Concrete flooring works in a variety of spaces in the home. It is durable and elegant, and can usually withstand the most challenging and rigorous environments—such as a house full of children and pets. If you have concrete steps in your indoor or outdoor area, you may encounter circumstances in which it is best to replace them.
Even concrete steps are subject to the natural forces of wear and tear. Like every other material thing, they will begin to weaken and degrade at a certain point. If you see cracks, chipping or pieces missing in your concrete flooring, then you may have a serious problem. These issues can be made even worse if you have not sealed your concrete. In many instances, you will not have the option of repairing the steps. You will need to replace them.
Here are some indications that it may be time for new concrete steps: