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What causes limestone erosion?

By Jake Barnhart | Mar 20, 2023

Limestone is a sedimentary rock made up of mostly calcite or dolomite. It is typically used for things like walls and decorative trim, as well as a decorative veneer. Despite being a solid stone, it is considered soft on the Mohs Hardness Scale. It is similar to marble, as they are metamorphic counterparts.

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Can you recoat EIFS stucco?

By Jake Barnhart | Mar 13, 2023

Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems—or EIFS—are wall cladding systems used on the exterior of a commercial building. They are made of three separate layers that protect the underlying structure from water and other damaging substances while maintaining a beautiful exterior finish.

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What is the finish coat on EIFS?

By Jake Barnhart | Mar 6, 2023

Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems—or EIFS—are continuous insulation for residential and commercial spaces. They are not load-bearing because they consist of light layers. These layers give builders the ability to make things look amazing while maintaining building standards.

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Protecting your concrete from water damage

By Jake Barnhart | Feb 27, 2023

Concrete has been used worldwide for centuries to build everything from aqueducts to parking garages. But because concrete is so strong, we don’t often think about the fact that it is porous.

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Which type of waterproofing is best for commercial buildings?

By Jake Barnhart | Feb 20, 2023

It’s safe to say that as much as humans need water, commercial buildings must be protected from it. Water corrodes by finding the tiniest crack or seam and working its way in over time.

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How long do EIFS last? 

By Jake Barnhart | Feb 13, 2023

Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems, or EIFS, are continuous insulation for residential and commercial spaces.

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Why you should do concrete restoration in commercial buildings

By Jake Barnhart | Feb 6, 2023

Concrete is one of the most used materials on the planet, so it’s no surprise that many commercial spaces make good use of it.

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What is structural waterproofing?

By Jake Barnhart | Jan 30, 2023

Water is important for a lot of reasons. You need to drink it to stay alive; you need it to cook and clean. But the one place you don’t need it is inside a structure.

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The different types of industrial coatings

By Jake Barnhart | Jan 23, 2023

Try using house paint in a commercial application—a playground or parking garage, for example—and you’ll quickly find out why it’s a bad idea. Your average house paint just isn’t built for the wear and tear of commercial structures. That’s where industrial coatings come in.

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