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Concrete Raising a front porch step in Annapolis, Maryland

Stabil Solutions raised this stamped concrete step in Annapolis, Maryland:

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Raising a concrete porch step in Severn, Maryland

Watch this concrete porch step in Severn, Maryland get raised back into place by the concrete raising experts at Stabil Solutions:

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Raising a sunken sidewalk in Greensboro, Maryland

When this concrete sidewalk in Greensboro, Maryland sunk and became unlevel, it became a tripping hazard. Stabil Solutions used its expert concrete raising technique to eliminate this hazard.

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Innovative Mixtures Can Reduce Life Cycle Costs in Concrete Pavement Repair

Many transportation agencies in North America require rapid setting materials for repair of concrete pavement to accelerate opening the road to traffic. While numerous high early-strength cementitious repair materials are commercially available, many of them are susceptible to premature deterioration, resulting in significant economic and social losses. Extensive research on the use of supplementary cementitious […]

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What Causes Damage To Concrete?

So we’ve done our evaluation and now we are ready to determine what caused the damage—this is often called troubleshooting. Start by thinking about the basic characteristics of concrete—strong in compression, weak in tension. Therefore, a crack implies that the concrete was in tension. Recognize that the crack is always perpendicular to the direction of […]

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Concrete vs. Asphalt Driveways

Many homes come with a driveway. Whether it’s leading to a garage, the driveway is a convenient place to park one or more cars. If a driveway is in need of repair or replacement, owners often choose between asphalt or concrete. There are certain factors that come into play when making a decision. More often […]

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Caring for Concrete

During the past year, the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has focused more and more on the cleaning and maintenance of concrete floors. There’s a good reason for this: The popularity of concrete in commercial and residential settings is increasing. Benefits Concrete flooring has a variety of benefits. It comes in a […]

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Concrete Leveling is a Cost-Effective Alternative

If you’re trying to sell your home, a real estate agent may suggest fixing uneven concrete sidewalks to prevent injuries and subsequent liability claims. Concrete leveling may be an easy fix. Is your front porch stooping? Your sidewalk slouching? Concrete leveling (also called mud-jacking or slab-jacking) may be the answer. Here are some tips from […]

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To Caulk or Not to Caulk?

When a homeowner finds that their driveway is beginning to drop and twist we usually find that water is gone underneath the surface of the concrete and has washed out the sub-base or sand. Many times the sand can get washed out down to the curb at the end of their driveway. This is more […]

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Mud-Jacking Uneven Pavement

There was a time when the only remedy for sinking sidewalks, patios, steps, or uneven foundations was to tear out the old pavement slab and pour a new one, and spend a great deal of time and money in the process. Today, a less intensive alternative–known as mud-jacking–is possible. Mud-jacking, also called concrete leveling, pressure […]

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How to Maintain Your Concrete Patio this Summer

Summer is the season for patios. But, when yours is worn, dirty and in bad shape, it’s not exactly a comfortable place to enjoy the warm weather. With the right kind of maintenance, your patio will be ready to help you relax and soak up the sun this summer. Patios do require some regular maintenance […]

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