Category Archives: Concrete Repair

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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Concrete Steps Repair

Repairing Steps Has Never Been Easy - Until Now. CASE STUDY: Permanent Concrete Steps Repair Customer: United States Postal Office, Ohio Problem: Broken and Slippery Concrete Steps Solution: Permanent repair and apply non-slip surface Repair Method Remove loose concrete and debris to produce a solid, clean, dry substrate Open pail, then 'power-mix' for 60 seconds to blend thoroughly Pour and…
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Permanent Nose Median Repair

Concrete Curb Patching 101. The City of Plano, Texas was impressed. Problem: Broken nose medians from constant impact of traffic (tires) Solution: Permanent repair with FlexKRETE which endures constant traffic Repair Method  1. Remove loose concrete and debris to produce a solid, clean, dry substrate 2. As joint runs under the curb, cut rebar to allow for…
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