Steps help us traverse the world, and open up new areas for navigation, but they can be hazardous if you don’t take care in designing them, and choosing the right material for them. Concrete is an obvious choice, as it outperforms its competition in every regard, whether you’re installing steps in a residential estate, a commercial property, or a municipal institution, like a school. We’ve worked with partners in all of these settings – and more – by installing concrete steps, and the safety, aesthetic, and durability benefits we offer through this service are staggering. Read on below to find out more information on these benefits.
Great For Every Space
One of the significant advantages of choosing concrete is that it can be easily molded so that it fits well in any setting. Tailored step construction can be a painstaking process with other materials, and the wait can feel endless. With concrete steps, it’s very streamlined, and the fit is always perfect. This makes it suitable for all sorts of settings – both indoors and outdoors – and is part of the reason you see wide use of the material across the state of Texas and beyond.
We’re full of pride over the durability and hard wearing nature of our concrete stair provisions. Concrete handles heavy loads, walking traffic, and high impacts with total ease, and is more than capable of standing up to any weight and pressure demands that you give it. It won’t bend, break, or crack – unlike other material choices – and it goes without saying that you wouldn’t want to have any doubts about the structural integrity of steps on your property. Needless to say, you also don’t need to worry about the heat or precipitation damaging the steps, as it’s highly weather resistant.
Concrete steps are the outstanding choice for people concerned with the safety of those using them – and obviously, that should be everyone! Concrete is fire resistant, and will slow the spread of a fire during such unfortunate circumstances. This is why you’ll often see concrete stair installations in fire exit stairwells. It’s also very much slip and skid-proof, so the chances of anyone taking a dangerous tumble down the steps is minimal at best. At Midland’s Best Concrete Guys, our chief concern is always the safety of our community, and we believe that concrete steps are a unique way of safeguarding peoples’ safety.
Some people might be concerned that concrete steps are likely to look plain, dull, or boring – but this couldn’t be further from the truth. Stamped concrete is highly flexible in the ways it can look – both in terms of the material, the colors, and the patterns – and so picking concrete can actually bolster the visual appeal of your steps. Choosing stamped concrete has an additional benefit in extra traction as well – making it even safer. We firmly believe in the visual adjustability of concrete, and if you get in touch with us, we can demonstrate to you some the possibilities for your situation.