Retaining Wall Ideas: Wood, Stone & Concrete

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A high-quality retaining wall will completely transform your space, both in terms of looks and functionality. While a retaining wall’s primary purpose is to hold back water in sloped areas and prevent soil erosion, it can also be a beautiful addition to your yard. Or, you may want to join the increasing number of homeowners […]

Step-By-Step Guide to Finishing a Basement

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Finishing a basement is the perfect way to give yourself more room to relax. Turn that dingy, dusty room into something that’ll help you unwind — a den, game room, home theater, bar or library. To help get you there, here’s an eight-step basement finishing guide overview from the basement remodeling pros at Advanced Construction. Finishing a […]

Change the Look of Your Garage With a New Floor Coating

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Change the Vibe of Your Garage with A New Floor Coating Types and Benefits of Garage Floor Coatings Whether for function or aesthetics, your garage floor can have a new lease on life with the simple application of a new floor coating. Epoxy is the leader when it comes to giving your garage floor a facelift, […]

4 Ways Stamped Concrete Can Improve Your Home Value

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Are you looking to give your home a makeover and improve its value? While investing in upgrades and repairs may be a good idea, it’ll cost you thousands of dollars. A cost-effective option would be adding stamped concrete on your floors and walking surfaces. Concrete stamps can add curb appeal to your property and make […]

How to Melt Ice Without Concrete Damage: A Guide

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Did you know that Rhode Island gets around 35 inches of snow every year? That’s almost 10 inches more than the average for the US, making it a very chilly place to be! Whilst snow is amazing and undeniably beautiful, it can also be a bit of a pain when it wants to be, especially when it […]

Tips for Curing Concrete in Cold Weather

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Are you currently prepping for a big construction project? If so, you obviously have plenty of work ahead of you. This includes hiring the best general contractor possible, finding great subs, and understanding how to produce the best end results with your building materials.  For example, your team needs to know the steps for curing concrete so that […]

All You Need to Know About Winterizing Concrete Surfaces

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Brace yourselves, folks: according to this year’s copy of the Old Farmer’s Almanac, winter will be a “season of shivers” for the ages. With cold temperatures and snowstorms inbound, you must prepare your concrete for winter wear and tear.  Advanced Construction Services offers garage concrete services, driveway concrete services, and more to prepare your home for […]

What You Should Know about Cracks in Slab Foundation

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Many people think cracks in slab foundations are due to settling. But a simple matter of settling is the least of the homeowner’s concerns. Overlooking the signs can lead to a collapsing foundation. Do we know what to look for when we see a crack in our foundation? To make sure our foundation stays damage-free, […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Waterproofing Basement Walls

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Have you ever put your hand on your basement wall and realized it was wet? Or have you noticed worrying moisture stains in your basement that aren’t going away? If so, the potential for water damage and health risks from mold is high.  While cost concerns may have prohibited you from waterproofing, the basement wall waterproofing cost will always […]

Concrete vs Asphalt Driveways

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Picture this; it’s time to sell your home, and you’re stunned to learn that it’s worth less than you thought.This is a nightmare scenario for homeowners, but it can be avoided with the right investments. Both concrete and asphalt driveways can boost your home’s curb appeal and overall value. Even if you aren’t planning to sell […]