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What are retaining walls made of?

mar 3, 2016

In general, retaining walls are relatively simple structures. The simplest of them can be built from ordinary branches, wooden boards or logs and...

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What type of concrete slabs can be used for façades?

lut 22, 2016

Concrete slabs that will be used to cover façades need to meet a few criteria. First and foremost, they have to be lightweight. The reason is...

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Will architectural concrete be right for the bathroom?

lut 22, 2016

Bathroom designs using architectural concrete are becoming more and more popular. It is a tough material, significantly more lightweight than...

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What should you choose, GMC or TRC?

lut 9, 2016

The fundamental difference between GMC and TRC is the use of zirconium glass fibre in them. GMC (glass fibre modified concrete, GFRC in American...

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With or without admixtures – which concrete should you choose?

sty 25, 2016

For decades now concrete is the most popular construction material – however, as reported by the Journal of Environmental Engineering, its...

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What are GMC and TRC?

sty 25, 2016

GMC and TRC are two names for with glass fibre-reinforced composite. GMC, i.e. “glass fibre modified concrete”, is – as indicated by its very...

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How to accelerate the readiness of subsoil for laying concrete floors?

sty 5, 2016

Deciding on constructing floors on soil, we should prepare a very thorough design, since it is a barrier that is constantly exposed to the presence...

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Is there such a thing as ecological concrete? Would concrete without admixtures be more ecological?

gru 28, 2015

The question of the ecology of concrete, raised more and more often within the construction industry, is much more complex than it would appear at...

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What do you paint concrete with?

gru 8, 2015

There are a few types of paint for concrete. The most popular of them are epoxy, acrylic, silicone acrylic and urethane-alkyd paints. Epoxy paints...

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How to properly care for fresh concrete?

gru 8, 2015

Proper concrete care is just as important for its life and general properties as proper composition, laying and vibrating. That is why if you plan on...

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