Excavating Equipment Types

Hiring an Excavating Contractor in Portland to Build Your Foundation

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Excavation Contractor

Building a strong foundation is the first and most important step in the process of constructing a new building or addition, but it is not easy. Different kinds of buildings require various types of foundations, and the work that needs to be done to accomplish this can be very dangerous. While it is possible to […]

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Need a Concrete Driveway Replaced? Here’s How it Works.

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Concrete Driveway Replacement Vancouver WA

Replacing Settling or Cracked Concrete Driveways Concrete is formulated to last decades or longer, as we know from looking at concrete structures in Vancouver WA’s, historic neighborhoods. But when driveways become cracked and malformed, it can cause drainage and safety problems. And in order to replace something as permanent as concrete, property owners need the […]

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Winterizing Concrete

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With winter on its way, now is a great time to consider your concrete driveway and walkway. It is getting progressively colder outside, and that can mean icy conditions for you and your family. Although most people know that blacktop needs maintenance, concrete can often be left by the wayside. Local concrete contractors in Hillsboro, […]

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What Is Concrete?

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So what is this material we call concrete? What is it made of? What is the difference between cement and concrete? As any concrete contractor in Portland can tell you, the quality of the concrete depends entirely on the skilled mixture of high-quality ingredients. Concrete Ingredients Concrete, in its most basic form, is a mixture […]

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