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Epoxy Over Concrete Floor Project in Bentonville Arkansas

Epoxy Over Concrete Floor Project in Bentonville Arkansas

We recently completed a 1,000 square foot floor remodel in a home in Bentonville, Arkansas. The closet (Pictured Right) was in pretty bad shape and the homeowner wanted to do something that was going to stand out for years to come. Her previous floor not only had problems with scuffing and scratching, but there were several

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Glossary: L

Glossary: L

L Laitance – A thin layer of fine, loosely bonded particles on the surface of fresh concrete, caused by the upward movement of water. Laitance must be removed before application of a decorative coating or topping.

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What are the most common tests for fresh concrete?

Slump , air content, unit weight and compressive strength tests are the most common tests. Slump is a measure of consistency, or relative ability of the concrete to flow. If the concrete can’t flow because the consistency or slump is too low, there are potential problems with proper consolidation. If the concrete won’t stop flowing

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Is There A Standard Application Rate For Fibermesh Fiber Reinforced Concrete?

As with other concrete constituents and reinforcement, Fibermesh fibers’ standard application rate is based on a percent by volume. Fibermesh synthetic fibers’ most proven and typical application rate is one tenth of one percent by volume (or 1 pound per cubic yard). Novomesh e3 is used at the standard application rate of (1) 24lb bag per cubic

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What is the difference between cement and concrete?

What’s the difference between cement and concrete? Aren’t they the same thing? The short answer is no! Although the terms cement and concrete often are used interchangeably, cement is actually an ingredient of concrete. Concrete is basically a mixture of aggregates and paste. The aggregates are sand and gravel or crushed stone; the paste is

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Harmon Concrete proudly services Tulsa, Oklahoma, Muskogee, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, Bentonville, Arkansas, Rogers, Arkansas, Siloam Springs, Arkansas, Eureka Springs, Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas, Harrison, Arkansas, Branson, Missouri, Springfield, Missouri, Joplin, Missouri, Neosho, Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri, Jefferson City, Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, Wichita, Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas, Dallas, Texas, Fort Worth, Texas, Houston, Texas and the entire Central United States of America.

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