Instructions for Exposed Aggregate Concrete?

Answer Concrete is generally smooth with no aggregate, also known as gravel, exposed at the the surface. The act of smoothing out concrete pushes larger aggregate down into the concrete and away from view... Read More »

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What Is Exposed Aggregate?

Many of us have marveled at the elegant or eccentric designs on many celebrity driveways or simply on our neighbor's patio. The smooth surface that contains hundreds and hundreds of small rocks and... Read More »

Is exposed aggregate pool decking cool enough for a desert climate?

Exposed aggregate even in coastal climates can be very hot to walk on with bare feet, just like every other concrete or stone.Exposed aggregate is one of the best non-slip surfaces for around a poo... Read More »

Aggregate Concrete Colors?

Concrete is usually a uniform, grayish color that fades over time. In other words, not that interesting. However, with aggregates, you can change the color of concrete into a variety of shades. If ... Read More »

Aggregate & Concrete Testing?

ASTM International, formerly the American Society for Testing and Materials, sets the standard for concrete and aggregate testing. Testing of concrete and aggregate provides engineers and contracto... Read More »