How My Humorous Wife Compared Getting Our New Concrete Driveway with Getting a New Dress

Our house has been holding up well through many New York winters. We are right here in the part of the country where it can be freezing cold and snowing one day and feel like a spring thaw the next. Summers are nice and warm with average rain, but the crazy winter weather of freeze and thaw can wreck concrete. Our driveway was its latest victim. It was cracked, crumbling and heaving. We called a concrete contractor in Nassau County, NY to come out and take a look at what it would take to make a driveway that would be strong to endure our New York weather.

The contractor pulled up a broken piece of the slab to see what was underneath. Continue reading