How to Maintain Sidewalks

Sidewalks are a vital part of New York’s infrastructure. However they’re often regarded as insignificant and overlooked by many folks. A decent majority of individuals walk on these sideways without caring two cents about the surface they’re walking on. Everything is pretty traditional unless you trip on a cracked or uneven concrete surface and hurt…

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Prolonging the Life of a Concrete Structure

Concrete is the building block of any modern society. It is utilized in all kinds of constructions from studio residences and high-rise workplace buildings to infrastructure projects such as bridges or roads. Concrete construction is if truth be told, the earliest construction form known to human. The recognition of concrete may be attributed to the…

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Masonry – Ancient Technique Latest Fad

A particular construction technique has been doing the rounds in New York. Though a very old technique of building structures, masonry is still the most preferred by residences. Let’s read more to understand why this metropolitan is looking forward to ancient styles of construction. The term ‘masonry’ is a construction technique that refers to building…

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Restoring Historic Building Using Masonry Techniques

Buildings erected using masonry are no longer built the way they used to be. Old masonry structures which were built using stones and bricks are not only hard to find, they are rarely built anymore. This is due to the high cost of real stones and the labor costs involved in laying large stones. The…

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Concrete Slabs – The Building Blocks of a Structure

Concrete is arguably one of the most versatile building materials currently in use. It is basically a mixture of cement, stone (aggregates) and sand. It is highly adaptable because the properties of concrete, such as hardness, setting time, strength, heat of hydration can be modified according to the type of structure to be designed, by…

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Concrete – The Most Versatile Material for Your Home Interior

Concrete is one of the most versatile materials used in buildings. Almost all houses in New York use concrete as the base building material. It is highly durable, fire-resistant, can be molded to any shape, has heat-retaining capacity and has a robust look. Structures made of concrete such as pillars, walls, fixed flower pots and…

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