Make Concrete Color Match: How To Brighten and Darken Concrete

A cement wall with blue dye color mixed into it

Concrete is a construction material consisting of a mixture of Portland cement, sand and stone aggregate. When mixed with water, a green uncured mixture is obtained to be poured into molds or formwork. Concrete is ideal for laying durable surfaces such as highways, airport runways, sidewalks, and driveways. Freshly laid concrete will have a greenish … Read more

Will Sealing A Driveway Cover Oil Stains? (Should You Remove The Stains First?)

Oil leaking from an old car on a block driveway

Sealing is a great way of adding an extra layer of protection to your asphalt-based driveway. Not only will this protect against water and UV damage, but it can help prevent damage from oil stains. However, can sealing a driveway cover existing oil stains, or should you remove them first? Sealing a driveway will not … Read more

Does Sealing A Driveway Stop Weeds Coming Through?

Paint roller and paint tray being used to seal a tarmac driveway

There is nothing worse than pulling out every weed by hand to ensure your driveway stays pristine, only for the little buggers to return − with their friends! Can we prevent this far from ideal reoccurrence by sealing our driveways?  Sealing your driveway will minimize weed growth drastically by seeping down into the sand between … Read more