Why does a concrete floor crack?

Answer Over 247 million metric tons of concrete was used in construction in 2005, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Concrete is a durable building material but must be produced and installed correc... Read More »

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Does weather cause concrete to crack?

On One Hand: Cold Weather Causes CracksWithin the first 48 hours of setting new concrete, any extremely cold temperatures will result in a temperature differential that may cause cracks, crevices o... Read More »

How long would approximately 3 deformed rebar rust and crack through concrete if the bars were forming stakes and come from ground into concrete?

Answer It depends on the moisture content of the soil, the acidity of the soil as well as other factors."But practically, the answer is forever."

How long does it take concrete stain to stain concrete floor?

It takes two to three hours for concrete stain to fully penetrate into a concrete floor. Note that this is just one step in the process. It can take up to five days to complete a concrete floor sta... Read More »

How much does it cost to engrave a concrete floor?

A concrete floor with a design engraved into the concrete adds a richness to your interior. The cost of engraving concrete ranges from $3 to $6 per square foot, based on the contractor and the com... Read More »