White Paint

Posted on: May 24, 2012 | Category: Blog

While there are thousands of paint colors to choose from and we encourage our customers to enhance the appeal of their homes’ interiors and exteriors by picking updated and fun colors, there is a place for white paint in your home.  You might think that white paint is … well … just white paint.  It’s […]

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Spalled Concrete

Posted on: April 26, 2012 | Category: Blog

The term “spalled” has recently joined the American lexicon to describe concrete, so don’t feel ignorant if you don’t know what it means.  Its original definition as a noun means “a small fragment or chip especially of stone” (www.merriam-webster.com).  Now, if you hear the word “spalled” to describe your exterior concrete, don’t ignore it – […]

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Concrete 101

Posted on: March 16, 2012 | Category: Blog

Ask any concrete flatworker (the guys who pour horizontal concrete) for a guarantee and 9 times out of 10 he’ll say, “I guarantee it will crack!”  Why?  Concrete is a heavy, solid, and extremely rigid substrate typically placed over a constantly moving earth.  Even though it is hard as a rock, concrete also scales, spalls, […]

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Exterior Paint Colors

Posted on: February 27, 2012 | Category: Blog

If it’s time to paint your home’s exterior and you’re dreading the task of picking colors, here are some thoughts on the topic: Choose a color scheme that is compatible with the homes in your neighborhood, and also blends well with your next door neighbors’ homes.  You don’t want to be the owner of the […]

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Picking Paint Colors

Posted on: January 26, 2012 | Category: Blog

Repainting some of the rooms in your home in winter can certainly help spruce up your mood as well as your living environment.  If you struggle with a starting point to pick your new colors, here are a few suggestions that may help. Start with something in your home that inspires you such as a […]

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