For All the Do-It-Yourself Weekend Warriors, Use Our Ready Mix Concrete Calculator for Better Planning
If you are planning a do-it-yourself project this spring, use Razorback Concrete’s free ready mix concrete calculator to measure the amount of concrete you will need before you get started.There may still be ice on the ground in our part of the country, but within a few weeks there will be flowers blooming, lawns to mow and outdoor projects to complete. If you’re like most homeowners, you look at spring as a time to get ready for outdoor entertaining season, and that often means new concrete patios or other DIY projects. For those not experienced with such projects, knowing how much concrete to order can be a concern. Fortunately, Razorback Concrete’s ready mix concrete calculator makes it easy to know just how much product you need for your job. Read More
Visible damage to sidewalks and driveways is not only an eyesore, but can also be a liability if neglected. After the decision is made to remedy the damage, the question of whether to repair or replace the concrete will be next. Concrete provider, Razorback Concrete, offers some guidance.
When you are trying to decide whether to repair or replace concrete that has become cracked or damaged, you must consider whether or not the concrete is worth fixing. Damage that is isolated to one small area of a driveway or sidewalk can often be repaired simply by removing that area and replacing it. Small cracks and isolated damage is often worth fixing rather than taking on the cost of replacement, but in three specific scenarios where the subgrade is at fault, replacement is always the best option.Read More
At Razorback Concrete, following ready mix concrete quality testing standards set by the American Society for Testing and Materials (“ASTM”) International ensures a safe and sturdy product.
The concrete industry relies heavily on following sound quality control measures from start to finish. From the moment water is added to the mix, the chemical reaction begins and starts the clock ticking on how much time is available to complete a job. Everyone involved at Razorback Concrete, from the mixer to the driver to the finishers, plays a vital role in ensuring the pour is a success. From residential to commercial projects, following ready mix concrete quality testing practices ensures the material will cure properly and meet ASTM standards for safety and longevity.Read More