Are you planning a construction project here in Central Florida? What type of building materials are you going to use for you border wall, fence, Hardscapes, and retaining walls? The material you use will determine how the finished project will look, operate, and costs. If you are looking for something attractive that is easy on the budget, consider precast concrete. There is a reason it has become so popular among commercial and residential project.
As one of the economical building material in the world, concrete is readily available. Precast concrete is manufactured in a climate controlled facility, which means it is allowed to cure in the ideal environment. This maximizes the strength of the concrete. The molds used to form the concrete is used over and over again. There is also very little waste, if any at all. This significant cost savings are passed on to the customer.
Concrete buildings have been around for hundreds, if not thousands of years. For example, the Pantheon in Rome (made from concrete) has been in service for over 2000 years.
“Concrete buildings from hundreds of years ago are still in use today. Some say concrete can last up to 2,000 years, and there are certainly many structures around that are well on their way to such a ripe old age.” precast.org
“Unlike most other materials, precast concrete increases in strength over time. What’s more, concrete is designed to minimize the effects of creep and shrinkage, providing a reliable structure for many years to come.”
Easy to Maintain
The financial benefit of little to no maintenance or repairs, can’t be beat. You don’t have to worry about insects, sun or storm damage, or fading. Precast concrete will look just as attractive today, tomorrow, and in 50 years!