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Cracked Concrete And What To Do About It?

Cracked Concrete And What To Do About It? Cracked Concrete

Cracked concrete is an eyesore around commercial properties. More importantly, it can be hazardous to visitors and staff.  In some cases, fixing cracked concrete is no big deal because there are several ways to fix it! All you have to do is check the type of crack to decide which fixing method to use, find […]

How Much Does it Snow in Omaha?

How Much Does it Snow in Omaha? snow in omaha

Residents of the Midwest live in a region where they are lucky enough to enjoy all four seasons. Ask anyone from Nebraska, and they’ll tell you it’s even possible to experience multiple seasons in one day. Midwesterners know to expect Thunderstorm Warnings in the summer and Blizzard Warnings in the winter. When it comes to […]

Snow Removal Business Responsibilities

Snow Removal Business Responsibilities Snow Removal

Snow and ice cause a variety of health and safety hazards related to slippery walkways, downed trees, and the potential of icicles falling from roofs. Building managers, business owners, and private citizens alike can all have legal responsibilities to keep their properties safe for visitors. Your precise snow removal obligations will depend on your individual […]

Concrete and Cement: What Is the Difference?

Concrete and Cement: What Is the Difference? Concrete and Cement

Concrete and cement are both different things – but related. They’re used interchangeably in common conversation. Cement is a much older word used for construction material – hundreds of years old, in fact. Meanwhile, concrete is something that was created relatively recently – the 1830s.

The Difference Between CDL Types & Why It Matters

The Difference Between CDL Types & Why It Matters cdl types

What are the differences in CDL types and why does it matter for a concrete construction company? You may find yourself asking this question if you’re considering taking on the vast world of the transportation industry. Understanding the difference will help you know which license to obtain. There are three types of CDLs; however, today […]

Why Does Concrete Buckle In Heat?

Why Does Concrete Buckle In Heat? Concrete Buckle

With summer in full swing, you may notice concrete buckle in some places. Concrete buckling is one of the biggest problems when it comes to concrete and with it being one of the most common building materials, understanding how to prevent it is imperative. Let’s get into the science of why this is happening and […]

The Difference Between Footing and Foundation

The Difference Between Footing and Foundation footing and foundation

Footing and foundation are some of the most basic terms in the world of civil engineering. If you don’t happen to be part of this vast world, you may not understand the difference between the two. The Difference Between Footing and Foundation Simply put, all footings are foundations but not all foundations can be footings. […]

How Do You Build a Parking Lot?

How Do You Build a Parking Lot? Parking Lot

The short answer to this seemingly innocent question is to find the right people to supply you and the right people to help you build it. There are three overarching factors to consider when building a parking lot. The type of parking lot and purpose, the regulations and codes, and the type of materials. The […]