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Why Schneider?

Since 1993, my team has been designing and installing decorative concrete in Northern Virginia, DC and Maryland.  I bring my experience, engineering education and attention to detail to all projects, from the smallest residential patio to the largest commercial hardscape package.  Our team offers the highest quality of workmanship delivered with exceptional professionalism.

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Todd Schneider, CEO, Schneider Contracting Corporation
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Residential

Decorative concrete for your home offers many advantages over pavers, decking and stone. From consultation to construction, our team will ensure your driveway, walkway, patio or pool deck is beautiful, easy to maintain and built to last.

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Commercial

Our team has a proven track record for delivering commercial decorative concrete projects that actualize an architect’s creative vision. We consult, build and maintain terraces, plazas, building surrounds, and pool decks for businesses of all sizes across the DC metro area.

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It’s concrete. Won’t it crack?

| Todd Schneider

Decorative concrete will absolutely crack! But with rare exceptions, only where we “tell” it to. Simply put, concrete is a mixture of sand, cement and aggregate that is made workable by the addition of water. As the concrete cures and this water hydrates from the concrete, it tends to build up considerable stress. This stress […]

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Does it really look like stone or brick?

Jan 12, 2018

There are many different processes and pattern styles used to replicate these natural materials. Some color and pattern combinations are more effective than others, but the point in using these materials is not so much to fool someone on an up-close inspection, but to provide a more durable surface that is, in the long-term, more […]

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Jan 15, 2018

It’s concrete. Won’t it crack? Read Article »

Jan 12, 2018

I’ve heard that the colors just fade out over time. Is this true? Read Article »

Jan 12, 2018

So why should I use decorative concrete, rather than natural stone or pavers on my project? Read Article »

Oct 09, 2017

I was told that decorative concrete was much cheaper than real stone. Is that true? Read Article »

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