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    Mistakes To Avoid While Pouring Concrete

    Pouring concrete — especially concrete slabs like a concrete patio — are harder than you think! Even the smallest mistake can ruin your project, and you may end up spending more money on the project than if you’d hired a professional like A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville in the first place. If you’re dead set on pouring your own concrete, then this blog post is for …Read More

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    How To Level A Concrete Floor

    Leveling a concrete floor can seem like an easy task, something you can DIY over a weekend, but our concrete floor leveling experts know that doing it well is much more complicated than you think! While we always recommend calling in an expert concrete contractor from A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville for concrete floor leveling, we also know that you may want to give it a g…Read More

  3. Should I Repair, Resurface, or Replace My Concrete Driveway?

    Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, we have years of experience repairing, replacing, and pouring concrete driveways. We’re the local experts in all things concrete, and we love creating beautiful, durable concrete surfaces for you to enjoy for years to come. In today’s blog post, we’re covering concrete driveway repair and concrete leveling. Even the most well-…Read More

  4. Concrete Driveway Maintenance Guide

    There are so many reasons to choose a concrete driveway, but the most popular is concrete’s strength and durability. However, even though many homeowners believe that their concrete driveway can withstand anything, concrete does need some maintenance. Compared to other driveway materials, concrete maintenance is very minimal, but if you want your driveway to last and look great over its lifetime…Read More

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    6 Ways To Use Concrete To Create The Perfect Backyard

    Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, we’re passionate about concrete — but we know that not everyone feels the same way! One of the goals of our blog is to share our excitement about what you can do with concrete with the rest of our community. In today’s blog post, we’re sharing a few ways you can use concrete to create the perfect backyard. Continue reading t…Read More

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    3 Types of House Foundations

    Every house must have a foundation, but did you know that there are different kinds of foundations? Foundation type depends on a variety of factors, ranging from soil to climate to budget. That being said, most home foundations fall into three general kinds: basement, crawlspace, or slab-on-grade. If you are building a new home or thinking of moving, it’s important to consider the foundation of …Read More

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    What Causes Concrete to Crack?

    If you’ve walked down your concrete driveway and noticed a fresh crack, you’re probably wondering what caused it. In today’s blog post, our concrete company is sharing a few different types of concrete cracks and what may have caused them. Concrete cracks are very common, and we only tend to worry about them when we find them on garage floors or driveways. Continue reading to learn more, and…Read More

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    Signs of Foundation Settlement In Your Home

    The foundation of your home is what holds everything together — and foundation health is important to a safe, secure house! Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, we specialize in foundation repair. While we’re experts at identifying and resolving foundation problems, it’s also important for homeowners to know some basic signs of foundation problems. One of the mos…Read More

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    Grow A Garden – On Your Concrete Patio!

    Many homeowners believe that if they have a small yard, they can’t grow a garden. We’re here to tell you that even if all you have is a tiny concrete patio, you can still have a beautiful garden that provides color, food, and joy. Before starting your patio garden, it’s important to have a nice, level surface. If you have any cracks in your concrete slab, call A-1 Concrete Leveling and Found…Read More

  10. Why Foundations Are So Important

    We’ve all heard that it’s important to build on a solid foundation. And the word foundation is used as a metaphor for all sorts of situations and scenarios. The foundation for a solid relationship, foundational knowledge, our foundational years, etc.  Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, we focus on the original, non-metaphorical, definition of the term — the lo…Read More