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2014-07-28 23:08:39

Best concrete sealers for use on exterior concrete driveways and pavers, stamped concrete patios and pool decks, concrete sidewalks and more. (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Concrete Sealer Foundation Armor, a leading manufacturer of concrete sealers and coatings, released Tuesday their Concrete Sealer Buyer's Guide. In order to have success with a concrete sealer, you need to understand what a concrete sealer is and how it should be used. When you have a proper understanding of the different...

2014-07-24 23:12:16

Energy Panel Structures (EPS) is expanding with the addition of a new (SIP) Structural Insulated Panels manufacturing plant located at its Fingerlakes Construction facility in Clyde, New York. Clyde, New York (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Energy Panel Structures (EPS) is expanding with the addition of a new (SIP) Structural Insulated Panels manufacturing plant located at its Fingerlakes Construction facility in Clyde, New York. The plant is about 10,000 sq. ft. and includes a state-of-the-art...

2014-07-24 12:29:28

DUBLIN, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Ceramic Tiles Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Ceramic Tiles Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global ceramic tiles industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-07-23 23:12:42

TRA Snow and Sun has redesigned TileVent to meet higher tile roof ventilation needs on Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meetinghouses. Natural resources are conserved when tile roof ventilation is installed. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 TRA Snow and Sun of American Fork, Utah, recently created a new TileVent to be used on meetinghouses for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon) with tile roofs. The new TileVent is wider with more ventilation holes than the regular...

2014-07-23 16:22:37

DALLAS, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Lime & Minerals, Inc. (NASDAQ: USLM) today reported second quarter 2014 results: Revenues increased to $38.7 million from $35.2 million in the comparable prior year quarter, an increase of $3.5 million, or 10.0%. Revenues from the Company's lime and limestone operations in the second quarter 2014 increased $3.6 million, or 10.8%, to $37.3 million from $33.7 million in the comparable 2013 quarter, while revenues from its natural...

2014-07-21 23:09:46

Miracle Method Surface Refinishing will be exhibiting at the American Society of Healthcare Engineering Conference, (ASHE), August 3-5 in Chicago, IL. The company will be demonstrating it latest surface refinishing processes as well as its germ prevention technology for tile showers, leaking terrazzo shower pans, cultured marble vanities and laminate countertops. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Miracle Method will be exhibiting at the American Society of Healthcare Engineering...

2014-07-18 23:03:31

This report provides market sizing and forecast for the Concrete Admixtures-North America market. It also provides market sizing and forecast along with the drivers/inhibitors/opportunity analysis for each of the micro markets. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-concrete-admixtures-1062022672.html (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 The concrete admixtures are the chemical formulations added in particular quantity to cement or concrete to meet the functional, aesthetic, and design...

2014-07-16 23:12:13

Now that the hot and wet summer season is in full swing, many multifamily building exteriors need vital maintenance and repairs due to weather-related damage and improper installation. Universal Contracting urges regular inspection and updates, whether the damage is heat and moisture-related, the result of inferior materials, or simply poor workmanship. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Jeff Grow, Commercial Manager and Jordan Grow, Commercial Estimator for Universal Contracting in...

2014-07-16 12:26:14

LONDON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Cement & Concrete Additives Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/701866/World-Cement--Concrete-Additives-Market.html World demand to exceed $25 billion by 2017 World demand for cement and concrete additives is projected to surpass $25 billion by 2017. Although global growth in cement consumption is projected to decelerate somewhat, additive demand will increase considerably...

2014-07-08 23:10:52

Clean Crawls, a crawl space and attic cleaning and insulation company based out of the Seattle area, talks about the exemplary abilities spray foam insulation demonstrates in the prevention of both heat transfer and mold growth in the home. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Mold growth is one of a homeowner's worst nightmares. Whether it’s mildew in the bathroom or mold in the crawl space, mold and other moisture related damage can be a difficult thing to eradicate, and they can be...


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2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

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2005-05-26 10:48:13

Gypsum is a very soft mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO4·2H2O. Chemical structure Heating gypsum above approximately 150°C (302°F) partially dehydrates the mineral by driving off exactly 75% of the water contained in its chemical structure. CaSO4·2H2O + heat → CaSO4·½H2O + 1½H2O (steam) The partially dehydrated mineral is called calcium sulfate hemihydrate or calcined gypsum (commonly known as plaster of...

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2005-05-25 18:53:59

Quartzite is a hard, metamorphic rock which was originally sandstone. Through heating and pressure usually related to tectonic compression within orogenic belts, the original quartz sand grains and quartz silica cement were fused into one. Pure quartzite is usually white to grey. Quartzites often occur in various shades of pink and red due to varying amounts of iron oxide. Other colors are due to impurities of minor amounts of other minerals. Orthoquartzite is a very pure quartz sandstone...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
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