Category: Driveways

Benefits of Stamped Concrete in Lakeville, MN Driveways and Patios

Stamped Concrete Driveways and Patios in Minnesota from Lowell Russell Concrete Many people enjoy the designs that can be made with bricks and traditional concrete in driveways, patios, and walkways. Unfortunately, these traditional options can leave room for weeds to pop up and spread, ruining designs like an unsightly blemish on your face. Before you accept… Read more »

Ground Frost, Wear and Tear, and Concrete Problems in Lakeville, MN

Lowell Russell Concrete | Lakeville, MN Concrete Driveways, Concrete Countertops, and More! Ground frost, inclement weather, and wear and tear can take its toll on concrete causing sinking, cracking, unevenness and other concrete problems. If you are experiencing any of these problems with your driveway, sidewalk, patio, or pool area, it may be time to… Read more »

MN Decorative Concrete Tips: Create a Concrete Driveway for Curb Appeal

Lowell Russell Concrete in Minnesota provides tips for adding decorative concrete to beautify your home Who says a concrete driveway needs to be the same old plain, boring utilitarian slab of concrete almost every house in the neighborhood displays from garage to street? Minnesota concrete company, Lowell Russell Concrete, offers  decorative concrete advice on  how… Read more »

Concrete Safety Tips- Keep Icy Pathways and Concrete Driveways Safe

Minnesota Concrete, Concrete Stain, Stamped Concrete and more- Lowell Russell Concrete There’s a definite chill in the air these days. Temperatures are dropping and the first few flakes of snow have fallen from the sky. Winter’s impending arrival gives homeowners new concerns. One of those concerns is keeping your concrete driveway and pathways ice-free and… Read more »

Time for a New Driveway?

One of the great things about owning your own home is performing the yearly maintenance required to keep things safe and in good repair. Great things right? Let’s be honest, some of those maintenance tasks are just plain boring and dirty chores you’d rather put-off until next year. Regardless of how hard you try, and… Read more »

Is Your Driveway All It’s Cracked Up to Be?

Is your driveway starting to look like an old, well-used and abused jigsaw puzzle? Are there cracks and gaps snaking through the slabs making them appear like a dropped egg? How about wear and tear around the edges in the form or deep chips and slivered chunks?  Sounds like you may be in need of… Read more »

Exterior Stamped Concrete

Concrete offers many benefits over other building materials, especially when it comes to accenting areas around your home. There is no limit to the uses for concrete, and when you choose exterior stamped concrete, you will be adding beauty and interest to your home and property.

The Many Uses of Concrete in Your Home or Business

Concrete is used to pour foundations and walls in buildings and structures around the world, which is a building material made from water, sand, gravel and cement. Approximately six billion tons of concrete are produced every year, and concrete is one of the most durable building materials ever created. Together, steel and concrete can make buildings as high as skyscrapers, but most people don’t realize the elegance and beauty of poured concrete for use around their home or business.

Benefits of Concrete Driveways

A finished concrete driveway adds “shine” to a house. Cured out, textured, and stained concrete makes for a premium polish. Durable, easily maintained, and available in an array of colors, patterns, and textures, concrete is a top rate choice for quality driveway material.