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    Pros And Cons Of A Concrete Driveway

    Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, we know our concrete! From concrete leveling to foundation repair, concrete pouring, concrete porches, and more — suffice it to say we’re fans of concrete. While your concrete options are limitless, in today’s blog post, we’ll be talking specifically about concrete driveways. Many of our concrete floor leveling clients are l…Read More

  2. Concrete Finishing Methods

    The way concrete is finished makes a big difference in how your concrete surface will look. The same mix of cement, water, and aggregates can have an entirely different look. One of the things we love about concrete is how versatile it is. You can use it for very utilitarian purposes — like foundation repair or pouring — or you can design stunning patio spaces or entire homes and buildings.  …Read More

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    How Concrete Is Poured

    While you can buy bags of concrete, mix it up your wheelbarrow, and pour it all on your own, concrete pouring is an extensive process! There’s a reason why concrete contractors are in business, and it’s because pouring large concrete slabs like concrete driveways takes a lot of skill.  In today’s blog, we’re giving you a little window into the process of pouring new concrete. While our co…Read More

  4. How To Decide Whether To Repair Or Replace Concrete

    If you have a concrete driveway or patio that is starting to crack or is accumulating stains, you may be considering concrete repair. When it comes to concrete, you have two options: repair or replace it. There are many people who believe that replacing the concrete is the best option, but that’s not always the right decision. In today’s blog post, the concrete floor leveling experts here at A…Read More

  5. How Trees Can Affect Your Home’s Foundation

      Trees are a beautiful part of your Nashville house’s landscape and can make you feel calm, comfortable, and at home. They provide shade during the hot summer months, offer you a place to hang your bird feeder, and provide a natural feel, whether you’re downtown or in the suburbs. However, these beautiful friends can also be a threat to your foundation. While you’re enjoying the autumn col…Read More

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    How To Clean Your Driveway And Patio

    Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville we know our concrete! From concrete driveways to sidewalks, patios, pool decks and more, we love helping our clients get the beautiful, level surface they’re looking for. On our blog we share information about concrete floor lifting as well as general tips about concrete maintenance. The weather is warming and we’re dreaming of w…Read More

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    5 Ways Our Concrete Leveling Will Help You

    Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, one of our specialties is concrete floor leveling. We’ve leveled pretty much any concrete surface you can think of, including concrete driveways, patios, sidewalks, garage floors, pool decks, HVAC pads, and more. It’s safe to say that we know what we’re talking about when it comes to concrete leveling! There are many different…Read More

  8. How To Prevent Erosion From Threatening Your Home’s Foundation

    Soil erosion can be hazardous to your home’s foundation. The soil surrounding your foundation contributes to the foundation’s stability. You can think about how a concrete block laid on top of stone will be much more stable than one set on top of a pile of sand. While these are extreme examples, the soil your home is built on is the foundation for your foundation -- so it’s important that it…Read More

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    Should I Buy A House With Foundation Damage?

    There are a lot of factors that go into buying a home. If you are currently in the process of buying a home, you probably see how quickly things move from the image you had in your head of a perfect home to the nitty-gritty of budget calculations, the local school districts, and the foundation. Buying a house means making a few compromises because there is no one house that perfectly fits what you…Read More

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    Concrete Driveway FAQs

    Here at A-1 Concrete Leveling and Foundation Repair in Nashville, we do everything from pouring new concrete to concrete floor leveling, concrete repair, driveway repair, and just about anything else you may need concerning concrete! Needless to say, we think about concrete alot. But we know that not everyone has the expertise that we do, which is why today we’re answering a few FAQs about concr…Read More