Concrete MT


House Rehab: Damaged Foundation

The home infrastructure in America is aging; the building materials of the baby boomer generation are beginning to break down, and require some significant repair. And when a homeowner thinks about rehab rarely do they consider the structure of the foundation. In fact, on the surface of most older homes […]


Concrete is Sustainable: Here’s Why…

Concrete is environmentally friendly. It’s a unique and efficient building material. Concrete is primarily made from limestone, which is one of the most abundant minerals found on planet earth, but it can also be made from waste products—waste from a power plant or other manufacturing-type facility. And because the ingredients […]


Shotcrete is Ever More Popular: Here’s Why…

Shotcrete is becoming a popular building method. One of the primary reasons for the excitement is that the material allows contractors to build structures that are very economical. And the brilliance of the material is that it offers much more flexibility in regard to time and project management than traditional […]


Concrete is an Eco-Friendly Building Material: Here’s Why…

Concrete is one of the world’s greatest eco-friendly building materials, and it’s known as such because it remains eco-friendly in all its steps of process. First, the foundation of all concrete is limestone, and limestone is the most abundant mineral to be found on planet earth; yes, it is mined, […]


Shotcrete vs Concrete: Is there a difference?

The major difference between shotcrete and concrete is the method used by a concrete contractor to place the concrete; there are clear advantages aside from just method, but we’ll get to those in a moment. Basically, shotcrete was invented when the concrete “gun” was developed in early nineteen hundred. Originally […]