It is pretty much a given that if you have high traffic areas on the exterior of your home, they will eventually become bare, dirty and muddy. These areas that are constantly used won’t grow grass, but you can eliminate the mud and create a more attractive area décor by pouring a concrete pad.
Construction has seen a lot of changes over the years, but one of the most celebrated still involves ICF. Since the 70s, insulated concrete forms – concrete formworks that were first developed shortly after WW1 – have been used in domestic and commercial projects. And today, they are still popular among contractors and governments because of the advantages that they offer.
What exactly are these advantages? And what can you look forward to if you opt to build with ICF? Consider the following.