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Concrete Utilization For Flood Safety

Posted by on Dec 31, 2019 in Blog | 0 comments

Concrete Utilization For Flood Safety

Flooding is one of the top natural disasters that cause property damage across the country. Despite this danger, many people build homes and businesses in floodplains and other areas prone to flooding. Whether your new construction site is built in a floodplain or you have existing buildings prone to flooding, using flood-resilient construction materials can help reduce the impact of direct and prolonged contact with destructive water as well as avoid significant damage. Flood-Resilient Construction Floodplains are areas that may be impacted by both hydrostatic pressure caused by standing...

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High Early Concrete Uses and Safety

Posted by on Nov 30, 2019 in Blog | 0 comments

High Early Concrete Uses and Safety

High early strength concrete is designed to cure quickly, making it ideal for applications where fast setting is required. High early concrete uses include pavement repairs, heavy equipment foundations, and new construction of high-load columns. Best Concrete Mix Corp. has experienced staff on hand to answer your questions about this type of concrete, and our Flushing, New York, production facilities produce high early concrete as well as a variety of mixes and strengths on site.  Understanding High Early Concrete High early concrete is made with high early strength...

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Self-Consolidating Concrete: Benefits and Applications

Posted by on Oct 31, 2019 in Blog | 0 comments

Self-Consolidating Concrete: Benefits and Applications

Self-consolidating concrete (SCC), also known as self-compacting concrete, is a type of building material that flows and spreads into place and fills the form it’s going into easily without added mechanical vibration for successful placement and curing. There are many practical applications and benefits to using self-consolidating concrete, and at Best Concrete Mix Corp., we can help you decide if it’s a suitable type for your project.  History Of Self-Consolidating Concrete SCC first originated in Japan in the mid-1980s at a time when skilled labor was in short...

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Signs Of Sub-Par Concrete

Posted by on Aug 31, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Signs Of Sub-Par Concrete

Whether you need to pour a concrete slab for a parking area, piers or a full basement, it’s important that the concrete from your supplier is made of quality materials and is rated for the project. Read up on how to spot the signs of sub-par concrete and what some of the quality tests are that are typically performed before the material is brought on site to ensure its integrity. Concrete Problems Spalling Spalling happens when water enters concrete and forces the surface to either peel, pop out or flake. It happens because of moisture and sometimes salt as well. Eventually, it can cause...

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Best Concrete Mix Corp.

Posted by on Aug 12, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Best Concrete Mix Corp.

We have been serving the NYC area for over 27 years. Count on us for ready mix concrete. Our experience and customer service method is second to none. Call Now!

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