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'll show you how to operate a power trowel and when to start finishing the concrete. Full descriptions and video tutorials for you to learn from.
I'll show you how to use and where to buy a bandana for use as a face mask to slow the spread of the coronovirus.
This tutorial will teach you how to build the forms, pour the concrete, and broom finish the concrete for a concrete ramp.
This step by step tutorial shows you how to make your own concrete elephant flower pot. My 12 step guide and video will help you create this unique flower pot.
Learn my best strategies and techniques to paint your own garage floor using a 2-part epoxy floor paint. I'll show you how to do it and the best epoxy to use.
I'm revealing my exact same step by step formula I use to successfully install 100's of epoxy garage floor coatings each year.
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.
Do you want your concrete floor to look brand new? I will share my best tips on how to paint your concrete floor so you can do it yourself and save money!
Concrete generally weighs about 150 lbs per cubic foot. See all my calculations for different concrete weights on cubic yard, inch, meter, square feet.
When I have to remove a rust stain from concrete I use a product called Singerman Laboratories rust remover for concrete. This is my best rust removal product.
This page will show you the best method for removing cat (and dog) urine smell from your concrete. The most updated information information available.
How I remove black glue from concrete. I found the best product and show you the best method for removing black mastic adhesive from concrete.
The best way to remove oil stains from concrete floors and driveways is by using this product that eats the oil and dissolves it, removing the stain completely.
Learn how to clean all kinds of stains off of concrete. Clean oil stains, leaf stains, pet urine stains, and more with the applications and products I show you.
I install concrete driveways. These are my picks for the best sealers for concrete driveways and why I use them to protect my customers concrete driveways.
Learn how to seal acid stained concrete. What's the best concrete sealer to use for interior and exterior acid stained concrete floors and patios.
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.
This page will show you how to finish concrete smooth by using a steel trowel and mag float. I'll also have a video showing you how to finish concrete smooth.
This page will teach you how to finish concrete. I will cover four different types of concrete finishing, hand troweling, broom, stamping, and smooth finishing
How to stamp concrete, A step by step guide to stamping concrete. Learn the basics from start to finish on concrete stamping.
My honest opinion and review of why the Shockwave Power Screed is the best concrete vibratory screed to use for concrete floors and slabs.
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.
Cold weather concrete talks about pouring concrete when temperatures are at or below freezing. How to prepare and protect the concrete.
My choice for the best concrete sealer for a pool deck and why I use this sealer. Also what I use to apply the sealer and how I apply concrete sealer.
This page will explain to you how to resurface and repair a worn, chipped, spalling, and cracked concrete pool deck. Complete video tutorial step by step
If you have spalling or salt damaged concrete, this page will teach you how to repair and resurface it. Step by step guide plus video repair tutorial
If you're thinking of pouring new concrete over your existing concrete, this page, and video, will answer your question. In most cases, Yes, you can.
How much does a 30' x 30' concrete slab cost, my actual prices from a real concrete contractor. I'm Mike Day and I own Day's Concrete Floors, Inc. I'm sharing my concrete slab prices with you to give you an honest idea what it cost to have a concrete slab installed.
I give you my top recommendations for vibrating concrete screeds. I use a power screed when I install my concrete floors. If you're thinking about purchasing one, I'll let you know what I like about them and what I dislike.
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.
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