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The Original Recycler


This weekend we were fortunate enough to go to the George Washington Carver National Historic Site.   And it turns out that George Washington Carver was the original recycler.  Born a slave, Carver struggled for many years to get an education.  … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July! Happy Independence Day!


In the spirit of freedom, release yourself from oil stains on your driveway or rust spots on your entry way.  Release yourself from having to worry about salts and deicers (not to mention the freeze-thaw) will do to your driveway … Continue reading

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The Worst of All Possible Scenarios


All week we have been talking about stamped decorative concrete (sorry if I have bored you but there is a lot of information to impart) and then I see the “WORST POSSIBLE SCENARIO” in real life.  There is an entire … Continue reading

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A Concrete Way to Enjoy Your Summer


All week we have been talking about cleaning and sealing your stamped colored concrete in order to maintain it.  Most people come to us to talk about their stamped colored concrete not to protect it but to bring back the … Continue reading

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Living Well with Stamped Concrete (or any Concrete for that matter)


Stamped colored concrete is beautiful – no doubt about it.  It is expensive to install and many people who buy a home with stamped concrete already there have no idea how expensive it is to install or how to care … Continue reading

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Proper Patio Sealer Installation


Not a very jazzy title today but apt.  People can re-seal their own stamped decorative concrete patios with just a little bit of knowledge (or have them done by someone else but done properly).  If you are re-sealing your stamped … Continue reading

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Perfect Patios for Patio People


Is there such a thing as a perfect patio?  People enjoy their patios so much that they are constantly working on them – adding concrete pavers or bricks to line the patio, or pouring more concrete to enlarge the patio.  … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Cheap Cost you Dearly


The stories are endless – the young man who saw the engine light on, didn’t know what to do and kept driving until his engine blew up.  For the lack of a few dollars worth of oil it ended up … Continue reading

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Concrete Sealing is for the dogs… and the cats…. And all the animals in the zoo.


As every pet owner can testify, dogs and cats (and yes, monkeys and lions and elephants, too) can have accidents.  And if they are in a kennel with a concrete floor or a basement, the urine soaks into the concrete … Continue reading

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Urban Legends – The Myth of the Permanent Concrete Sealer


Years ago there was the story that a small manufacturer had discovered the secret of producing a car that could get 80 to 100 miles per gallon of gas.  Then General Motors (or Ford – depending on the version of … Continue reading

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