two Dynamic Concrete Pumping pumps working on a project

Blog

  • Guide to Concrete Adhesion

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Jan 30, 2024

    guide to concrete adhesion

    Concrete is known for its strength but not bonding. Understanding what concrete will stick to — and what it won't — is essential when you're pouring new concrete or repairing it. It will help your concrete application go right the first time without causing [...]

    Read more
  • When to Use a Boom Pump vs. a Line Pump

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Jan 26, 2024

    33 meter concrete boom pump placing concrete

    If you need to pump concrete for your construction project, you have two options — a boom pump and a line pump. A boom pump is a truck-mounted pump that is ideal for pouring large amounts of concrete quickly and at height. A line pump is a [...]

    Read more
  • How to Protect Concrete From Salt Damage

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Sep 15, 2023

    how to protect concrete from salt damage

    While rock salt is crucial for keeping ice off walkways and ensuring road safety in the winter months, it can have a negative impact on your concrete. Over time, salt can lead to deterioration, especially if your concrete is unsealed. [...]

    Read more
  • The Role of Aggregates in Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 22, 2023

    the role of aggregates in concrete

    In its simplest form, concrete is a combination of water, cement and aggregate. Combining aggregates with liquid cement allows it to mix evenly. Once the cement hardens, it binds to the aggregate, creating a durable and rigid material known as [...]

    Read more
  • How Strong Is Concrete?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Aug 26, 2022

    how strong is concrete?

    It's no secret that concrete is one of the most durable construction materials — but just how strong is it? Because concrete has different strength properties and qualities, specific measurements of strength are ideal for certain applications. For example, the strength of the [...]

    Read more
  • 4 Reasons to Hire an Expert for Concrete Leveling

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Jun 10, 2022

    reasons to hire an expert for concrete leveling

    If you need to correct uneven concrete, working with a concrete expert is a must. Whether you need to install superflat floors to meet performance requirements or you're looking for a way to fix a sagging patio, hiring concrete professionals [...]

    Read more
  • How to Get Stains Out of Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Apr 15, 2022

    how to get stains out of concrete

    Your high-traffic concrete surfaces — such as garage floors, patios and driveways — might experience many spills and stains. However, it is possible to clean your concrete surfaces. Whether you're dealing with paint, rust, oil, mildew or other difficult stains, [...]

    Read more
  • Can You Pour Concrete Over Existing Concrete?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 21, 2022

    can you pour concrete over existing concrete

    Concrete is durable and cost-efficient, with the versatility to be either decorative or purely functional. However, concrete that's cracked, stained or heavily patched can create structural hazards and harm a project's overall appearance. Do you have to remove the old [...]

    Read more
  • Concrete Safety

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Oct 29, 2021

    concrete safety from Dynamic Concrete Pumping

    When you're working with wet or dry concrete, safety is paramount. Effective concrete safety precautions prevent injuries like falls, cuts, abrasions and burns, keeping workers healthy and productive. Below are a few concrete safety tips you can use to protect yourself [...]

    Read more
  • How to Clean Polished Concrete Floors

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: May 19, 2021

    How to Clean Polished Concrete Floors

    Polished concrete is a popular choice for commercial flooring, as surfaces call for little maintenance throughout the year. While carpets and hardwood floors are prone to wear and tear, polished concrete solutions hold their shape, color and shine when using [...]

    Read more
  • Top 5 Famous Structures Made of Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Apr 14, 2021

    Top 5 Famous Structures Made of Concrete

    Concrete has been a reliable resource in the world of construction for thousands of years. From its design flexibility to sheer strength, concrete is present in some of the world's most notable structures. Builders take advantage of concrete's properties and [...]

    Read more
  • Does Concrete Set in the Rain?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 17, 2021

    Does Concrete Set in the Rain?

    Experienced contractors know the battle of working in inclement weather. Ideally, concrete pouring will take place when conditions are sunny and temperatures sit between 40 and 60 degrees Fahrenheit. An unexpected rain shower can create panic across a job site. [...]

    Read more
  • Understanding Concrete Expansion

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Feb 25, 2021

    Understanding Concrete Expansion

    It's difficult to find a residential or commercial structure without the presence of concrete. Construction teams and contractors rely on specific mixtures to set decorative accents, walkways, garages and more. However, it takes an experienced professional to apply concrete powders [...]

    Read more
  • Does Concrete Conduct Electricity?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Nov 27, 2020

    does concrete conduct electricity

    -Updated 5/16/23 Concrete can conduct electricity, but it has limited conductivity. You cannot depend on concrete to transmit electrical currents, but you should always use caution around concrete and wet cement when exposed wires are nearby. Learning how electrical conductivity [...]

    Read more
  • Does Concrete Burn?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Nov 10, 2020

    Does Concrete Burn?

    Though you might not feel it on initial contact, concrete can still result in significant, painful burns or damage to the skin and other parts of the body. This is because concrete is caustic and its effects are slow to [...]

    Read more
request a custom quote
Close

    BackToTop