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About Ernst Concrete

The people at Ernst really know concrete. After all, we have been mixing and delivering concrete since 1946 when Pete Ernst started a gravel and ready mixed concrete business in Houston, Ohio.

Today, Ernst Concrete is a third-generation, family-owned business and you can still count on the same good old-fashioned personal service from the experienced staff at Ernst.

Ernst offers ready-mixed concrete and concrete pumping service for residential, commercial, industrial, and government projects in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, and Georgia. Because Ernst also sells a variety of concrete products, Ernst is the first and only place you need to go for all of your concrete needs.

Our Philosophy

At Ernst, we understand that when you “Go with Green,” you are putting your trust in us that we will help make your job a success. We are committed to being the most trusted supplier of quality ready-mix concrete, concrete products, and related services. Our goal is to build loyal and long-term relationships with customers and employees by operating with integrity, teamwork, and a dedication to excellence. Our dedication to these principles are demonstrated every day by our knowledgeable and friendly staff, dependable on-time delivery, consistent quality concrete, and prompt customer service.

Our People

Our people are what make the difference. They have hundreds of combined years experience in making, scheduling, and delivering concrete. You benefit from our knowledge, skills and unmatched understanding of the challenges you face in your construction projects. At our plants, our quality control professionals ensure that your concrete order meets your exact specifications. You can count on reliable scheduling thanks to our experienced dispatchers and state-of-the-art computer scheduling system and GPS tracking. On the streets, our experienced drivers know their trucks and how to maneuver them safely on the most challenging job sites. What’s more, they know concrete and they are well trained on issues such as slump and how to effectively place the concrete to help the customer get the job done right.

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Square or Rectangle Concrete Slab

A concrete slab is commonly used as a base element in modern buildings. Often those slabs have steel reinforcement. Commonly, concrete slabs are between 4 and 20 inches thick and are used for a purpose of floor and ceiling construction. Thinner slabs can be used for exterior paving. Before any pour you need to know how much concrete will be needed. Please use the calculator below to give you some estimate of the concrete amount.
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Concrete Footing

A concrete footing is used as a foundation for outdoor structures such as houses, decks or porches. Width of the footings depends upon the type of the soil.

A common width of 16 to 20 inches can be used to support a mid range house built on the typical soil. Please refer to your design requirements to get exact measurements.
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Concrete Wall

The difference between a concrete footing and a concrete wall is in measurements. Concrete wall usually has height and length measured in feet while wall thickness is measured in inches. Use the calculator below to help you estimate the amount of concrete needed for the wall you are working on.
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Concrete Column

Concrete column can be used as a base for poles and other structures. If you are making a concrete column you would have to know the diameter of the column and the height of it.
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Curb and Gutter Barrier

To calculate a barrier curb and gutter volume please have these measurements ready: length (feet), flag thickness (inches), gutter width (inches) and curb height (inches) – see picture below.
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Stairs Calculator

To calculate a volume of steps you would need the following measurements: number of stairs, tread (inches), riser (inches), width (feet).
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