A concrete apron is a wonderful addition to any home. Let our experienced Minneapolis/St. Paul concrete contractors install a new or replacement concrete garage apron today. There are several benefits to this driveway addition. First, concrete is the most durable driveway paving material available. Asphalt will not stand up as well to our harsh Minnesota Winters, only concrete can provide years of reliability. A concrete apron will also provide protection to your foundation from salt and water damage. A new apron will not only increase the curb appeal of your home, but will add value to your property.
A new or replacement concrete garage apron is a wonderful addition to any home. A garage apron is the concrete section spanning from the front of your garage floor out to the driveway. If there is damage on your asphalt where it comes in contact with your garage, then a concrete apron is the perfect solution for you. Let our experienced Minneapolis/St. Paul concrete contractors cut out the damaged area and replace it with a new concrete apron.
Benefits Of Installing A Concrete Garage Apron
There are several benefits to installing a concrete apron at your home. A new or replacement apron can provide protection to your foundation wall that sits under the front of your garage floor, increase curb appeal and boost the value of your home.
Preventing Damage to Your Foundation: Once damage to your existing concrete or asphalt apron has occurred, your foundation is left vulnerable to damage from water and salt. Installing a concrete apron will provide years of protection for your foundation while providing a smooth transition in and out of your garage for vehicles and equipment.
Provide a Smooth Transition: On top of providing protection to your foundation this driveway addition will also provide you a smooth transition as you drive vehicles and equipment in and out of your garage.
Increase Curb Appeal: Installing a new, clean concrete apron will dramatically increase your homes curb appeal.
Increase Property Value: Any new concrete addition to your home will increase your property value. A new concrete driveway or apron is one of the most functional and valuable updates you can do to your home.
Getting a Written Estimate
Every property is unique and will require an onsite evaluation to determine the scope of work. From this site visit, our estimator will be able to provide you with a detailed, written proposal outlining the work that will be performed, the materials that will be used and an estimated cost for your project. There are several things that go into our written proposals including how much existing concrete and/or asphalt must be removed, how much fill and class 5 is needed, the total square footage, the type of concrete mixture needed and the location of the property.
Concrete aprons should be at least three feet deep to properly protect your foundation wall under your garage floor. If your sidewalk extends to meet your driveway we will pour the concrete apron to expand out to the far edge of the sidewalk. This will be ascetically pleasing and will add to the curb appeal to your home.