Stamped Concrete: Benefits, Drawbacks and Maintenance Tips


The popularity of stamped concrete in residential property has grown in the recent past. If you are building a new concrete structure or considering renovations, this might be the ideal choice for your project. The material is used to enhance outdoor areas such as driveways, patios and pool decks as well as indoor spaces in flooring. It is made to mimic patterns and textures of other materials, primarily some of the natural alternatives including brick, wood and stone.

5 March 2015

How To Refurbish Your Home Exteriors Using Asphalt Paving


You might have a very beautiful house with exotic finishes, expensive items, exquisite vintage collections and modern technologies. However, if your home exteriors are not as refined as the interiors, then sadly all the effort was for nothing. This is because passers-by and visitors judge the exterior look before getting to the beautiful interior. If your compound is poorly kept, your visitors will assume that the inside is as bad even before getting into the house.

24 February 2015

The Three Methods of Adding Exposed Aggregate To Concrete


When you're laying down a new concrete driveway, concrete floor or concrete parking lot, you may want to consider the use of exposed aggregate. This is decorative material such as coloured stones, granite, quartz and limestone, that is mixed in with standard concrete to create a surface that has visual appeal, and can also prolong the life of your concrete. If you don't know much about aggregate concrete, here are the three ways that aggregate is added to concrete.

19 February 2015