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Concrete Cancer

Concrete Cancer
What is concrete cancer and how can you avoid or treat it? This is a term that many may not be aware of and the implications it can cause! But just what exactly is concrete cancer? In this blog we are going to explain everything you need to know! Concrete cancer is a serious issue that can affect the structural integrity of a building which can quickly worsen to become dangerous and can lead to buildings being condemned.  Concrete cancer is the breakdown of concrete, which can be caused by a number of factors, including water damage, chemical exposure, and physical impact. If left untreated, can grow at 500% per annum. Concrete cancer can cause serious damage to a building, which can be very expensive to repair.  As steel corrodes, it expands. This expansion puts pressure on the surrounding concrete, causing it to crack and become brittle. As concrete cracks...