Welcome to Crafting with Concrete! This website is dedicated to concrete work and other fields of working with cement products as well.
There are many posts in the blog about different topics from pouring concrete to staining or polishing it.
Here are the latest posts
- From Stucco to Plaster: Choosing the Perfect Finish for Your Home RenovationWhen embarking on a home renovation project, the choice of materials can vastly influence both the aesthetic appeal and structural integrity of your property. Among the plethora of options, stucco and plaster emerge as popular contenders for wall finishes, each bringing a unique set of characteristics to the table. Understanding the nature of stucco and… Read more: From Stucco to Plaster: Choosing the Perfect Finish for Your Home Renovation
- Exploring the Pros and Cons: Lime Mortar vs Cement Mortar in ConstructionUnderstanding Mortar in Construction: A Fundamental Comparison Mortar is a fundamental component in construction that acts as a bonding agent for building materials such as bricks and stones. Its composition significantly affects the durability, thermal properties, and overall integrity of a structure. The choice between lime mortar and cement mortar is a critical decision that… Read more: Exploring the Pros and Cons: Lime Mortar vs Cement Mortar in Construction
- Understanding Hairline Cracks in Stucco: Are They Normal and How to Address Them?Understanding Hairline Cracks in Stucco: Are They Normal? Stucco, a durable and attractive exterior finish, is widely favored for its classic look and longevity. However, homeowners often encounter a common issue: hairline cracks. The question arises: are hairline cracks in stucco normal, or do they signal an underlying problem? As stucco dries or settles, it’s… Read more: Understanding Hairline Cracks in Stucco: Are They Normal and How to Address Them?
- The Ideal Time Frame: How Long After Gunite Can You Plaster?Understanding the Gunite Pool Construction Timeline Building a gunite pool is an intricate process that requires a keen understanding of the materials and timeline involved. The journey from the initial spraying of gunite to the final touches of plaster and tile is marked by several critical stages, each with its own set of time-sensitive procedures.… Read more: The Ideal Time Frame: How Long After Gunite Can You Plaster?