Archives for September 2011

Acid Based Concrete Stains

Acid based concrete stains aren't new. They've been around for many years but were mainly used in commercial applications such as museum floors. In recent years, however, they have become increasingly popular for residential use. Whether your concrete is old or new, acid based concrete stains can create a refreshing and unique look. It can be used on interior or exterior surfaces including: Driveways Patios Porches Walkways Landscape pavers Retaining Walls Garage … [Read more...]

Concrete Patios

There are several factors that contribute to their popularity. Versatility Concrete can be smooth, broomed, stained, integrally colored, scored, or stamped and patterned to look like other materials such as stone and brick. The cement can also be washed away to create an exposed aggregate finish. The versatility of concrete is unparalleled by any other material. Cost The cost of installation is relatively cheap when compared with other material such as pavers and stones. They are … [Read more...]