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The Material Of Choice For Most Paving Contractors

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Concrete is a material that is everywhere but goes unnoticed because we are so accustom to seeing it every day. Parking lots that are paved with concrete have the best long term performance compared to other paving options. Due to its durability, strength and almost nonexistent maintenance requirements, concrete is the best long term, economical pa...
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All About Insulating Concrete Form Systems

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Insulating concrete form systems, also referred to as ICFs, offer some real advantages for builders in our area. These poured-in-place components can be used to create durable and energy-efficient walls for commercial building projects. Consulting with an established Houston foundation contractor can provide you with the guidance needed to incorpor...
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Self-Repairing Concrete: Coming Soon to a Construction Site Near You

Concrete is one of the most versatile materials in the modern construction field. Sustainable and cost-effective, concrete can be imbued with stunning colors to allow its use in a wide range of interior and exterior applications. The development of self-healing concrete by a team of researchers at the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlan...
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How Rebar Concrete Construction Has Evolved

Many construction materials do an excellent job when used in the construction of buildings. Any Houston concrete contractor will tell you that steel-reinforced concrete is an exceptional choice for many types of buildings. The concrete developed by the Romans has lasted for centuries without using rebar, but there were limitations to what they coul...
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When Does Concrete Construction Make The Most Sense?

Steel may be a popular construction material, but many other factors make concrete tilt-up construction a better choice. A Houston concrete contractor knows when to recommend concrete for the kind of building you have in mind. The size of the building is usually the predominant factor. Steel is always the cheapest option for structures measuring un...
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The History and Future of Concrete

Anyone who needs the services of a Houston concrete contractor will likely understand just how important and widespread concrete is to our society and throughout the world. Others may simply overlook concrete until somebody points out just how prevalent it is. The elementary school down the street was likely built with concrete. The hospital just p...
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How To Find A Good Concrete Contractor

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Whether you are planning to put in a new driveway, pave a parking lot, or need a foundation for a new building, the first and most important step in planning the project is to find a good concrete contractor. Dependability and honesty are two essential ingredients in an upstanding contracting business, but you also want to make sure you hire someon...
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What Is Concrete?

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Man discovered that the earth contains valuable substances like iron, nickel and aluminum, but concrete had to be invented. Over time, man learned that if we mixed a certain type of rock and cement (a component of concrete), we have a substance that could be formed and molded to a rock hard consistency when dry. The Difference between Concrete and ...
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Turnkey Construction and Commercial Metal Building Construction in Texas

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Turnkey construction and commercial metal buildings construction constitute a booming industry in Texas, especially given the state's economic prominence, expanding oil-and-gas sector, healthy public and private construction business, and diversified services sector. Commercial Metal Building Applications The Federal Emergency Management Agency def...
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What Services are Provided by a General Contractor?

General contractors are the people who oversee job sites, manage personnel, and work with architects and property owners to ensure that your construction dreams become a reality. They are responsible for day-to-day decisions at the site in addition to communication with the many people involved with the project. These professionals are licensed and...
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Contact Houston-Area KCS Construction Services Today

At KCS Construction Services, we specialize in providing the most advanced and cost-effective solutions to meet the construction needs of our Houston clients. Call us today at 281-304-5885 to schedule a consultation with us.