Events in the South Daytona Area for the Rest of the Year

South Daytona is an appealing and friendly residential and business community boarding the Halifax River – just below Daytona proper and slightly above Port Orange and Ponce Inlet. It offers plenty of scenic parks, excellent schools and tons of great shopping and dining venues. In short, South Daytona is great place to live, work and play. So let’s talk “play”. …

A Brief History of Ocala and Our Newest Plant Locations

Whether you call it Kingdom of the Sun, Brick City or the Horse Capital of the World, Ocala boasts a history much richer than most… Ok, so how do you earn the nickname “Kingdom of the Sun”? With sunny, mild winters, agriculture thrived in Ocala in the mid-1800s and grew in great proportions due to bountiful tobacco, sugar cane and …

Jacksonville Events for 2019

Jacksonville, Florida is host to a multitude exciting festivals and events every year. Here is some of what you have to look forward to in Jacksonville this year… March is time for the Players’ Championship – one of the most challenging stops on the PGA Tour! Then, tap your toes at the 28th Springing the Blues Festival at the onset …

Why Concrete Is a Greener Material to Use for Building

As Kermit likes to say, “It’s not easy being green.” That’s may be true, unless we are talking about concrete.  Concrete is one of the greenest materials you can use for building because it is exceedingly environmentally friendly in all of its stages and for all of its uses. Ok, let’s talk durability. Concrete structures are long-lasting. They will not …

How to Get Creative with Driveways, Patios and More Using Recycled Concrete

If you are thinking of saving money by using recycled concrete, but you are afraid that your creativity may be limited, think again! There are a variety of ways you can get creative with driveways, patios and more when you are using recycled concrete. Broken concrete has become a trendy, eco-friendly and cost-effective way to create driveways, patios, garden pathways …

Our ACET Recycling Services Locations

ACET Recycling Services provides excavation and grading services, as well as a broad range of demolition and site development services including surveying, land clearing, mass earthwork, underground utility installations, site grading, curbs, gutters, sidewalks, pavement, fencing and landscaping. We are equipped to handle any and all recycling needs and we offer convenient locations throughout the state. ACET Recycling Services plant …

Why Most Pavers Prefer Crushed Stone for Driveways

Paved driveways are meant to provide a long-lasting, weather-resistant, smooth surface for driving and parking. The most important step in creating a driveway or parking lot that can support high volume traffic without cracking or buckling is to start with the proper solid foundation…and that is crushed stone. Most pavers prefer to use crushed stone for the foundation of their …

How Recycling Concrete Can Relieve the Need for Sand Mining

Alright, so we know that concrete recycling is extremely cost-efficient, but let’s talk green. Sand and gravel are mined across the globe and account for the largest amount of solid material extracted from the earth, as well as the highest volume of raw material used after water. That’s some serious sand! Sand and gravel aggregates contribute to 90% of asphalt …

What Happens to Demolished Buildings?

Want to know what happens to demolished buildings? Well, that depends. After a building has been demolished, there could be a costly clean-up and landfill trip. And doesn’t that just seem like a waste of money and our environment? Or, a reputable company such as ACET Recycling could come in and that story would have a much better ending. ACET …