Recent Concrete Work Costs Articles


11 Reasons We’re Passionate About Concrete Patios

Posted by Networx News Team | Jun 19, 2017

Concrete has gotten a bad rap, associated in most people’s minds with dreary gray “concrete jungles.” But wait! If you take a second look at today’s concrete,...


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Gorgeous Garden Path Design and Installation: a Homeowner Guide

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 02, 2017

A great garden path is the perfect combination of practical and pretty. It protects your lawn and flowerbeds and provides the perfect accent to attractive landscaping. Here’s...


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Garage Floor Replacement: When You Need It, How Much It Costs

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 23, 2017

Garage floors have a hard life. They are subject to a lot of pressure as you drive over them, as well as extremes of temperature and abuse from oil drips and substances brought in...


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How Can I Afford Home Improvement And Repair?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 22, 2017

Is there a contractor in your future? After a long hard winter, you might very well need a few fenceposts replaced -- or a whole new roof. Or perhaps you'd like to celebrate spring...


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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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Concrete Driveway Installation: Get the Facts

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 08, 2015

Concrete construction will produce a driveway that is sturdy and enduring at an affordable price, with the extra advantage of an attractive range of possible finishes. Just make sure...


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Concrete Steps: Precast vs. Poured in Place

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 30, 2014

A new type of staircase has made its appearance on the home improvement scene lately -- precast concrete steps. These factory-molded stairs have a lot to offer in terms of ease of installation,...


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Customize Your Bathroom with a Cool Concrete Sink

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 23, 2014

The bathroom, whether a guest powder room or master en suite, is an area of the home where you can let your decorating imagination run free. Paint the walls in your favorite vibrant...