May 2021

Hot Weather Concreting

19 May 2021, Posted by F.A. in Concrete Forms Tips

Construction professionals who work with concrete know that environmental factors can impact concrete properties and the construction operations of mixing, transporting, and placing the concrete materials. One of the factors that heavily impacts this can be hot weather conditions. Understanding how heat, humidity, and even…

Large Aggregate in Concrete

12 May 2021, Posted by F.A. in Tips

When concrete is being mixed, the majority of the volume in the final mixture will be made up of a structural filler called aggregates. These aggregates are what cement paste coats and ultimately binds together, making it an important part of any concrete project. Before…

When Can You Remove Formwork on Columns and Walls?

05 May 2021, Posted by F.A. in Concrete Forms

For any project involving concrete, formwork is a crucial step in the process. The formwork holds any concrete structures in place until it has fully set and can be stable on its own. This is especially critical in walls and columns that will need to…