Some Commonly Used Concrete Slab Designs in New York

Introduction to Concrete Slabs Concrete slabs are a modern building innovation that is being used in most, if not all modern buildings in New York City. Commonly employed in horizontal slabs of steel reinforcement bars of 4 to 20 inches thick, they are used to construct floors, ceilings, and pavings. They are usually supported on…

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What Mistakes Should A Contractor Avoid While Repairing A Sidewalk?

If you have ever stumbled while walking down the neighbourhood, blame it on the sidewalks. Concrete sidewalks are subjected to a lot of physical abrasion because of foot and vehicular traffic. As a result of this, the concrete slabs chip, crumble and undergo structural damage. These damaged sidewalks are not only an eyesore but also…

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What Type Of Foundation Is Ideal For Your House?

If you are planning to build your dream house, you should know which concrete foundation type will hold your house in good stead and protect it from the vagaries of nature. Well, there are several types of concrete foundations, but among all, poured concrete foundation and concrete block foundation are the most popular and preferred…

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Retaining Walls And The Different Materials Used For Their Construction

Introduction To many property owners, retaining walls might come off as something they aren’t aware of or don’t pay much attention to. Retaining walls play a crucial role in protecting our structures from collapsing and natural problems such as soil erosion. Soil collapse is dangerous and can put your home at risk and weaken it…

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Varieties & Benefits of Epoxy Flooring for Commercial Buildings

Epoxy is a substance formed with two main components – hardeners and resins. It serves as a sealant for concrete floors. Epoxy flooring and epoxy coating is an important part of commercial masonry work. The reason as to why epoxy flooring is essential for commercial structures is because floors in nearly all industrial or commercial…

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