10 Ways You Didn’t Know You Could Use Concrete
We generally associate concrete with infrastructure and buildings, however, there are numerous things you can make with concrete that don't...
How to Properly Mix Concrete
Learn how to mix concrete so you get the right strength and consistency every time.
How to Install a Vapor Barrier in a Crawlspace
Use plastic sheeting to control moisture in your crawlspace.
How to Build a Garden Fountain
Cast this fountain in a weekend with a few bags of concrete and some hardware odds and ends.
How to Cast Concrete Fountains
Use basic materials and clever techniques to create a water feature in one weekend.
12 Stamped Concrete Patio Ideas We Love
A low-maintenance, durable stamped concrete patio is the perfect foundation for an outdoor living space where you can both relax...
Tips for Grinding Concrete Slabs
If you have an uneven concrete slab, you could replace it or cover it with leveling compound. But consider grinding...
5 Crucial Tips for Concrete Care
Here are five easy—and relatively inexpensive—ways to keep your concrete as strong as King Kong, according to Acid Magic.
Are you trying to decide if your next foundation is going to be block, poured or SIP’s? Don’t make that decision until you read...
Use Brick Borders for Path Edging
Transform a dull concrete path into an elegant entrance to your home
Clean Garage Floors – Remove Oil Stains From Concrete
A clean garage floor is safer and looks better, too.
How to Maintain and Repair Your Chimney
Make your chimney last for decades with a few hours of simple maintenance
How Proper Prep Leads to Crack-Free Concrete
Good finishing techniques will make a slab look great for a while, but proper ground prep will keep it looking...
Build an Outdoor Table with Quikrete Countertop Mix
I needed to make an outdoor table that would be reminiscent of stone (without the high cost) and have the...
How to Pour Footings for a Solid, Frost-Proof Deck
Prevent frost-heave damage by pouring the concrete right.
Radon Gas Remediation: The Best Radon Mitigation Systems
Radon gas moves from the soil into a home directly through pores in concrete and gaps in walls and floors....
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Use Salt on Concrete
You really need to avoid those ice melters! Here's why.
A Heated Driveway: Is It Actually Worth It?
Have you considered a heated driveway? Radiant heating slabs have been around for decades and have been growing in popularity...
Safety First: Install an Outdoor Stair Railing
Add safety and style with a custom outdoor stair railing