14 February 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Oldest Concrete Street in America

ShareDid you  know that the Oldest Concrete Street in America lies right here in Logan County? Located in Bellefontaine, Ohio, Court Street was constructed in 1891. In 1891, George W. Bartholomew approached the city council in Bellefontaine, Ohio with the proposal to pave the town’s principal streets with “artificial stone” as concrete was called at… Read More

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04 January 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Creative Ways to Use Decorative Concrete With(out) Borders

ShareWhen it comes to decorative concrete, let your imagination go. Dream in colors, full lines, contrast, and design – a design without boundaries, borders or limits. Then pull that design back into a useful border around the home or office. Enhancing concrete floors or exterior landscaping with a decorative border is easy and effective. The… Read More

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07 December 2010 ~ 13 Comments

Downtown Lakeview, Ohio made Beautiful with Stenciled Concrete

ShareI was asked to do a guest blog for my friends at Ohio Ready Mix. I was thrilled to do so! Then came the challenge of what to write about that you would want to read. We came up with the idea of talking about the Village of Lakeview S.R. 235 Reconstruction projects. The first… Read More

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30 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Protect Your Investment: Tips on Caring for Your Concrete

ShareConcrete continues to be among the most popular material choices for construction.  It has a wide array of applications; it is completely customizable, extremely durable, requires minimal maintenance, and is relatively inexpensive.  However, as durable and low maintenance as concrete is, following a few simple tips will keep your concrete looking beautiful and performing as… Read More

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12 October 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Pervious Concrete Tips from Bob Banka Part 5

ShareTop 5 Steps to Successful Pervious Concrete Installations We asked Bob Banka President of Concrete Management Solutions to answer some important questions in a 5 part series about Pervious Ready Mix Concrete and the best way to get the most out of a pervious concrete installation. Question:  What are the 5 most important steps for… Read More

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12 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Pervious Concrete Tips from Bob Banka Part 4

Share Top 5 Steps to Successful Pervious Concrete Installations  We asked Bob Banka President of Concrete Management Solutions to answer some important questions in a 5 part series about Pervious Ready Mix Concrete and the best way to get the most out of a pervious concrete installation. Question:  What are the 5 most important steps for… Read More

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12 July 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Pervious Concrete Tips from Bob Banka Part 2

Pervious Concrete Tips from Bob Banka Part 2

ShareTop 5 Steps to Successful Pervious Concrete Installations We asked Bob Banka President of Concrete Management Solutions to answer some important questions in a 5 part series about Pervious Ready Mix Concrete and the best way to get the most out of a pervious concrete installation. Question:  What are the 5 most important steps for… Read More

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16 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Ohio Ready Mix Contractor, Randy Poland, featured in Article

Ohio Ready Mix Contractor, Randy Poland, featured in Article

ShareRandy Poland of Designer’s Choice Concrete in Milford Center, Ohio, has been featured in a May article of Concrete Contractor. Designer’s Choice Concrete has been a long time contractor of Ohio Ready Mix and we are honored that his work is being featured in a national concrete publication. The article is a showcase for his… Read More

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15 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Pervious Concrete Tips from Bob Banka Part 1

Pervious Concrete Tips from Bob Banka Part 1

ShareWe asked Bob Banka President of Concrete Management Solutions to answer some important questions in a 5 part series about Pervious Ready Mix Concrete and the best way to get the most out of a pervious concrete installation. Question:  What are the 5 most important steps for a pervious concrete installation? Step 1: Make sure… Read More

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15 June 2010 ~ 3 Comments

3 Minute Easy Explanation about Pervious Concrete in Ohio

ShareSo you’ve heard about Pervious Concrete and want to know about all the hype?   Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pervious concrete pavement is a unique and effective means to address important environmental issues and support green, sustainable growth. By capturing stormwater and allowing it to seep into the ground, porous concrete is instrumental… Read More

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