- How to Mix Concrete with
Ease - One of the biggest problems that homeowners and
do-it-yourselfers have with mixing concrete is adding too much water.
The concrete mix should be thick and shouldn't be runny. By the time
you're done reading this article, you should know how to mix bag
- Budget Concrete Repairs Simplified
- If you're reading this article to find out how to repair structural
concrete damage, this isn't going to be the article for you. Structural
foundation damage is rarely going to be simple or fit into your budget.
- What Kind of Concrete Do I Order -
Specific Concrete Mixes - The type of concrete that you order can be
the difference between having a successful project or ending up with
something that you will be tearing out in the future. If you're building
a concrete patio, and it's going to be built In expansive soil, you
might think about using a stronger concrete mix.
- Can Anyone Build a Concrete Patio?
- The answer to this question is yes. Anyone can build a concrete patio,
but can everyone do it right? It doesn't really matter, if anyone can
build a concrete patio, they key is doing it correctly.
- Concrete Contractor Makes a
Big Mistake Ordering Concrete - This isn't going to be the first
time that you hear a story like this, and it definitely isn't going to
be the last. Concrete contractors make mistakes just like everyone else,
the only difference between these mistakes and other mistakes, is that
they can cost the contractor a small fortune.
- Five Basic Rules to Follow When
Pouring Concrete - I have put together five simple rules that can
help anyone who is planning on pouring concrete. It doesn't matter if
you're building a concrete foundation for your home, pouring a sidewalk
for your friends or replacing your driveway. These basic rules will help
you get the job done a little bit easier.
- Five Easy Tips for Hiring
Excellent Contractors - One of the most difficult things that most
homeowners seem to have a problem with is hiring excellent contractors.
I'm here to help you out with five easy tips for hiring excellent
- Help Me I Don't Know Anything about
Concrete - Well you came to the right place, I'm going to share
something with you, that very few contractors like to share with the
public. It's not like this is guarded knowledge or some secret, it's
just something that most people don't seem to think about, on a daily
- Before You Pour Your Concrete
Checklist - Okay, you've got the foundation ready for concrete and
it's ready to pour. Is there anything else that you need to know or have
you forgotten to install anything. Go over this checklist, before you
pour your concrete and it could save you a lot of frustration.
- Don't Forget The Electrical
Conduit - Concrete Contractor Tips - If you're going to ask me, how
many times I've seen a home built without the electrical conduit pipe,
that will play an important role later on in the home building process,
I would have to take my shoes off and start counting on my toes. It
happens every once in awhile and when it does, it's not a good thing.