The Pros and Cons of Concrete Flooring

Concrete is one of the most versatile material that is available in the market today. It can be customized based on your desired look, durable, and it is relatively easy to maintain compared to other materials such as tile, wood, linoleum, marble, or stone. You also can choose from a variety of design options that would perfectly match the overall design of your existing architectural finishes. Dull and plain concrete flooring can now [...]

Make Your Home Pet-Friendly With These 8 Tips

How can you make your home decor perfect for your pets? Whether that’s to keep your furniture safe from claws and fur or if you’re looking for ways to make your pets more comfortable at home, we have 8 tips that can transform your home into a haven for people and pets alike. 1. Install storage systems that can keep collectibles and valuables safe It is inevitable that one of your pets will eventually [...]

How To Put Together the Perfect At-Home Gym

If you’re serious about getting your health and body on-track this year, you might have already considered at-home gyms. Not only does it give you the flexibility of working out at any point in the day from the comfort of your own home, but it can also be more affordable over the long run. Putting together a home gym is easy, but putting together a perfect one is a little more challenging. That’s why we’ve [...]

Furniture Ideas That Complement Polished Concrete Floors

Polished concrete floors add gleam and sheen that complements any area of in the household. It’s not just a hygienic and hypoallergenic option. It also adds aesthetic appeal. Paired with thoughtfully selected furnishings, this can be great for any design you’re going for. Whether it be industrial-chic, modern or vintage interiors. In this article, you’ll find furniture ideas that complement polished concrete floors. Metal Hardware and Accents For an industrial-chic look, furniture with metal accents [...]

Winter Driveway Preparations for Atlanta Snowfall

The people of Atlanta, Georgia know all too well the chaos that comes with winter snowfall. You may think “chaos” is a strong word. We agree. However, if you were one of the unfortunates who suffered a 13-hour commute from the January 2014 winter storm, you’d know exactly what we mean by chaos. It was the same snowstorm that changed the way locals approach winter preparations. Early winter prep calls for hoarding groceries, coming to [...]

Driveway Checklist: Is Your Driveway in Good Shape

A well-built and well-maintained concrete driveway can last for over 20 years. This is why early signs of damage, like cracks and pits, indicate that something is wrong with how it was built or constructed. There are important things to consider when designing and installing a driveway. Here are some of the things you need to check to see if your driveway is going to last a long time. Subgrade The subgrade underneath, which is [...]

3 Unique Ways to Create Stained Concrete Effects

Concrete often dries to a gray, brown, or almost white surface. While some purists love its plain look, some want something more decorative. This is why concrete stains are so popular. There are two types of concrete stains: acid and water-based. The former is semi-translucent and reactive while the latter is opaque and non-reactive. The stained concrete process involves more than just adding color to concrete. It enhances the look of concrete and covers up [...]

Do’s and Don’ts of Stamped Concrete Maintenance

Maintaining a stamped concrete surface may be minimal but it is still absolutely necessary. Even if the surface has been sealed, it could acquire damage if it is neglected. So, as a guide for you, as a homeowner with a stamped concrete surface to maintain, here are the dos and don’ts of maintaining your concrete space: Do’s: Keep these Things in Mind Do use a gentle cleaning product if you must use one when washing [...]

Which is Better: Concrete or Brick Patio?

Your home patio surface is probably made of concrete or brick, as these two are the most popular materials used nowadays. Concrete patios have become essential elements in today’s homes due to its endless possibilities in design, cost efficiency, and durability. But some homeowners incorporate bricks on their patios to either match the brick material on their homes’ exterior and create a nice connection between the outdoors and indoors. Bricks can create a timeless appeal [...]

5 Indications of an Experienced Concrete Driveway Contractor

Experience is a huge factor when it comes to hiring a concrete driveway contractor. However, it is also important to note that experience is not merely the number of years that a contractor has spent in the industry, but should also contain skills and expertise gained in those years. It is easy to say that they have been in the business for several years. It could be true but how many projects exactly have they [...]

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