How Does Salt Affect Concrete?

Answer The relatively easy installation of concrete makes it a good choice for driveways, walking paths and other permanent ground coverings. If you live in an area where frost and ice makes concrete dang... Read More »

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How Does a Salt Finish Affect Color in Concrete?

A salt finish on concrete creates the appearance of irregular pitting on the concrete's surface. For creating a non-slip and varied surface, this is an inexpensive alternative to pressing the concr... Read More »

How to Neutralize Salt on Concrete?

In the winter months, salt used to de-ice roads and walkways makes its way on to your shoes, tires and vehicle undercarriage. While this layer of salt is important for melting ice and minimizing th... Read More »

Salt Damage on Colored Concrete?

Concrete has come a long way from the dull, gray surfaces of the past. Today, driveways, patios and other surfaces are paved and stamped in a wide array of designs and colors to match and enhance t... Read More »

Does salt affect photosynthesis?

Salt (sodium chloride) has been demonstrated to reduce the rate of photosynthesis in chick pea (Cicer arietinum), rice (Oryza sativ) and sunflower (Helianthus annuus) plants, among other species, a... Read More »