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Concrete Slab Problems and Defects

In today’s challenging work environment, the condition of a given facility’s concrete slabs can be easily overlooked by busy operations managers. Yet, each existing and newly poured concrete slab plays a critical role in the proper functioning and safety of any modern edifice. Whether on-grade or suspended, properly functioning concrete slabs help to stabilize structures, […]

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Why Acid Etching Is No Longer Recommended as a Concrete Prep Method

The longevity of a coating partly depends on how well it adheres to the surface of the concrete. The best adhesion requires a clean floor, free of laitance and contaminants. Laitance is a weak, milky accumulation of fine particles of cement dust, lime and sand fines on the surface of fresh concrete, usually caused by […]

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