most frequently asked questions about concrete on the internet
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Discover if a fire pit can damage your concrete patio. Learn about heat effects, protection methods, fire pit types, and how to safely enjoy your fire pit.
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Discover the role of gravel under concrete, Why it's needed, how to choose the right type, and the proper installation process for a durable, long-lasting slab
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Explore the importance of rebar in concrete slabs, ideal spacing, reinforcement alternatives, and expert tips to ensure a durable and strong concrete slab..
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Find the perfect concrete calculator to figure cubic yardage (and cubic meters) for any type of concrete project. Floors, slabs, walls and much more.
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This page will discuss the truth about whether you can really pour new concrete over existing concrete. Will new concrete bond to old concrete? I tell all.
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Discover how to smooth concrete after it dries with techniques like grinding, sanding, overlays, and polishing for durable, smoother concrete surfaces.
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Discover the importance of rebar in concrete footings, its installation, sizing, and placement for a strong and stable foundation.
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Discover how to paint over concrete sealer with our expert guide. Uncover top techniques, preparation tips, and the type of paint to use for your project.
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Tackle Slippery Stamped Concrete with These Expert Tips and Tricks, discover the truth and top methods to prevent it or fix it.
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Follow our comprehensive step-by-step guide to pouring a DIY concrete driveway and boost your home's curb appeal.
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Discover the ideal concrete driveway thickness for residential and commercial applications, ensuring durability, strength, and long-lasting performance.
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Learn how to build a DIY concrete patio and create your dream outdoor space. Get expert tips and step-by-step instructions to save money and get creative.
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Get professional results and avoid damage with my top 11 tips for pressure washing concrete. Discover expert advice and effective cleaning techniques today!
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Master the process of pouring a small concrete slab with our comprehensive guide, offering step-by-step instructions and expert tips for DIY success
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Unlock the perfect garage floor with expert insights on concrete thickness, tailored for different vehicle types and weights, ensuring strength and stability.
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Discover the truth about whether ice melt is safe for concrete. Learn about the best ice melt options and how to protect your concrete surfaces this winter.
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Learn how to use color hardener on concrete to add color and durability to your project. Our step-by-step guide makes it easy to achieve professional results
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Concrete is a type of material that we call a "thermal mass". What that means is that it can absorb and store heat really well.
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Looking for a concrete calculator formula? Use our tool to estimate the amount of concrete needed for your project. Our calculator is fast, easy, and free!
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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.
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Learn how to caulk concrete expansion joints like a pro with our step-by-step guide. Protect your concrete and prevent costly repairs. Get started now!
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Learn how to remove concrete sealers with our step-by-step guide. Discover effective methods, tips, and safety precautions for DIY or homeowners.
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This is a complete and comprehensive guide on what to use to strip & remove bad concrete sealer from your concrete patio, driveway or stamped concrete.
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The American Concrete Pumping Association (ACPA) promotes safe and successful concrete pumping through certification, training, advocacy, and networking.
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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
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Discover the cost of a concrete driveway with our complete guide. Learn about pricing, installation, maintenance, and more. Get started today!
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This guide compares concrete driveways to asphalt driveways, the pros and cons, the differences, and how much do they cost.
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Can WD40 be removed from concrete? Learn my top tips and tricks for cleaning WD40 stains from your concrete. The ultimate guide.
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The distance a concrete mixer truck chute's can reach is 18 feet from the back bumper of the truck to the end of chute. A front dump truck can reach 19'.
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