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How durable are pre-made concrete steps?

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Pre-cast or pre-made concrete steps are very durable. This is because they are made in a factory setting, where there is a controlled environment for the entire casting and curing process. Another advantage of pre-made concrete steps are that they are expertly designed without cracks, which makes them more resistant to water seepage.

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Some other advantages of pre-cast concrete steps are that they are economical, have a consistent appearance, and it takes very little time to install these steps.

The other type of concrete steps available for installing in a home are poured on site steps. When compared to pre-cast steps, poured steps can be sturdier than pre-cast steps, which are hollow and lighter. However, the installation time for poured steps is longer and pouring them requires dry weather conditions.

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