Category Archives: Concrete Repair

Do Concrete Floors and Sheep Have Anything in Common?

[caption id="attachment_2785" align="alignleft" width="300"] A respirable floor coating allows a concrete floor to move moisture through the concrete to the surface without affecting the coating.[/caption] Do sheep and concrete floors have anything in common? Well, probably not on face value. But think about sheep for a moment. They are covered in wool. Wool is a…
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Staging Materials for a Job

Staging Materials for a Job Sometimes we forget about the amount of work that goes on just to get ready for a job we have contracted to do. The job could be an industrial flooring installation, concrete floor repair, or it could be a specialized industrial cleaning job. But regardless of the job, it starts…
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Shotblasting to Correct the Surface Dusting of Concrete

Most people probably have an inate belief that concrete, being the hard, stone-like material that they see, is free from all problems. Concrete is an excellent building material, but it's not perfect. The good news is that problems with concrete are avoidable, or at least can usually be fixed. [caption id="attachment_2680" align="alignleft" width="150"] Laitance or the…
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When Concrete May Not be the Best Choice

Concrete construction has been around since about 1200-1400 B.C. It is one of the most durable man-made building materials used around the world. The Romans used it and even today, the concrete dome of the Pantheon in Rome still exists. Concrete seems like it can last almost forever. To get rid of it requires concrete saws, demolition hammers,…
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