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2013-06-14 23:03:10

Liteblok is a precision molded, interlocking, mortarless building block made from lightweight cellular concrete and composed of sand, cement and a network of tiny, discrete air pockets. Applications include homes, buildings, fences and retaining walls. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Cresco Concrete Products, LLC announces the introduction of the new Liteblok Jumbo. Liteblok is a precision molded, interlocking, mortarless building block allowing for the rapid construction of...

2013-06-12 23:22:12

Homeowners and snowbirds looking to get a professional clean for their floors, tile and grout in Tucson, AZ prior to the 4th of July holiday can take advantage of a discount cleaning campaign just launched by Dr. Clean Home Care. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Southern Arizona homeowners are being offered a limited time cleaning offer from Dr. Clean Home Care, to get a professional tile flooring clean service prior to the 4th of July Holiday. Residents are being encouraged to contact the...

2013-06-08 23:02:05

The Concrete Admixtures report covers the consumption of concrete (chemical) admixtures which are super-plasticizers, normal plasticizers, waterproofing admixtures, accelerating and retarding agents, air-entraining agents, and other concrete admixtures (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 According to the new market research report “Concrete Admixtures Market - By Product, Types & Geography — Market Estimates up to 2017”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the global concrete admixtures...

Durable Roman Concrete Provides Green Inspiration
2013-06-05 08:43:38

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An international team of geologists and engineers have found inspiration in ancient Rome for their quest to make a more durable and sustainable concrete. The massive concrete structures of the Romans have withstood the elements for more than 2,000 years, which the team examined with the Advanced Light Source at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab). The team was led by Paulo Monteiro, a UC Berkeley professor of civil...

2013-05-02 23:19:09

Wagner Meter's RapidRH and DataMaster products drawl large and steady crowds during the annual event held in Las Vegas during January 2013. Rogue River, OR (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Wagner Meters´ recent participation at the World of Concrete (WOC) 2013 Concrete and Masonry event included a number of events experiences, and was highlighted as they introduced by the introduction of the new Rapid RH® DataMaster, a compact, handheld device that combines Bluetooth® technology with...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.