Concrete Surfaces March 2015

Safe at Any Speed; Decorative Concrete Repair; DCC WOW! Award Winner


Archived Issues

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Concrete Surfaces Contractor Clinic

Delivered at the beginning of the month, the Concrete Surfaces Contractor Clinic is your briefing on everything happening in the surfaces industry.



  • The Best Way to Save Concrete From Salt

    Two people took the time to answer my question last month about what product or mix would protect a concrete floor from salt damage. Thank you to The Swimming Man and The Concrete Technologist. Do you agree with them?

  • This ain't no April Fool’s prank

    True confessions from Concrete Surfaces’ new editor.

  • 4 Lessons Learned From Polished Concrete Awards

    Many Polished Concrete Award entrants, when talking about the success of their projects, stress that it all comes down to teamwork and communication. Here are my lessons learned from this year’s entries.



  • Creative Material Tech Water Chasing Primer

    No more delaminations or hydrostatic pressure problems with Dyna-Prime Water Chasing Primer N-23. The penetrating primer 100% reactive waterproofing product achieves a vapor barrier and up to 5/8 inch penetration.

  • SikaBit S-60 Self Waterproofing Membrane

    SikaBit S-60 Self Adhering Sheet Waterproofing Membrane is easy to apply to below-grade concrete masonry.

  • Gemite Nano-Gard Sealer

    Nano-Gard 100 clear sealer penetrates concrete slabs and foundation walls to waterproof and protect. It forms hard silicate structures that close pores within concrete, leaving a harder, denser surface.