How to raise your home
We are raising more and more houses at the jersey shore even 2 years after Sandy. Many being raised are engineered with the use of helical piles. If you have heard of this process and wondered how it works it’s realitively simple but choosing the right honest contractor to do your job is key. Here […]
I know I’ve covered allot of this material in other blogs on this site but I need to make clear how severe mistakes can become in trying to restore a stamped concrete project that has sealer on it. Sealers are generally resin based pure resin based or styronated acrylic. They are not compatible with one […]
Going over concrete with pavers.
This walk was filmed by DIY. Had a great time recording the show.
Ted Mechnick owner of Split-Rok Construction is now available to consult on any concrete or Decorative concrete issues you might be having. Generally most consultations can easily be handled on the phone. There will be a charge for these consultations but it will be affordable. I have had over 40 years experience in the concrete […]
We have been inundated with requests to repair block and concrete foundations as a result of storm damage from Sandy.Although in some cases it may look like there is little hope of salvaging a damaged foundation with skill and working with the right house mover it can be successfully accomplished. The complete process needs to […]
If you have wondered whether Polymer-Modified overlays can be placed on wood successfully wonder no more they can and done multi-colored also. We have been installing Decorative Concrete for the past 28 years and have gotten quite good at it. The look that we have been able to achieve using Multi-Colors has been, at the risk […]
I have met many men and women that I have respected and have come to trust in the Decorative Concrete Industry. Those that I have grown to respect are people like Joe DiMaio who over my 27 years in this business has never once misrepresented any product that he has sold me. Preparation is key. […]
Today more than ever before a basement is used for more than a place to keep stuff, do wash or keep the water heater for your home. In this tough economic environment people are not as quick to move to a new home but in some cases have a need to make their home more livable by adding […]