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Benefits of Concrete Repair

Concrete, while an amazing building material, doesn’t last forever. It breaks down like all human engineering elements from the weather mostly. It cracks, it splits, and it can even fall apart. Thus, when thinking about your concrete, it is worth your while to fix it. Phoscrete offers the best concrete patch repair material for your…

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History of Modern Concrete

When you have a need for the best concrete repair material, Phoscrete is the obvious choice, hands-down. This all-weather concrete patch repair works just as well in the cold as it does in the heat. With our DIY concrete repair, your residential concrete repair needs are easy, from driveway and pool repair to the cracks…

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History of Concrete

If you look around you, you’ll see concrete everywhere, from the sidewalks you push your kids’ strollers on to the foundations of most major commercial buildings (and residential buildings for that matter). Concrete is one of the most useful inventions of humanity. But how did concrete come about? Phoscrete is a concrete repair material that…

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Concrete vs. Cement — What’s the Difference?

Have you ever been walking down a sidewalk and thought to yourself, “Is this concrete I’m walking on, or is it cement? Or is that the same thing?” Maybe you haven’t — but these terms are often used interchangeably and thought of to be the same thing. In today’s blog, we will be going over…

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Cold Outside? Give your Phoscrete a Warm Hug!

I wish we had the photo. Donny (our installation support manager) and Matt (our Northeast Sales Rep) were on-site with an east coast contractor installing Phoscrete on a Rhode Island Bridge on a cold morning in January. Temps were in the 30s and the wind off the bay was biting. Using our Fast-Set Admix, the…

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Before and After Starwell Repair with Phoscrete VO

Should You DIY Concrete Repair?

DIY is trending these days, from painting your home to fixing your toilet. Should it be a surprise then that many people think about DIY concrete repair? However, is it a good idea to DIY your concrete driveway, pool, or patio? Phoscrete makes the best concrete repair products. Phoscrete is an easy-to-use, quick-setting, MALP concrete…

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Expansion Joint Headers

OVERVIEW: Complete your expansion joint repairs (header and seal) in one lane closure!  Phoscrete is especially well-suited for installation and repair of expansion joint headers. Phoscrete is traffic-ready in less than one hour and can accept joint sealants as soon as 15 minutes following initial set. Unlike elastomeric products, Phoscrete is a cementitious concrete repair…

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Horizontal Spall Patches

OVERVIEW: Repair concrete spalls on pavements, bridge and parking decks fast! Phoscrete HC is an easy-to-use MALP concrete repair material that bonds strong and lasts long. Phoscrete is traffic-ready in less than one hour so you can repair more in one lane closure. Phoscrete works fast even in sub-freezing temperatures. With similar properties to the…

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Vertical and Overhead Patches

OVERVIEW: Because it sticks fast and holds strong to concrete, Phoscrete VO MALP concrete repair material is an excellent choice for repairing concrete on vertical and overhead surfaces including bridge beams and columns. Phoscrete VO is a trowelable repair material that sets fast and bonds to itself, so it can be installed in lifts. Phoscete…

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Precast Panel Repairs

OVERVIEW:  Phoscrete VO is an excellent choice for fast, quality repairs of damaged precast concrete panels. Phoscrete bonds strong to clean cured concrete with no cold joints. Phoscrete VO contains no large aggregates so it can be feather-edge-finished. As soon as 15 minutes following initial set, Phoscrete can be finished to spec using a diamond-wheel…

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