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precast concrete
Smoothstone precast concrete outside of a residential area
The precast concrete market is expected to grow significantly in the next decade. It was valued at $134.68 billion in 2020, and projections put it at $223.97 billion by 2028. What does all of this mean for the home or business owner? Now is the best time to invest in precast concrete. Here’s why. Precast...
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precast concrete being used as a residential wall
Precast concrete has many uses thanks to its remarkable properties – durable, eco-friendly, cost-effective, etc. From building bridges to high-rise buildings, precast concrete is becoming more and more common. Let’s go over some of the uses for precast concrete you will see at America Precast Concrete. Walls and Fences  One of the best and most...
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Residential precast wall recently installed by American Precast Concrete Inc.
Many of our clients are homeowners who want a beautiful, secure enclosure for their home that will last. Our latest project for a Resident from Sebastopol, California, used our CHISELSTONE™ fencing to create a residential wall.  Why Precast Concrete? This homeowner wanted a secure fencing around their home. They were looking for security and privacy...
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a home about to be destroiyed by a fire from a 2021 fire in california that wasn't protected by a precast fence
In the past decades, we have seen a dramatic increase in the number and strength of wildfires. Driven largely by climate change, California has been especially hard hit.  2021 was the worst year so far. In August 2021, California fought its largest single wildfire – the Dixie Fire.  Just how bad was the fire season...
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American precast Fence being built on a slope on a hill
Maybe you want to install a precast concrete fence, but your property isn’t flat. Facing a hillside, you might find yourself wondering: can you install precast concrete on a slope? The short answer is yes. Here’s how. Built to Deal with Ups and Downs If we could only install precast concrete on flat ground, that...
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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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precast concrete fence built by American precast concrete in Pittsburg, California.
At American Precast, we challenge ourselves to reach new heights. On this particular project, we took that challenge literally. In the newly developed area called Alves Ranch, we were commissioned to build a concrete wall around a new development – a 17 ft high wall. One of the tallest walls we have built thus far....
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American precast woodcrete project in sierra sunrise
Sierra Sunrise Senior Apartments in Carmichael, California, is a community providing living units and shared space for those over 55 years of age. The property has a vibrant vegetable and rose garden, a horseshoe pit, and putting green. Because of the beauty of their property, they contacted us at American Precast so they could ensure...
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American Precast project manager drawing a sketch of a precast concrete wall and fence
We get asked all the time what it’s like to work with us. To help answer that question, we sat down with one of our Project Managers. They helped answer our questions about the process American Precast takes to create your ideal precast concrete fence. Question: What are the first steps in planning a construction...
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precast fence next to beautiful plants
At American Precast, we have both precast fences and precast walls. That statement might have you wondering: what’s the difference? Isn’t a barrier just a barrier, regardless of the name? Well, not quite. There are some key differences. The biggest difference is the width. Precast concrete walls are thicker than precast fences. This makes them...
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