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Take care of your concrete
Dear Homeowner: Most builders educate their homeowners about concrete.  As a builder I can testify that concrete is always a warranty worry.  Concrete is very strong and durable, but certainly has limitations. There are so many problems that can occur with concrete.  It is a very large expense of any home and should be taken care of. Here are a few tips that will prolong the life of your driveway and sidewalks.   Never use salt, fertilizers or de-icing chemicals, they will speed up the freeze thaw cycle and will cause permanent damage.  Salt and fertilizers actually chemically attack the concrete surfaces.  One thing I have noticed is many cities use salt on icy roads.  Salt doesn’t hurt aspha Read more
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Published On : 07-27-2004
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