If you live somewhere where it frequently snows in the winter time, as it does in much of Canada, and you have an asphalt parking lot installed at your place of business, it is helpful to understand exactly how snow affects your parking lot. When you understand how snow affects your parking lot, you can take steps to mitigate the worst damage that snow can cause your parking lot. #1 The Freeze-Thaw Cycle
6 April 2016
When planning for the addition of a sunroom to your home, you will face several decisions. One such decision is the type of flooring that will be used. What should be considered when choosing the flooring material for your sunroom? There are two elements that should take priority during your considerations—moisture and sun. Moisture Exposure – Sunrooms are commonly filled with plants of all sizes. These plants can create a lot of moisture in the air and pose the risk of water leaking from the pots.
3 February 2016
As winter approaches, for many parts of the country, this also means the arrival of inclement weather like snow and ice. As a homeowner, when your driveway is covered with snow or ice, the first thing on your agenda is likely to clear the area. Make sure you are going about this the correct way. Concrete In terms of snow removal with a shovel, concrete doesn't come along with many limitations in this area.
11 November 2015
When a fire erupts, it can quickly cause extensive damage to your home or business. In addition to the property damage, fires can also be life threatening, and as a result, it is critical for you to take steps to slow the spread of the fire so that people in the building have time to escape. To this end, fire stop caulking can be an excellent option, but you may need the following couple of questions answered about this fire protection system.
12 August 2015
Concrete is a versatile medium that can give any craftsman the opportunity to showcase incredible skills and talent. And with contemporary concrete applications for interior usage, new installations should be particularly attractive to anyone that wants luxurious and one-of-a-kind designs. So whether you're interested in bringing luxury to your remodeling project inside or just want to try something new, there are three contemporary concrete ideas that you should definitely consider.
19 May 2015
Just like the inside of your house, the outside of your house needs to be cleaned up this spring too. If you have not cleaned your concrete in a while, spring is a great time to make it shine. Examine Your Concrete The first thing you need to do is examine your concrete and see what kinds of stains are on it. The types of stains that are on your concrete will determine the type of cleaner that you need to use.
14 April 2015