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Why Choose Concrete for Garage Construction

Modern concrete garages are a brilliant option to add to a home due to the material’s strong and durable properties. Many homeowners do not realise how durable concrete is, however with buildings such as the Roman Colosseum being made of the material and still...

Troubleshooting 5 Common Decorative Concrete Sealer Problems

Know why decorative concrete sealer issues occur so you can prevent them on your stamping, staining and other decorative concrete projects. Concrete sealer problems and the associated call-backs are one of the largest sources of frustration for decorative concrete...

Stiffer Roadways could Improve Truck Fuel Efficiency

STUDY Stiffer Roadways could Improve Truck Fuel Efficiency   Study finds simple changes in road resurfacing practices could improve gas mileage for heavy vehicles and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Every time you hear a deep rumble and feel your house shake when a...

PODCAST: Global Construction Leadership During Coronaviru

Two company leaders from the U.S. and Australia discuss specific ways they’re using safety data and technology to lead their teams through the pandemic safely — and come out the other side stronger. Tune in for a worldwide perspective as HammerTech's Brad...

Colours, Cost & Maintenance for Cement Roof Tiles

What profiles are available? The products from most manufacturers look very similar in size and shapes and colours considering concrete roof tiles are available in three basic profiles: mission S-tiles (or "Spanish S"), villa tiles (low-profile tiles with a double-S...

8 Steps to Prepare Construction Sites for Hurricane Threats

Atlantic hurricane season begins on June 1, which means that it's time, once again, for contractors to start thinking about how to keep their construction sites secure in case of a hurricane, tropical storm or even a tropical depression. Although hurricanes like...

Construction Industry is Like ‘A Rocket About to Take Off’

This article is part of a series of conversations that Construction Dive reporters and editors are having with industry leaders about the effect that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on their firms and their markets. To add your voice to the discussion, email us here....