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Are Concrete Cracks a Cause for Concern?

Concrete is a material known for its strength and durability. However, everyone also knows that concrete cracks. In this blog post, we will explore the different causes of cracking in concrete and whether your contractor can do anything to prevent them. Are there really different types of concrete cracks? Yes! And identifying them can help […]

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Colorado Hardscapes’ 2022 Year Review

As we close out 2022, now is the perfect time to reflect on and celebrate the accomplishments of this year.  From completing many large-scale pool projects to expanding our workforce by 53%, we have achieved many successes and have grown as a team. Additionally, this year we received several prestigious awards. At this year’s DCC […]

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What’s The Best Snowmelt System for Concrete?

When the weather outside is frightful, a snowmelt system is so delightful!  Installing a Snowmelt System in concrete driveways and plazas is a convenient method for snow removal. It’s also a great way to keep your concrete looking nice in the long run compared to other snow removal methods. In this blog post, we will […]

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Sandscape Refined; Sand Finish Concrete 2.0

Sandscape® refined flatwork next to fire pit

Sandscape Refined is one of the most high-end decorative concrete products you can come by. It takes the grip and walkability we all love about Sandscape and enhances its aesthetic and ecological value.  Why Everyone Likes Sandscape Refined:  More Colors By excluding warm-colored, local sands and replacing them with neutral silica sand, pigments in color […]

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Colorado Hardscapes’ 2021 Year Review

USAFA Air Gardens overhead shot of memorial, pools, and flatwork done by Colorado Hardscapes 2021.

As we look back on 2021, we see many opportunities to be thankful. This year, we celebrated 75 years in our industry and made significant milestones in our pool division. We were named contractor of the year by ASLA, were granted a bronze AGC ACE award, and got to be a part of many, one-of-a-kind […]

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Broom Finish vs Sandscape® Concrete; Which is better?

Exterior amphitheater with broom finished flatwork

Over the past decade, Broom Finish and Sandscape® (Sand Finish) Concrete have been our two most desired concrete finishes. So, what is the difference between the two, and how do you figure out which option is the best for you? Before anything else, let’s define each one. What is Broom Finish Concrete?: Broom Finish concrete […]

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What Did 2020 Look Like at Colorado Hardscapes?

It goes without saying that 2020 has been a strange year to navigate. Despite the obstacles, we are thankful for everything that went well; some of which include, expanding into our new Swimming Pools Division, developing new Rammed Earth projects, and the tenacity of our employees.  We would also like to thank all of our […]

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