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  • What Is Stained Concrete?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Apr 7, 2020

    What is Stained Concrete?

    The concept of staining concrete is similar to altering the color of materials such as wood. Instead of creating an opaque surface through paint, staining provides several hues and tones for concrete through different solutions and techniques. Practice makes perfect [...]

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  • Different Types of Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 28, 2020

    You can find concrete almost anywhere you look, including buildings, bridges, walls, swimming pools, roadways, airport runways, floors and patios. All of these structures depend on a man-made material with a simple formula. How is all that concrete made? Concrete [...]

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  • How to Repair Cracks in Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 18, 2020

    How to Repair Cracks in Concrete

    Though concrete is a durable material, it's still prone to chips and cracks from: Temperature change Ground movement Shrinkage Heavy loads Uneven drying Whether the crack is small or large, you'll need to seal it right away before it creates [...]

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  • 7 Most Common Concrete Mistakes

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 8, 2020

    Most Common Concrete Mistakes

    Installing a concrete slab involves more than just pouring it out. A lot of planning and work go into the preparation, installation and aftercare for concrete. Doing it right the first time will ensure that the project is as durable [...]

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  • Guide to Concrete Adhesion

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

    What Will Concrete Stick To

    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 repairing old or pouring new concrete. It will help your concrete application go right the first time without causing [...]

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  • What Is Recycled Concrete Used For?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Feb 17, 2020

    What is Recycled Concrete Used For

    If you have never considered using recycled concrete at your worksite, you could be missing out. Recycled concrete has numerous economic and environmental benefits, and can be used in many commercial, industrial and residential applications. What Is Recycled Concrete? Recycled [...]

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  • Everything You Need to Know About Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Oct 29, 2019

    Everything You Need to Know About Concrete

    With origins dating back to ancient Romans, concrete has been a staple material in the world for many, many years. Concrete, known for its durable, long-lasting qualities, can be used for many things. From the foundation of your home to [...]

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  • The History of Concrete

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Oct 8, 2019

    The History of Concrete

    With its use in sturdy, modern constructions, you may not think of concrete as a historical building material. The substance comes with a rich past, though. Just because there weren't cement trucks driving around during the days of ancient Rome [...]

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  • How to Control Concrete Shrinkage

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Sep 12, 2019

    Cracks Caused By Concrete Shrinkage

    A concern when it comes to using concrete is drying shrinkage. As concrete dries, it shrinks — and this can cause concrete shrinkage cracks, which are unsightly and can affect the integrity of your concrete. Here are some ideas on [...]

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  • What Causes Concrete to Crack?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: May 22, 2019

    Crack in Concrete

    Concrete is a miraculous substance. Extremely hard and durable, it is an ideal material for construction, whether you are building the foundation of an apartment building or an outdoor pool. One drawback of concrete is that it has a tendency [...]

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  • How Long Does Concrete Take to Dry?

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Apr 22, 2019

    Workers Smoothing Concrete Before it Dries

    Concrete typically takes 24 to 48 hours to dry enough for you to walk or drive on it. However, concrete drying is a continuous and fluid event, and usually reaches its full effective strength after about 28 days. Here are [...]

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

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Mar 22, 2019

    Concrete Boom Pump Placing Concrete

    If you need to pump concrete for your construction project, you may have heard that you have two options: the boom pump and the line pump. A boom pump is a truck-mounted pump that is ideal for pouring large amounts [...]

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  • Benefits of Polished Concrete Floors

    Posted By:Dynamic Concrete Pumping , Date: Feb 22, 2019

    Benefits of Polished Concrete Floors

    What if you wanted a commercial or industrial floor that had it all? One that could stand up to wear without the need for serious maintenance, one that could look beautiful and last a lifetime, all while being extremely affordable? [...]

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