Why you should seek GPR scanning services before embarking on concrete drilling
14 June 2016
Ground penetrating radar (GPR) scanning is a technology that allows contractors to scan and detect what lies beneath the subsurface of concrete walls or floors. For contractors planning to drill through concrete structures, seeking GPR scanning is essentially a valuable pre-requisite step. Here are four reasons why.
Identify voids and cracks
Before you can start drilling or sawing on any concrete surface, you should establish whether there's any cavities or cracks within the construction.
Tips to Minimizing Regular Asphalt Repairs
10 June 2016
Asphalt is one of the durable materials you could consider for your home's driveway. However, this does not mean that asphalt driveways are not immune to succumbing to wear and tear. The necessary maintenance measures would result in a decrease in paving problems. This then would reduce the number of asphalt repairs you would require. Neglecting this material, especially during the months of extreme weather changes, could lead to your driveway deteriorating at a fast pace.
Some Important DIY Concrete Repair and Resurfacing Tips
9 June 2016
If your home's driveway, garage floor, or concrete patio is starting to show its age and needs some minor repair and resurfacing work, you may not need to call a concrete professional to do this for you. Very often you can use some rented equipment and filler materials to cover over cracks and other minor chips, and make the surface look like new again. Before you do, however, note a few important DIY tips to ensure you get the job done right.
How to Select the Best Drill Bits
9 June 2016
There are so many drill bit brand names and styles that one can be at a loss when trying to select a drill bit that will serve his or her needs effectively. This article discusses some crucial questions that you should ask yourself if you would like to buy some drill bits for an upcoming DIY home improvement project.
How Durable Is That Drill Bit?
One way to get value for money is to select a drill bit that will last for a long time.