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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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08/19/2015 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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04/03/2015 Greg Fricks

Diamond Dowel System vs. Conventional Square or Round Dowels

Joint failure is the most common issue in a concrete floor. As...

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03/30/2015 Greg Fricks

Interesting Gadgets from WOC 2015-Somero Matson Deflection Meter

World of Concrete 2015 (WOC 2015) took place the first week...

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03/05/2015 Greg Fricks

Why Is Trap-Rock Important?

The part of a concrete floor that experiences all the abuse is,...

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02/19/2015 Greg Fricks

Shrinkage Compensating Concrete Requires Experienced Floor Contractors

Shrinkage compensating concrete, also called SCC, has become the preferred material...

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02/09/2015 Greg Fricks

Pre-Slab Construction Meeting Key to Success

Planning and communication have the biggest impact on any successful...

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