Efflorescence is a very common and somewhat mysterious ailment effecting masonry construction including brick, concrete, and mortars. It occurs when water moving through a sidewalk or other structure brings salts to the surface that are not commonly bound as part of the cement stone. As the water evaporates, it leaves […]
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Sidewalk cracks are unsightly and if you let them go they will continue to get worse over time. You can easily repair them which may help stop them from spreading but the best prevention is to make sure you’ve got “control joints” cut out of the concrete. This is best […]