Recent Concrete Articles


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6 Ways Winter Can Damage Your Home And How To Fight It

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 12, 2017

Winter can be a tough season. Wind, snow, and hail combined with bone-chillingly low temperatures are hard on us human beings … but did you know they are equally hard on your...


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Beware 5 Landscape Problems When Buying a Home in 2017

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 14, 2016

So you’re looking to buy a home in the new year and you’re overwhelmed by choices. You’d love a place that comes with a nice spacious yard … but watch out!...


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How to Heat Concrete and More Fascinating Concrete FAQs

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 02, 2016

Concrete is such a versatile building material. In addition to basement floors, outdoor patios, and walkways, you’ll find it in on-trend industrial chic home decor, in the form...


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Deck or Outdoor Room Decoration to Gently Welcome Fall

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 31, 2016

The transition from summer to autumn can be a delightful one – a certain freshness that you feel in the air in contrast to sultry heat, a softer quality of light, a sense of purpose...


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Do You Need a Building Permit for Outdoor Concrete Work

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 25, 2016

Planning to have some concrete work done around your property? Great. Will you need to pull a permit? It’s complicated. You see, building permit requirements vary according to...