In Concrete Magazine’s last issue Ecoratio’s Phil Scarlett reports about the discolouration of concrete elements.Read More
There are many factors that have influence on the quality of concrete. As a release agent company we want to help you achieve smooth concrete surfaces with no aesthetical issues as surface voids, deviations in your concrete due to sticking concrete, concrete stains and dusting concrete.
When the quality of the concrete surface is high, the workability is improved and the appearance is better. This is of great importance, as the competition in concrete production is high. Concrete producers need to distinguish themselves by offering more than a profitable price. This is where the aesthetic quality of concrete elements became more important.
In this article I will discuss common problems that affect the concrete surface and how these problems appear. At the end of the article you find an overview with tips to solve a specific type of problem.
Every type of release agent can demould your concrete. However, this is not always giving the best results. During the releasing process of the concrete, issues can occur that influence the concrete finish. A good quality release agent needs to be properly applied to avoid these problems. In this article reference release agents are described, the chemicals used in release agents are mentioned, motivations to use our release agents and comparisons are made. Achieve high quality concrete elements with Ecoratio!
In previous blogs we discussed about common problems that occur during the production of concrete and affects your concrete quality. We finish with the last issue of this list: corrosion on your moulds. As the problem solvers we are, would like to help you with it. In this blog we discuss the causes and the solutions of corroding moulds to assist you in the prevention of this issue.Read More
One of the problems you do not want to face during the production of concrete is dust. Dusting concrete can cause durability and finishing problems to the surface of your concrete product along with possible health problems to your workforce.
Ecoratio wants to assist you in problems and we want to share our knowledge, so you can deliver concrete products without dust and the best quality.
In this article we will describe the reason your concrete is dusting and how you can prevent this.