Basement Leak Repair: What Home Owners Can Do to Help

Basement walls are an area in the home that can be prone to leakage. When you have a leak problem, it limits the way you use the space, especially if the basement is an interior room. With a leak, you can have water stains as well as mold and mildew growth. The issue can be … Continued

The Formula to Calculate Concrete Yardage- How Much Do I Need?

If you are undertaking a construction project, it is important to precisely measure the various components of the concrete to ensure it doesn’t run out before completion. Your concrete needs are bound to change depending on the project, and ensuring you have sufficient concrete with minimum waste guarantees a successful project. Most contractors recommend completing … Continued

What to Wear to Pour Concrete-Safety Gear for Concrete

Concrete is the most commonly used construction material usually preferred because of its versatility, cost-effectiveness, and durability. It is advisable to take basic precautions as one works with concrete despite concrete being the safest construction material. In all the years that concrete has been used, relatively few people have incurred concrete-related injuries. If it’s your … Continued

Do an At-Home Check of Your Foundation: What to Look For

When it comes to being a homeowner, you have a lot on your plate. You must maintain the integrity of your home, from the interior to the exterior. You take great care to ensure you protect your investment, including inspecting the foundation of your home. It is recommended that anyone who owns a home complete … Continued

What is the Difference Between Cement and Concrete?

The terms concrete and cement are usually used interchangeably, but most people don’t understand that they are two different materials. While concrete is a mixture of paste, aggregates, and gravel, cement comprises a certain percentage of concrete. It is advisable to consult an expert contractor, to understand the difference between the two as you launch … Continued

Epoxy Flooring for Bedrooms, Kitchens, and Living Areas

Concrete floors enhance the appeal of a property, but there are several environmental factors such as water that damages the concrete. Investing in a suitable floor coating is vital in ensuring that your concrete floor is durable and resistant to such environmental hazards. Whether you are looking for a suitable floor coating for your home … Continued

Before the Snow Hits! Preventative Maintenance Tips for Concrete

With winter right around the corner, now is a perfect time to consider preventative maintenance for your concrete surfaces. As the seasons change, freeze and thaw cycles begin. The harsh weather as well as organic growth can lead to issues with your concrete, be it your foundation, patio or driveway. By conducting annual inspection and … Continued

Mudjacking and Slabjacking: How This Can Be Utilized After a Storm

Concrete is a material used to create several aspects of the home, including the foundation, a basement, driveway, sidewalks and more. Concrete is a durable material and if installed correctly, can last for decades. Yet, even with good installation, problems can still exist. When heavy rains occur over a period of time or severe flooding … Continued

How Much Time is Needed After a Storm for Waterproofing?

Can You Waterproof Wet Concrete? When it comes to concrete in the home, the material is used in many different ways, such as driveways and sidewalks. Concrete must be poured correctly and sealed to ensure longevity. Over time, your concrete will require sealing from time to time to ensure that water cannot penetrate the material. … Continued

Meet Eric Davis

MEET ERIC DAVIS

Eric Davis has over 25 years of experience in concrete fixing and slabjacking. His company Davis Concrete Correctors has proudly served all of North Central Illinois, Rockford and the outer suburbs - and he would love to hear from you!

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