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May 21, 2020

Are you having issues with sealer near the saw cuts? Is the sealer blushing out? This technique is simple but a very important step to ensuring best possible outcome for your sealer application. Standing water or water in the saw cuts could be…

Mar 2, 2020

Do you find yourself having to go back to projects for sealer issues related to moisture trapped under the sealer? We can help you avoid the cost and pain that comes with these sealer issues. Many times, sealer gets applied with too much moisture…

Feb 24, 2020

After removing foam edge forms, there will be bug holes and roughness which will need to be smoothed and finished once the forms have been removed from the face of the concrete. In an earlier article we discussed how to create the slurry for the…

Dec 4, 2019

Like the look of stenciled concrete but finding it too time consuming? We have a method to reduce the time needed to place the stencil onto the fresh concrete. More than likely you are spending time rolling out the stencil, cutting the stencil…

Nov 26, 2019

Are you already using multiple color hardeners on your projects but not achieving a natural blend of the colors? Or maybe you are…

Nov 20, 2019

Right now, maybe you don't have the cash to purchase a concrete vibrator but you do own a Sawzall (a reciprocating saw). Maybe you are in a pinch…

Nov 11, 2019

You placed your concrete using integral concrete colorant and now you have vertical faces with bug holes. How can you get…

Nov 4, 2019

Are you having problems with steps settling? Even years later? Most houses have a 24" over dig and those with basements the over dig goes down approximately 9'. Builders will fill the over dig with dirt and that fill is still settling years later…

Oct 28, 2019

Several factors contribute to premature failure of sealer on stamped concrete projects. One of the most common, easiest to remedy, and most overlooked parts of preparing your stamped concrete project for application of the sealer is proper…