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Common Problems with Concrete Sealers

By Precision Concrete

Here are some tips on the most common problems with concrete sealers and how to avoid them. You can also check out our FAQ About Concrete Sealing. There are two common types of concrete sealers typically used in Michigan and areas with similar seasonal weather. Reactive penetrating sealer is the most common type of sealer. […]

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Sidewalk Sealing: Protection from Weather and Salt

By Precision Concrete

Sidewalk sealing in Lansing and throughout Michigan is essential. The number of freeze-thaw cycles Michigan has, combined with the practice of throwing down a lot of salt, guarantees an early death for unsealed concrete. Benefits of Sidewalk Sealing Extends the life of the concrete. Provides a safer surface. Protects concrete from weather, oil, salt, fertilizer, […]

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Commercial Concrete Sealing: Extend the Life of Your Investment

By Precision Concrete

Commercial concrete sealing is an economical way to protect large concrete projects. Property improvements can be expensive and property managers want those improvements to last as long as possible and maintain the appearance of their properties. The biggest reason to seal commercial concrete is to protect it from salt and other substances that will accelerate deterioration. […]

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Residential Concrete Sealing: Driveways, Patios, and Bricks

By Precision Concrete

New home builds typically do not include residential concrete sealing. A typical homeowner also doesn’t have professional knowledge about best practices when it comes to installing a driveway and relies on the general contractor to determine things like slope, depth, feathering, etc. The general contractor tends to go with the lowest bid for the driveway […]

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The Benefits of Concrete Sealing

By Precision Concrete

There are several benefits to concrete sealing in Lansing. Michigan’s extreme variations in weather are hard on concrete – any driver in the Mitten state who has hit a pothole knows this all too well. Even though concrete appears to be really solid and we think it lasts forever – this isn’t the case. Concrete […]

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Types of Concrete Sealers

By Precision Concrete

Two main types of concrete sealers are used in Michigan depending on what kind of concrete you are protecting. Reactive penetrating sealer is the most common type of sealer. It is perfect for regular, non-decorative concrete such as driveways, sidewalks, patios, etc. Topical acrylic sealer is the second most common type. It is necessary to […]

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