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Concrete and Rebar: Bollard Pole Repair

Concrete and Rebar at DFW Airport. Bollard Pole repairs are hard unless you're using FlexKRETE. FlexKrete distributor Grainger has access to 5,000,000 products and over 10,000 suppliers, and when U.S. maintenance giant ERMC required a durable repair solution for frequently damaged bollards, FlexKrete was the only choice. WATCH THE 1-MINUTE PREVIEW VIDEO HERE Bollards are virtually impossible to repair…
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Trowel-Down Using FlexKrete with Red Quartz

Trowel-Down Using FlexKrete with Red Quartz FlexKrete distributor Kelly Moore Paints helped solve a big problem for one of its clients. A high school athletics facility had unsightly and damaged tile in locker rooms, showers and pool deck. Hoping to save the school time and money, while also offering a safe an attractive permanent flooring…
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Testing FlexKrete’s Impact and Bond Strength

FlexKRETE Gets Tested. But this time, not by us. Don't just take our word for it. We've talked about FlexKRETE's unmatched durability and adhesion characteristics for 15 years, but here's a YouTube clip we ran across last year testing the impact and bond strength - using an excavator!    Questions? Call us at 972-964-8707.
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Increasing Yield On Deep Repairs

Yes, You Can Increase Yield On Deep Repair Jobs. Here's the case study. Contractor: Jeff Schubert, Precise Patch, Inc., Cleveland, OH. Customer: City of Lakewood, OH Problem: Large Area of Deep Joint and Road Damage Solution: Extend FlexKRETE Yield for Permanent Repair Overview  Belle Avenue had deep expansion joint damage with road surface deterioration. The repair area, including six zones, was completed in three days with two…
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Use A Power Trowel To Apply FlexKrete

Power Trowel FlexKrete To Complete Projects Quickly & Smoothly. Permanently repairing large areas of damaged concrete is easily achieved quickly and efficiently when using a power trowel to apply FlexKrete. The short video clip below illustrates the general process of applying FlexKrete using a power trowel. Adjusting the type and amount of catalyst used provides…
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The $30,000 Trip Hazzard

Don't Get Sued Over 'Easy-to-Fix' Repairs. The $30,000 Trip Hazard. You don't have to look far to find hazardous walkways. But many are hard to see and you must LOOK for them before they accidently find you, as few are marked with a "Caution: Trip Hazard" sign. Not long ago, we joined a FlexKrete contractor…
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Hazard Repair and Decorative Coating

Severe Hazard Repair and Decorative Coating in Hours. Customer: United States Postal Service (USPS) Problem: Gaping void and trip hazard at doorway Solution: Permanent concrete repair with non-slip coating   OVERVIEW The above before photo illustrates a very deep and wide void that is obviously dangerous, and could result in serious injuries. This type of hazard renders…
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Doing it Right the First Time

Just Do it Right the First Time. It's the first step in being remarkable. Successful companies share many attributes. One the most common is being remarkable, and to be remarkable, one must exceed expectations. So, the first step in being remarkable is to 'do it right the first time', whether it's a bid, presentation or project. Any entrepreneur,…
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How to Repair Potholes Permanently

Potholes, potholes, potholes. Just fix them already. They ruin tires and wheels and never seem to be fixed correctly. FlexKrete repairs are permanent and will accept traffic in as little as 15 minutes. CUSTOMER: Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, Fort Worth, TX. PROBLEM: Airport runway, joint break resulting in pothole SOLUTION: Permanent joint and pothole repair using…
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Repairing Concrete Spalls Permanently

The Step-by-Step FlexKRETE Repair Method. CASE STUDY: Repairing Spalls Permanently  Customer: Lowes Home Improvement  Problem: Concrete spalls and damage from forklifts  Solution: Longterm repair using FlexKRETE Superior Concrete Material REPAIR METHOD 1. Remove loose and hollow sounding concrete with concrete scarifier, milling machine, grinder or by blasting. Void-test by dragging chain or "pinging" with hammer.  A…
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