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Glossary: S

Glossary: S

S Sacrificial Coating – A final floor finish or wax designed to protect the sealer or topcoat from wear. Usually applied by mop or floor buffer in several coats to act as a shock absorber to scuffs, scratches, and grime. Salt Finish – A textured, decorative finish obtained by broadcasting rock salt onto fresh concrete

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Glossary: R

Glossary: R

R Raveling – The dislodging of aggregate at the edges of jointsor scored patterns in concrete, generally caused by sawcutting joints too soon after concrete placement. Ready-Mixed Concrete – Concrete thats batched or mixed at a central plant before delivery to the job site for placement. Rebar (or reinforcing bars) – Ribbed steel bars installed

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Why Does Concrete Crack?

Why Does Concrete Crack?

One of the most common questions we get about concrete, is “Why does concrete crack?” This is by far the most popular question in the history of concrete! Concrete, like all other materials, will slightly change in volume when it dries out. In typical concrete, this change amounts to about 500 millionths. Translated into dimensions-this

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Preparing For A Concrete Driveway

When the basic concrete driveway design has been decided, the next step is site preparation. As an example, let’s assume that an existing asphalt driveway is being replaced with a traditional, broom-textured concrete driveway. In brief, this is how a typical site preparation works. The existing thin layer of asphalt is easily removed with a fork-lift truck (or

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