Category: Exterior Concrete

Concrete Has Many Uses

Concrete! If you are like many of us, this word brings to mind a major highway or building construction. While these are both practical and common uses of this marvel of a building material, we would like to encourage you to think of concrete in a way you may not have previously – decorative concrete…. Read more »

Which Pool Are You?

Swimming pools come in many different sizes and shapes and fulfill a variety of purposes. Regardless of the type or function of the pool, all pools can be enhanced with a decorative concrete pool deck. The area surrounding the pool should not only provide a safe, slip-resistant surface, but also complement your home and the… 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 »

Count on Concrete

Concrete has been around for a long time, and you can count on it being around a lot longer than you and I! Why? Because it lasts. Did you know that concrete dates back as far as 3000 BC? At that time, Egyptians discovered that by combining mortar, mud and straw they were able to… Read more »

Build to Last

So, go ahead and build your castle. Lowell Russell Concrete will make it stands the test of time and be there for the generations to come!

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.

Concrete Ideas: The Benefits of Working with Concrete

Although most people are familiar with concrete structures, such as home foundations, many don’t consider the versatility that concrete provides. The adaptability of concrete allows for many varieties of shapes, designs, and logos in whatever colors or patterns the customer desires.

Concrete Mix and Design Techniques

Many people do not realize it, but there are several different types of concrete. Also, the way in which it is mixed and worked can be adjusted to mold the concrete in ways that achieve a variety of unique and beautiful results. Regular concrete has a strength of about 1,450 pounds per square inch, while high strength concrete can be mixed to reach strengths of at least 6,000 pounds per square inch.

Benefits of Working with a Concrete Company in Minnesota

Whether you own a small business or you simply need a home project completed for you, working with Lowell Russell Concrete in Minnesota is one of the best options available for your concrete project needs. We have a total of 35 years of experience behind us, and we are well versed in all aspects of working with concrete. We are able to work both inside and outside, providing you with everything from countertops to driveways. We can refine the project using several concrete techniques such as concrete staining, stenciling, and stamped concrete.