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sealer

What concrete sealer is suitable for your customer and their budget?

AUGUST 14, 2017

As we’ve discussed before concrete sealers are a small investment when you consider the time and money that you can waste by having to re-lay or repair surfaces ...

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spray

The importance of selecting the correct sealer for both indoors & outdoors.

MAY 3, 2017

Concrete sealers are a small investment when you consider the time and money that you can waste by having to re-lay or repair surfaces due to inadequate protection ...

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moisture meters

Why should you moisture test your concrete?

FEBRUARY 23, 2015

According to the Building Services Authority, 85% of flooring failures are due to the presence of moisture in the concrete from hydro-static pressure or green concrete ...

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water

What are the two main types of waterproofing?

DECEMBER 19, 2016

We know that moisture in concrete is a problem with 85% of flooring failures are due to the presence of moisture in the concrete from hydro-static pressure or green concrete ...

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satellite

Before investing in your next concrete grinder make sure you know what you require ...

DECEMBER 2, 2015

When buying a concrete grinder, it’s important to make sure you purchase the right equipment to suit the type of work you do ...

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polivacs

3 things to consider when selecting a floor sander or burnisher ...

NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Many retail, warehouse and office facilities are opting for exposed concrete floors; even homeowners are catching on to the appeal ...

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dust equipment

3 things to consider when selecting dust extraction equipment ...

NOVEMBER 14, 2016

Dust extraction and prevention is vital when you’re grinding concrete. Without the right equipment ...

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grinders

How much should you invest in your concrete grinder?

OCTOBER 26, 2014

Be very careful here!!! Don’t go for the cheaper option to save money now only to lose it on each job by not having the best equipment to get the job done quickly ...

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diamond tools

A guide to diamond tool selection ...

MAY 14, 2009

Selecting the right diamond tooling is the most important decision when beginning a diamond grinding project ...

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concrete grinders

Consider project size, speed and machine portability when purchasing your concrete grinder ...

OCTOBER 4, 2014

When buying a concrete grinder, it’s important to make sure you purchase the right equipment to suit your needs ...

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soft concrete

What diamonds should I use to grind soft concrete?

SEPTEMBER 29, 2016

Grinding Soft concrete requires ‘hard bond’ discs that resist the metal matrix being eroded away. The sandy, gritty, abrasive dust will erode many discs abnormally fast, ...

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hard concrete

What diamonds should I use to grind hard concrete?

SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

As the dust from hard concrete is soft and un-abrasive the metal MATRIX that the segment is made of needs to be ‘soft bond’ and easily eroded to expose the diamonds ...

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5 myths

The 5 myths of diamond tooling ...

SEPTEMBER 11, 2016

Selecting the right diamond tooling is the most important decision when beginning a diamond grinding project. Often people are mistaken as to what they need to consider ...

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grinding

What is hard & soft concrete and why does it affect grinding?

AUGUST 27, 2016

When discussing how hard or soft concrete is to grind, many people confuse HARDNESS and STRENGTH. Strength is measured in MPa and is a measure of compressive strength ...

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surface prep

Choosing the right concrete preparation method ...

AUGUST 08, 2017

There are dozens of ways to treat a concrete floor. Each has its pros and cons, and choosing one that’s best for your needs depends on understanding what each method entails ...

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epoxy floor

Water based epoxy floor paint is the latest innovation in concrete coatings ...

JUNE 29, 2016

We are excited to bring you a new solvent free, water based epoxy floor coating product called SureFloor Enviropox, the latest innovation in concrete coatings...

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floor prep

12 Top grinding tips ...

JUNE 17, 2014

The top 12 concrete grinding tips to give you the best possible results...

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man grinding

A guide to concrete grinding ...

SEP 24, 2012

Your cup wheel diamond segment bond needs to match the concrete hardness. The confusing thing is that soft bonds are for hard concrete and hard bonds are for soft concrete. Sounds crazy, but this is the explanation...

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polished concrete

A guide to polishing concrete ...

JAN 11, 2011

This is a GUIDE to the normal procedure involved in polishing concrete, including exposed aggregate concrete surfaces and using polished concrete tools. The procedure is virtually...

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room grinding

How to remove coatings with a concrete grinder ...

MAY 10, 2010

Do you realise that thin coatings on hard concrete can be the most difficult to remove? Did you know that most epoxies contain fine powdered sands and are not always...

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vinyl floor

How to fix moisture related issues ...

FEBRUARY 12, 2010

According to the Building Services Authority, 85% of flooring failures are due to the presence of moisture in the concrete from hydro-static pressure or green concrete. It is a common myth that concrete is dry as soon as it can be walked on...

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hand grinder

Avoid concrete grinder burnout ...

AUG 28, 2009

If you are using an angle grinder on difficult, sticky floors and it is slowing down so much that you smell the motor burning do not stop the grinder...

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