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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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."

What is an effective and easy way to remove/clean the oil that's on the garage floor (it's a concrete floor)?

Believe it or not - Kitty Litter. The cheapest you can find. Put it on the oil spots & let it remain a couple days. Stir & sweep it around once or twice.It might take a couple treatments but it wil... Read More »

Will a concrete floor make the basement floor cold?

Concrete--like natural stone and ceramic tile--will be colder than wood flooring or carpet. If no direct sunlight rays are being absorbed by the concrete floor, your basement space will be colder.R... Read More »

How to Strip a Concrete Floor With an Electric Floor Buffer?

The concrete floor in your basement or garage can take a lot of abuse, and over the years the concrete will begin to reflect this wear and tear. Stains, scratches, pitting and other damage will rui... Read More »