How to Make Concrete

How to Make Concrete If you are considering starting a building project on the floor of your home or business, you may be thinking of ways to save yourself money and take control of the work at the same time. One way to do this is to use your own concrete, that you have made […]

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What is Brush Finished Concrete?

What is Brush Finished Concrete? Brush finished concrete is a type of floor finish, which involves pushing or pulling a brush over the surface of a newly levelled concrete floor. This creates a textured appearance that can be used in a number of different spaces, according to a client’s needs. At CFS, we are happy […]

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What is Construction Management?

What is Construction Management? Construction management is a service in the construction industry which provides project owners with effective supervision of the work. The position includes overseeing schedules, quality and function, health and safety, and financial management of projects. The service is compatible with all methods of project delivery. However, a site manager is always […]

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Why You Might Need to Screed a Concrete Floor

Do I Need to Screed a Concrete Floor? Understanding the difference between concrete and floor screeds can be difficult to those not familiar with the concrete flooring industry. We’re here to iron out some of the common misconceptions between concrete and floor screeds. What is Screed? Commonly confused with concrete, screed is different to concrete. […]

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How Concrete Became the Ultimate Lifestyle Concept

How Concrete Became the Ultimate Lifestyle Concept Love it or loathe it, concrete is everywhere. It is not only under our feet and above our heads, forming the background infrastructure of buildings and cities, but it has infiltrated every aspect of our lives. Bookshelves groan under the weight of hefty volumes celebrating the beauty of […]

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Polished Concrete: Understanding the Benefits

Why Polished Concrete? There are several benefits of choosing polished concrete for your commercial or residential property. However, the main benefits of polished concrete flooring is it’s lifespan, aesthetics and it’s minimal maintenance care. We’ve outlined a few key benefits of choosing polished concrete for your property. It’s an Investment It’s also a worthwhile investment. […]

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How to Lay Concrete With Insulation

How to Lay Concrete With Insulation Laying a concrete floor is a very labour-intensive task and cannot be performed alone, so ensure you have a few hands to help you before you begin. Before you lay your concrete floor, you’ll need to take a few things into consideration, the first of which will be your building […]

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