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1. Forming techniques for concrete countertops and elements

Forms serve many functions beyond simply containing the concrete. The formwork defines the precision and, to some extent, the quality of the casting. Well-made forms create straight lines, fair curves and right angles and lead to easy, effortless installation.

By Jeffrey Girard, P.E.
2. Partnership between Buddy Rhodes Concrete Products and The Concrete Countertop Institute

Delta Performance Products, the parent company of Buddy Rhodes Concrete Products (BRCP), has announced a partnership with The Concrete Countertop Institute (CCI) to develop engineering-based training and documentation.

3. Digital Tools for Decorative Concrete: What's the Right Mix?

decorative concrete roadway

By Amy Johnson
4. The Case For CSA Cements
By Chris Mayo
5. Get That Edge! How Edge Forms Can Transform a Concrete Countertop

Concrete Countertop edge form help create this one of a kind sloping square bathroom concrete sink.Many concrete countertops are plain slabs with square corners. This solid farmhouse look is simple to achieve by pouring a concrete countertop mix into a simple form. Wood forms lend themselves to shaping square corners, but it is difficult to use wood to achieve rounded corners and curved edges.

By Amy Johnson
6. High-performance concrete - New formulations and systems created for concrete countertops

Restoring color in previously installed concreteBag mixes for countertops share some characteristics: They are designed to minimize cracking and shrinking, they are strong enough to be poured in thinner slabs and they are optimized for workability.

By Amy Johnson
7. How Should You Reinforce Your Concrete Countertop?

Orange fence type material used as concrete countertop reinforcement.Proper reinforcing and good mix design go hand in hand to prevent problems with concrete countertops. The materials you use for reinforcing are just as important as those you select for your mix. To understand which materials are best for reinforcing your concrete countertop, you first need to understand how reinforcing works.

By Jeffrey Girard, P.E.
8. What to Expect When Mixing Concrete With Glass

Looking closely at a bar top that is inlayed with glassUnlike water and oil, glass and concrete do mix and can marry well under the right circumstances. On the other hand, the union may not remain solvent if the chemistry isn’t there to deter the main reason this coupling would meet its demise: alkali-silica reaction (ASR).

By Stacey Enesey Klemenc
9. How Texture Affects Color
By Stacey Enesey Klemenc
10. Defending Against Stains and Scratches with Concrete Countertop Sealers

Think about what happens to a kitchen counter every day. People splash acids on it. They spill things that stain it. They chop and slice on it. They set hot pots and dishes down on it. And they clean and clean and clean it with water and chemicals and green scrub-pads

By Amy Johnson

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