Concrete Slab - Knoxville Concrete Contractors Co
Concrete Slab - Knoxville Concrete Contractors Co
Are you looking for a concrete slab builder?
Knoxville Concrete Contractors Co is the ideal option for your next concrete slab project. We specialize in top-quality slabs that will meet and exceed your expectations. Our concrete slabs have a remarkable durable and last for years. It is not necessary to worry about them breaking or cracking even under the most severe conditions. They also add an elegant touch and class to any residence.
Plus, our staff of experienced professionals will work with you every phase of the project to ensure that your project gets done smoothly and in time. Our company takes great pride in what we do. We're convinced that you are going to be delighted with the outcomes.
Contact us now to start on your concrete slab job! Also, continue reading to learn more about us and the services we offer.
What is Concrete Slab?
A concrete slab is an extremely popular structural component made out of cast concrete. A concrete slab can be described as a smooth, horizontal concrete surface which is typically used as a floor and for a roof. To ensure the durability and longevity of performance, contractors can add welded wire mesh or reinforcing steel bars to a reinforced concrete slab.
Also, it's important for an expert to calculate and provide the right measurements. A proper thickness will impact the integrity of the slab as well as the overall structure. The slab's thickness is dependent on the construction. For example, for residential floor construction 4 inches is a standard thickness. Experts suggest five to six inches of thickness on buildings with heavy loads frequently.
The advantages of using concrete slabs
A concrete slab is an extremely well-known construction material. For a long time, contractors have used it to build various construction structures. It is an extremely popular option in foundations and for other development projects. Like other construction materials concrete has a lot of advantages. Concrete's advantages include:
Longevity and durability
There's probably not a more robust construction material than concrete. Proper care and upkeep could make concrete structures last for decades. Some concrete structures can even last a lifetime. The proper reinforcement can increase the lifespan and toughness of concrete slabs. We can compress concrete to the point that we do not have the appearance of voids or porous regions in the slab of concrete. So, we can reduce the risk that cracks will occur and damage could result.
Excellent Thermal Mass
Concrete has a high thermal mass, which refers to its capacity to regulate the flow or flow of thermal energy. Because of its thermal mass, it has the ability to control indoor comfort and decrease or increase indoor temperatures through absorption of natural heat. Materials with great thermal mass are beneficial especially in regions with extreme day and night temperatures.
Concrete offers many advantages, such as its resistance to different elements. The most notable is the lack of organic material. Thus, it will not get rotten or burning caused by extreme heat. In addition, it has an extremely high compressive strength that implies it will not break when squeezed. We can also apply concrete treatments on concrete surfaces in order to make them more resistant to chemical spills and stains.
Another attribute that makes cement well-known is its flexibility. Concrete is very flexible and you can create a variety of it. Utilizing a variety of methods and techniques for creating concrete slabs with the texture, color, and pattern that you want. You can even have experts create it, too.
As opposed to other construction materials concrete is extremely easy to maintain. Concrete doesn't require regular upkeep by a professional. You can effortlessly get rid of dirt, stains and dust using the most basic cleaning materials.
Poured Concrete Slab
Poured concrete slabs are slabs constructed by pouring concrete onto the ground. We follow a method for making concrete at the site to ensure we get significant results. The process of pouring concrete allows us the flexibility to make changes to the layout of the surface. Also, it allows us to adjust the size of the project onsite if necessary. With its features, it's the perfect option for custom concrete projects.
If there's a downside to this plan, it's the time and expense. Since we pour a concrete slab at the site, we need more instruments and equipment, for instance, an electric mixer for concrete as well as a bull float. Additionally, we'll need more people to do the job. Therefore, the cost for installation is much higher. Concrete slabs with poured concrete are costly to install. In the process of cured concrete slabs, it lasts up to 21 days. We do not leave you with concrete that is wet. We let the slabs to dry so that we can perform one final quality inspection before handing over the work. If you're unable to put off waiting that long, then this project isn't for you.
Precast Concrete Slab
According to the name, this slab type is precast. The slabs will be manufactured at a factory and are then shipped straight at the place of work. You can however customize the size of the slabbut making adjustments and late-night changes on site isn't feasible. Instead of being poured directly as precasts, precast costs less and takes less time to complete.
Decorative Concrete Slab
Concrete slabs for decorative purposes are that are made using the color, design, or texture of your preference. We also can customize a design for your slabs, according to the design you like. This feature is only accessible If you opt for our concrete slab poured services. If you don't, it's hard to achieve the look or design you'd like.
Contact Us Today
Knoxville Concrete Contractors Co. has been in business of providing top-quality concrete slabs over the years, We have the experience and expertise to get the job done correctly.
We recognize that you're faced with numerous options when it comes when it comes to choosing a contractor your concrete slab project, this is why we strive hard to earn your trust and provide you with the most efficient service.
Contact us right now using our customer hotline. Our agents are available all hours of the day. Alternately, you can contact us via email by sending a messages using the contact form on our website. Our team will ensure to respond to any online requests within a short time.
311 E Morelia Ave, Knoxville TN 37917-5018