Concrete Caulking Cracks and Joints in Wichita KS
Cleaning and sealing your concrete are important for the surface beauty and longevity of your driveway and sidewalks, but caulking the cracks and joints in your concrete is just as important for another reason. The prime destructive power over concrete is water. Allowing that water to get under your concrete slabs will greatly reduce the life of your slabs, and more importantly, cause your slabs to shift around creating trip hazards and other dangerous scenarios.
Caulking your concrete cracks and joints is the best way to keep water from getting under your slabs. A-1 Concrete Leveling Wichita offers complete concrete joint and crack caulking services. We use a high-quality, self-leveling caulk that won't shrink and is flexible enough that it will remain in place even if the concrete does happen to shift around.
Caulking Concrete Cracks and Expansion Joints
Stopping water from flowing under your concrete is probably the most important thing you can do to keep your driveway from sinking and becoming out of level. Caulking the joints and cracks is the best way to stop this from happening. A-1 Concrete Wichita offers complete concrete caulking services.
Even expansion joints in your concrete driveway should be caulked. They can be the biggest culprit of water under your slabs.
Notice how the caulking is slightly lower than the concrete slab around it. This protects the caulk from wear and tear of people walking and driving over it.
Concrete Crack Caulking in Wichita, KS
Stopping weeds and grass from growing between cracks and expansion joints is an important goal of caulking. Not only are weeds and grass ugly, they can cause damage to the concrete as their roots dig into the pores of the concrete and cause it to deteriorate.
High-powered pressure washing is a great way to remove weeds and grass from cracks before caulking.
Once the crack is clean and dry, a high-quality caulk is used to seal the crack against future plant growth.
Why Use A-1 Concrete Wichita to Caulk your Concrete Cracks & Joints
- Hiring A-1 will mean the caulking will be done right the first time
- We use only the best caulk assuring the caulk will last for years to come
- Caulk will be the finishing touches to a complete concrete repair solution (don't level your concrete, and then leave a last, key step undone)
- Locally Owned and Operated
- Supported by our National A-1 Franchise Network
- A-1 Wichita is a fully insured contractor
FEATURED TEAM MEMBER
As Operations Manager at A-1 Wichita, John knows everything about everything when it comes to concrete leveling. He's also often found around town doing estimates and helping homeowners understand the best options for fixing the concrete around their house. John is a former Marine and has been with A-1 since 2017.
This company is the best! We had a rather complex problem of a sidewalk immediately next to a retaining wall on one side, and a concrete slab garage on the other side. They were able to raise and angle the sidewalk for water drainage in less than a day! On time, on budget, and a pleasant crew.