Business / Construction / Concrete: The mixture of Portland cement, sand, gravel, and water. Used to make garage and basement floors, sidewalks, patios, foundation walls, etc. It is commonly reinforced with steel rods (rebar) or wire screening (mesh).

Other Words for Concrete

Concrete Adjective Synonyms: real, actual, literal, realistic, authentic, valid, genuine, bona fide, reliable, specific, particular, definite, definitive, clear-cut, material, physical, tangible, substantial

Concrete board

Business / Construction / Concrete board : A panel made out of concrete and fiberglass usually used as a tile backing material. MORE

Concrete block

Business / Construction / Concrete block : A hollow concrete 'brick' often 8' x 8' x 16' in size. MORE

Concrete Diction - Concrete Imagery

Entertainment / Literature / Concrete Diction - Concrete Imagery: Language that describes qualities that can be perceived with the five senses as opposed to using abstract or generalized language. For instance, calling a fruit 'pleasant' or 'good' is abstract, while MORE

Faced Concrete

Business / Construction / Faced Concrete: To finish the front and all vertical sides of a concrete porch, step(s), or patio. Normally the 'face' is broom finished. MORE

Slab, Concrete

Business / Construction / Slab, Concrete: Concrete pavement, i.e. Driveways, garages, and basement floors. MORE

Yard Of Concrete

Business / Construction / Yard Of Concrete: One cubic yard of concrete is 3' X 3' X 3' in volume, or 27 cubic feet. One cubic yard of concrete will pour 80 square feet of 3 ??' sidewalk or basement/garage floor. MORE