Religious and Environmentally Enhancing Uses for ConcreteReligious and Environmentally Enhancing Uses for Concrete

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Religious and Environmentally Enhancing Uses for Concrete

Hi! My name is Martha. I am a deeply spiritual person and a lover of the environment. To give myself a chance to meld those two interests, I have created a beautiful space in my back garden complete with a concrete birdbath, a small patio and a great deal of flowers. In this blog, I am going to help you learn to use concrete in your sanctuary. Whether you are designing a huge church or just creating a small spiritual space in your home, you will find posts that help you integrate concrete into that space. I hope you find inspiration for both your faith and your decorating objectives in this blog!

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Want Coloured Concrete? Try These Different Methods

Concrete is an excellent material not just for your driveway or patio, but also for a sunroom or inside your home with the flooring and countertops. The problem is that the off-white natural colour of concrete isn't that fun to have inside your home. A better option is to colour it, which allows you to control the overall appearance and really make it your own. Here are some different methods to use for getting coloured concrete. Read More 

Premix Concrete | 3 Considerations When Planning Exposed Aggregate For The Footpath Leading To Your Home

While plain concrete can seem dull, exposed aggregate premix concrete presents unparalleled aesthetic appeal for any hard ground spaces around your home, including your driveways, pool decks, patios and footpaths. Decorative aggregate can transform your space beautifully, so consider these factors when planning to use it on the footpath leading to your home. Consider The Existing Finish Of Your Home The existing finish of your home will play a role in the exposed aggregate premix concrete you choose for the path leading to your home. Read More 

Problems During Diamond Core Drilling and How to Solve Them

Diamond core drilling is the use of diamond core bits in drilling. Diamond is one of the strongest materials on earth, and can drill through almost any hard material. Diamond core bits are commonly used in concrete core drilling as they drill into concrete and reinforced concrete materials with little effort. Drill bits made from other materials such as aluminium can wear off quickly when used in reinforced concrete.  There are various problems that you can encounter during diamond core drilling. Read More 

How to Remove Initials Carved Into Concrete

Initials in concrete can be cute, but if you don't want them there, they are a blemish on your concrete. Luckily, there are ways to remove initials from concrete. Just take a look at these steps: 1. Catch it while it's wet. The easiest way to remove unwanted concrete carvings is if you catch them while the concrete is still wet. If you have just poured concrete, make sure to check it periodically as it dries. Read More 

Concrete Pumping: Comparing Boom Pumps, Line Pumps And Trailer Pumps

If you are planning a large scale concrete pouring operation for your construction project, you will need a concrete pump for the job. Concrete pumps will allow you to pour concrete at faster speeds and over longer distances as compared to concrete mixers. In this article, find out the differences between the three major types of concrete pumps so that you can narrow down which one is most ideal for your project. Read More