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How to Diagnose Concrete Problems


Diagnosing Concrete Problems While it is easy to determine the properties of the hardened concrete that will be suitable for the intended purpose, great care is required throughout the entire …


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How To: Choosing Safer Hand Tools


Choosing Safer Hand Tools You may not give much thought to the handles on your hand tools, but you should. They are the only physical connection between you and your …



How To: Sealers for Stamped Concrete


Sealers for Stamped Concrete The final step in the installation of stamped concrete is to apply a sealer suitable for exterior exposure conditions. Sealers for stamped Concrete provide several important …


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Removing Efflorescence from Concrete


What is that white substance on your concrete? Usually white in color, efflorescence is a discoloration caused by crystalline deposits of salts on masonary, stucco and concrete surfaces. These deposits …