When pouring cement is it crucial that you hire a licensed, insured, and experienced contractor to do the job, because there are many steps that require you to be accurate, precise, and knowledgeable. You must first clear the ground from any grass, rocks, trees, and old concrete in order to set up the forms. Forms are wood pieces that hold the concrete in place once poured, forcing it to set and dry in that certain shape. Next, the concrete should be mixed with the correct measurements of water and poured into the forms. You will then use a wooden or metal board to smooth out the surface and make sure its levels. Finally, you will add any finishings of your choosing such as stamped or textured designs. After 24 to 48 hours a sealant should be applied to reduce the chance of cracking or discoloration.
Why Choose Cement Material?
Cement is very common for a lot of outdoor structural features for residential and commercial properties. Cement can be used for driveways, parking areas, walkways, sidewalks, patios, porches, garage floors, and more. There is also a variety of customizable options you can choose from such as colors, styles, patterns, designs, stenciled patterns, and textures. Cement is very durable, fire retardant, and fairly inexpensive when compared to brick or stone. It is also very long-lasting and requires very little maintenance. When upgrading or adding a new cement foundation, you are enhancing the appearance of your property and increasing its value.
Cement Pouring Company With D&G Cement Co.
If you are in need of new cement for your property, D&G Cement Co. is the company for you. With over 50 years of experience, we promise to give all our customers high-quality work that meets their needs with our utmost professional service. Here at D&G Cement Co., we proudly serve Farmington Hills, MI, Garden City, MI, Livonia, MI, and the surrounding areas. Our services include designing, pouring, and sealing cement. To learn more about cement pouring service or to schedule an appointment give us a call at (313) 277-2676.