Reducing the risk of cracks in concrete slabs - Fine Homebuilding
A rebar grid works better than steel mesh to prevent cracks. Held together with tie wire, a rebar grid set on 2-in.-tall concrete spacers stays put during the pour and the screeding. Wire mesh often ends up at the bottom of the slab, where it can’t provide structural support.
Building your own 24'X24' garage and save money. Steps from concrete to framing.
Step by step pictures of me building a 24X24 garage. If you're interested in building one yourself, check it out. Clip shows steps involving how to pour foot...
4 Steps to Renew an Aging Concrete Driveway
You’ve been working really hard on your home’s curb appeal and there’s one thing that has you stumped – the driveway. Do you repair the cracks or bite the bullet and replace the whole driveway? It’…
How to Resurface Worn Concrete
Trowel concrete resurfacer over your worn walkway, and you'll have a brand new, durable surface with uniform color. Before you get started, check out this how-to video on working with concrete.
Sidewalks — Mattingly Concrete Inc.
A concrete sidewalk is usually the first surface anyone walks on when approaching your home or business. We take pride in making all sidewalks unique and well constructed. Concrete sidewalks can come in all shapes, sizes, and finishes. Contact us today to estimate your sidewalk repair or replacement needs!
How to Pour a Perfect Concrete Slab
A concrete driveway makes a beautiful gateway to your home that can last for decades if it’s installed correctly. But if you don’t follow the proper procedures, it could turn into a pile of rubble in half the time. The good news: Installing it the right way doesn’t take extra time or money. We tagged along with a longtime professional mason, who showed us the best ways to prevent water from pooling and stop unsightly cracking, spalling and scaling.
Iron Age Raw Cast Iron Interlaken Grate 5" for ABT, ACO, MEA
Description Grate only - Fits ABT PolyDrain, ACO K100, ACO K100S, ACO KS100 and MEA 1000 Series The Raw Cast Iron option starts out grey in color then, once exposed to the elements, it will deepen over time until it reaches its final rich, dark brown patina. To skip this process, consider our Baked-On-Oil finished grates. Actual dimension 4.8125" x 19.625" x .8125" No openings greater than 1/2" Free Drain Area: 21% Gallons Per Minute: 26.28 Recycled Content: 80% Weight:10 lbs. ADA Compliant…