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Curb Cutting: Creating More Inclusive Cities One Curb at a Time

If you don’t know a person who is differently abled, you might not give much thought to moving around a city. However, as millions of Americans know, things that interfere with public access can cause major problems. One of the main culprits in this area is the common street curb. For a differently abled person, [...]

By |2019-12-06T18:33:35+00:00April 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Bright and Reflective Clothing is Essential for Worksites

Every construction company has its own uniform, but ultimately, they all look pretty similar. That is because clothing for worksites is more than just branding: it's about function and safety. As such, jobsites are filled with workers wearing bright and reflective clothing. But why is that? Today, we will go over some of the reasons [...]

By |2019-12-06T21:27:06+00:00March 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Carbon Monoxide: Silent, Odorless and Deadly

While working in a confined, indoor space, a concrete cutter suddenly grows groggy. A short time later, they fall unconscious. Industry professionals who observe this type of scenario should have one immediate thought in mind: carbon monoxide exposure. Every year, over 20,000 Americans seek emergency treatment for exposure to this lethal gas. And every year, [...]

By |2019-11-04T17:03:58+00:00March 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Concrete Driveway Removal: 4 Reasons to Hire a Professional

Are you sick of your concrete driveway? There comes a time when your concrete driveway is too worn and damaged to continue serving its purpose. The cracks and broken pieces make it an eyesore, and it also fails to provide a safe surface for walking and driving. In other cases, you may be planning a [...]

By |2019-12-06T18:36:43+00:00August 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Money-saving Benefits of Core Drilling in Retrofitting

Some people purchase properties because they are seemingly perfect; all they need to do is turn the key, open the door, and move in. But not everyone wants a turn-key space. For some, part of the joy of purchasing a new property is fixing it up and customizing it to fit their vision. The vast [...]

By |2019-12-06T18:31:31+00:00July 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Concrete Saw Blades: Wet Cutting vs. Dry Cutting

When purchasing a concrete saw, you can select one meant for wet cutting or dry cutting. This may lead you to wonder which is the better buy. As it turns out, neither is a better buy than the other. Wet cutting and dry cutting have different applications, and the right saw for you depends on [...]

By |2019-11-04T17:05:11+00:00June 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Important Considerations When Buying Diamond Blades

There is nothing that can get the job done like a diamond blade. As the name suggests, diamond blades have diamonds fixated on the edge of the saw blade and can cut through a wide variety of otherwise incredibly tough material. They can cut anything from concrete to glass, and all types of projects make [...]

By |2019-11-04T17:17:47+00:00May 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

6 Worksite Tools Every Concrete Cutter Should Have

All concrete cutting contractors know they need essential worksite tools and equipment. From high-quality saws to a supply of extra blades and a truck for transporting tools, gear, and concrete debris, most concrete cutters have the basics. However, there are some additional tools every concrete cutter should have. Here’s what you should never be without: [...]

By |2019-11-04T16:59:52+00:00April 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why and When Asbestos Was Used in Concrete

Asbestos is the common name for a group of six, natural rock-forming minerals. Thousands of years ago, humans discovered that these minerals have high resistance to burning, along with a range of other desirable characteristics. Unfortunately, when inhaled, asbestos fibers can trigger severe illness, including cancer and a lung condition called asbestosis. While it may [...]

By |2019-11-04T17:13:28+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

6 Tips for Safe Concrete Core Drilling

Concrete core drilling is a common activity on worksites across the country. On many projects, the people performing this work are trained experts who specialize in the manipulation of concrete and masonry. However, plumbers, electricians and other construction or renovation professionals may also carry out core drilling procedures on a routine or occasional basis. No [...]

By |2019-11-04T16:53:32+00:00February 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|2 Comments
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