How-To Articles and Videos


How To Choose A Table Saw For Stone, Tile & Concrete Cutting

Most tile and stone saws are set up with water in mind, so they are designed differently to table saws, which have dust control as their main feature. Of course, water flows downhill and dust likes to fly up in the air and linger around.


The Value of a Great Concrete Floor Grinder in Your Tool Collection

Whenever you set out to do a top notch concrete job for a customer, that final smooth professional look is a must. A grinder that can create that finished look is just the thing to add to your equipment inventory especially if you are planning on being in the concrete construction business.


How to Install Paving Stones

An in depth video of that goes through the step, materials, and techniquies needed for properly installing paving stones.


Hand and Power Tool Safety in Construction Environments

MARCOM's "Hand and Power Tool Safety in Construction Environments" Video Program shows how accidents can be significantly reduced by applying good general safety rules, and reviews what hazards are associated with the specific types of tools employees use.


Concrete Grinding Calls for Lots of Muscle and Lots of Vision

The ability to use some very basic concrete management tools like various sizes of grinders as well as some sheer muscle work can be the key to prepping your concrete projects.


Patching, Filling and Grinding Your Concrete

Here is an in depth video showing the materials and tools needed to patch concrete correctly with tips and tricks along the way.


Construction Liquids, Waterproofing Membranes and Expansion Joint

This video showcases the wide line of W. R. MEADOWS products used in infrastructure projects, such as airports, bridges, and runways. Products covered in this video include construction liquids, waterproofing membranes, and expansion joints.


Adding a Little Creativity to Working with Concrete with Concrete Stamps

Concrete doesn’t always have to look like concrete. And that is why there has grown up an entire hobby and creative subculture around using stamps to create wonderful new designs in concrete that maybe never existed before.


How to Pour and Finish Concrete Slabs with QUIKRETE

Concrete is one of the most economical, versatile and durable building materials available. Build a sidewalk, patio, or floor with QUIKRETE concrete mixes no matter your skill level.


Acid Stain Application Tips

A video featuring tips on applying a concrete stain and see it being used. This is shown as an acid-stain being applied to both an interior concrete floor as well as an exterior stamped concrete driveway.


The Right Way to Use Concrete Stain

In this article you will learn what the use of a concrete stain can do for the look and feel of your floor. You will also learn the in's and out's of preparation and application of