Rained Out: How to Place Concrete Exposed to Rain

Knight's mixer truck receives load from a batch plant on a stormy day

When the clouds come rolling in, it’s never a good day for a ready-mix concrete supplier or construction crew. Inclement weather often results in changes to the dispatch schedule or outright cancelled orders, and sometimes just the threat of rain can postpone projects for weeks. “The contractor is responsible for looking at what the potential…

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How Flooding Affects Concrete

Flooding and concrete

Living near the coast means hurricane season can be one of the most dangerous times of the year. Many of our homes and buildings are also built below sea-level, so with rising tides and brutal storms comes the unstoppable threat of flooding. Flooding has been a huge issue in the South Carolina Lowcountry for the…

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