It’s That Time of Year To Seal Your Concrete: Sealing Concrete to Prevent Damage in Hot Weather

It’s That Time of Year To Seal Your Concrete: Sealing Concrete to Prevent Damage in Hot Weather

Summer is officially here, and that means one thing: hot weather is on its way! If you have a concrete driveway, patio, or any other concrete surface on your property, it's important to take steps to protect it from the damaging effects of the sun and heat. Properly sealing your concrete will help keep it looking new for years to come. When it comes to hot temperatures and sealants, there are three main issues that can arise: resin strings, blisters and diffusion. All of these problems can be prevented by taking the proper precautions and using the right products. In this blog post, we will discuss how to seal concrete and the benefits of doing so as well as how to deal with these three pesky issues that may arise…
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Stamping Concrete – A Step by Step Guide

Stamping Concrete – A Step by Step Guide

Stamping concrete is challenging. You may be able to manage pouring and placing the concrete with minimal issues, but if you don't get the imprinting process just right, you'll be left with a permanent slab that can be difficult and expensive to repair. The outcome of stamped-concrete-gone-wrong cannot be easily undone. The stamps need to align, the pattern needs to be laid properly, and the texture needs to take right. Add to the mix that the whole process is constrained by time--concrete dries quickly enough to give you only a small window to stamp in. If you're not contemplating DIY stamped concrete, then you can be relieved to know you're leaving all these variables in the hands of an experienced contractor for your project. In that case, take a look at…
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