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Precast Concrete -Technology used in Large Scale Constructions

Precast Concrete -Technology used in Large Scale Constructions
Efficient, economical and durable, precast concrete offers a wide range of benefits, making it a go-to choice for large-scale construction where efficiency is key. Precast concrete is made by casting concrete in reusable molds or forms in a controlled environment and transported to the construction site to be lifted for use. Owing to its speed and quality, precast concrete helps speed up the construction process; the material is environmental-friendly and requires less manpower. Since traditional insitu concrete or structural steel construction requires multiple trades, consultants and lead times, most companies are moving towards precast concrete. Here are a few benefits you can expect from using precast concrete in your construction projects: Offsite Preparation Facilitates Timely Delivery The strength and quality of concrete are driven by its curing process, with climate control playing a huge role. Offsite preparation in a factory allows the team to control the climate and create ideal...

Concrete Repair – Top 10 Concrete Repair Tips – BSL Group

Concrete Repair – Top 10 Concrete Repair Tips – BSL Group
Concrete deterioration can result from hairline fractures due to wear and tear, seepage, soil settlement issues or improper removal of concrete floors and subfloors due to inexperience in concrete repair. The thumb rule is to patch and seal wide cracks with a patching compound and fix small cracks using concrete caulk or liquid filler. But to determine the best approach, one needs to identify the core reason of the damage and the extent to which it has occurred. Follow along as we share the best concrete repair tips to make your concrete last for a long time. We have also highlighted the tips for professionals to make the most of their concrete repair services: DIY or Professional’s Help This question has always been a topic of discussion and the best answer is to ‘better be safe than sorry’. Contacting a concrete repair specialist to assess if the cracks require availing...