8 Household Projects To Tackle Before Winter Arrives
8 Household Projects to Tackle before Winter Arrives

8 Household Projects to Tackle before Winter Arrives

Winter weather can take a toll on your home. Make sure your home is ready for this upcoming season by completing these tasks.

For all of your home improvement projects that require professional help and attention, make sure to contact RGS Contracting, your Eugene, Oregon general and concrete contractors.

Exterior Concrete Care And Maintenance
Exterior Concrete Care and Maintenance

Exterior Concrete Care and Maintenance

Concrete is low-maintenance and extremely durable which is why it is such a popular choice for exterior spaces such as garage floors, patios and driveways. However, concrete is not completely maintenance-free, and there are steps that you can take to keep your exterior concrete in pristine condition and extend its lifespan for as long as possible.

Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101
Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101

Curb Appeal: Hardscaping 101

Most of us are pretty familiar with the term “landscaping,” and hardscaping has many of the same concepts. One of the biggest differences is the materials used to create the desired effect. While landscaping typically uses plant-based materials, hardscaping uses hard wearing materials such as concrete, wood and stone. Projects such as driveways, walkways, retaining walls and stairways can all be examples of hardscaping. Hardscaping adds texture and curb appeal to any outdoor space and the possibilities are endless. Not to mention in a wet climate like Eugene, Oregon, materials like concrete are great to fight against the rain.