If you are a homeowner looking to do some home improvement, you may be considering the uses that concrete has. Perhaps you are considering different ways that you can use concrete for your home projects. It is certainly a versatile and convenient construction material. However, before you jump into using it, you must first understand what it is. In this video, you will learn all about stone aggregates, a key ingredient in concrete.
Stone aggregates come in different sizes, ranging from as fine as sand to much larger like whole stones or rocks. Concrete is a formation of these aggregate particles bound together by water.
Over time, the mixture becomes hard and durable, the concrete you might be familiar with. What we know as the mixture that holds concrete together is cement. The video will explain to you how both of these construction materials are made, as well as other things you need to know.