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benefits of precast concrete
precast fence that resembles concrete or brick walls
When researching precast concrete walls, you probably will come across another option – hollow blocks. This might lead you to the question: What is the difference between precast concrete and hollow blocks? In this blog post, we will be going over the two options and the differences between them. Precast Concrete is Solid, and Hollow...
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precast concrete next to some green irisis in someone's lawn
When designing a long-term fence, you want to get it right the first time. After all, if you are planning a fence that will last 20+ years, you don’t want to install something you will hate for all 20+ years. Here’s why precast concrete is the best long-term fencing solution. Low Maintenance When you install...
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construction workers installing precast concrete for a commercial project
Precast concrete fencing may be a big part of the precast concrete industry, but it certainly isn’t the only part. Precast concrete has all sorts of uses. Here are 10 reasons why you should use precast concrete for your next construction project. 1. Designed to Handle Heavy Loads Precast concrete performs better than traditional concrete....
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precast concrete slabs ready to be installed outside of someone's home
When you are planning to put a lot of money into a house or business project, you want it to pay off in the long run. If you sell the property, you don’t want that project to decrease the amount you get for the property. Is precast concrete worth the cost? Absolutely. Let’s look at...
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Wooden fence ruined by winter so the homeowner is installing a new precast fence
As summer turns to fall, we know that winter is just around the corner. Summer heat and sun can do a number on fencing – from sun bleaching to general wear and tear. But winter is the most brutal season on fences. Here’s how winter can ruin your fences.  Moisture Means Damage Winter brings snow...
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Precast concrete retaining wall put up by American Precast in Sunnyvale, CA.
The Pastoria Project Sunnyvale Apartments in Sunnyvale, California, is an apartment building that was looking to add a wall to their property. They needed a retaining wall that could double as a privacy wall. We helped them select the perfect precast concrete style that met all of their needs – form, and function. Why Precast...
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woodcrete as a fence in a residential area
The use of wood fencing started when trees were plentiful and other options – like concrete or metal – weren’t available to us. Now, the price of lumber has skyrocketed, and wood isn’t looking so great anymore. Is wood still the best option for fencing, or are there better options out there? Is it Sustainable?...
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Precast Concrete Fence vs. Vinyl & Composite Fences
There are many options when it comes to fencing, and it can all get a bit confusing. To help you understand your options, let’s go over the differences between precast concrete fencing and another popular option: composite and vinyl fencing. What is Vinyl and Composite Fencing? Composite fencing is made of a combination of recycled...
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Nosy neighbor peeping over wood fence before neighbors replace it with a tall security precast fence
Our homes should be private oases that we can use to retreat from the world. In a perfect world, we would live in neighborhoods with generous spacing in between houses. In reality, most of us have neighbors that can sometimes feel too close for comfort—interested in some easy ways to increase the privacy of your...
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