I’ve Always Noticed A Black Diamond On My Tape Measure, But Had No Idea Why Until Now
Carpenters must know this, but a whole lot of other people do not.
What is the difference between precast concrete construction vs. traditional construction?
When comparing traditional construction versus precast concrete construction the biggest difference is time; precast construction can save you time on-site. Precast construction typically works heavily with the design team in early stages of the project development, and these efforts up front will save time and money for the overall project schedule in the long run. ... Read more »
OSHA delays enforcement of silica standard for construction
Washington – OSHA is delaying enforcement of its updated standard on worker exposure to crystalline silica in the construction industry.
A Wild Proposal for Domed Houses Made of Inflated Concrete
"Binishells" combine concrete and heavy-duty balloons to create visually stunning, structurally sound, domed domiciles.
Used Rental Equipment Sale, Great Financing & Warranty
Don't miss our Spring Rental Equipment Sale! Get a Great Rate, Free Warranty, PLUS we'll make your first 3 payments! Over 100 used rental machines for sale.
Time of the season: More expert advice on pruning trees
By John Lang The snow may still be falling, but your clients’ trees need care during every season. Pruning during the dormant season, when buds have yet to open and trees are in hibernation, provides numerous benefits. “Applying proper pruning techniques at the correct time of year is an essential component of maintaining urban forests,” […]
40 Amazing and stylish kitchens with concrete countertops
Concrete is a beautiful and very durable material, customizable with a long lifespan, concrete countertops are a perfect application for a stylish kitchen.
Top 10 Reasons to Use Precast Walls
Top 10 reasons to use precast walls for your next project: Precast concrete insulated walls provide energy benefits that can exceed the benefits of mass or insulation used alone in the varying climate conditions we see in the upper Midwest regions. Precast concrete walls act as thermal storage to delay and reduce peak thermal loads.... Read more »
Glowing Garage Doors Turn On the Curb Appeal
Every homeowner in the 116-lot Pennsylvania community has requested the upgraded doors, says Alden Homes.
How to Pour and Finish Concrete
How to Pour and Finish QUIKRETE Concrete: This video shows you the basics of how to pour (place) and finish concrete with QUIKRETE® Concrete mix, Crack Resis...