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11/03/2015 Greg Fricks

What You Need To Know Before Designing Your Industrial Concrete Floor

Many requests for proposal in the construction industry have only a brief...

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10/12/2015 Jeremy Clark & Bret Houk

Why Do Refrigerated Warehouse Floors Require Vapor Barriers?

It is commonplace, and required, to use a vapor retarder or barrier...

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09/12/2015 Greg Fricks

Impact of the Environment and Components on Durable Floors

Technology has allowed builders to measure and perfect the factors that help...

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08/27/2015 Greg Fricks

How to Recognize the Components of a Durable Floor

There are a number of elements that impact the long-term durability of...

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08/24/2015 Greg Fricks

Reduced Joint Concrete Floors: A Tutorial

In concrete floors, joints allow each slab to move independently of the...

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08/19/2015 Greg Fricks

What’s so special about SCC floors?

At FRICKS, we create concrete floors for high traffic, high-volume sites that require very durable floors with as few...

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07/29/2015 Greg Fricks

Our Floor Contractor's Motto: Always Be Prepared

Site organization and cleanliness is important to the over-all quality of the...

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07/20/2015 Greg Fricks

Shrinkage Compensating Concrete vs Shrinkage Reducing Chemicals

The shrinkage battle

When considering...

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06/30/2015 Greg Fricks

Before You Begin, Think About Finishing

Mixing, pouring, and finishing concrete is a trade that blends art with science, and braun with skill. To be...

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06/08/2015 Greg Fricks

The Lost Art of Concrete Floor Finishing

From a technical perspective, finishing a concrete floor is defined by the...

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