Concrete is an extraordinary material that is practical, expressive, affordable, economical, durable and can be created to fit almost any style. It's well known by now that concrete has become a material that homeowners and designers are requesting and weaving into their homes, offices, retail outlets, restaurants, etc., in the most amazing ways. But leading the charge in the concrete craze are concrete countertops.
Concrete can be transformed into any virtual shape. The possibilities for creative expression are endless. You can grind, polish, stain, stamp or embed objects within it. This is why concrete is an ideal medium between expression and architecture. In the hands of qualified craftsman, it can literally be turned into a work of art that will last for years with a little basic care.
enCounter: enCOUNTER reaches strength of 8,870 psi in 28 days, nearly three times the strength of regular concrete. enCOUNTER is so versatile that it is being used across the country for both pre cast and cast-in-place applications.
enCounter: enMAGIC, a quality polymerized micro topping is troweled on the surface at any time prior to sealing to correct finishing flaws or to create additional depth.
enCounter: enCOLOR colors are pre-dispersed iron oxide pigments solids in an aqueous base liquid. enCOLOR provides an easy solution for integral color in pre-cast or cast in place conditions.
QUIKRETE® Countertop Mix is a flowable, high strength commercial grade concrete mix
designed for use in pre-cast and cast-in-place concrete countertops, requiring only the addition of water.
QUIKRETE® 5000 Concrete Mix: is a commercial grade blend of stone or gravel,
sand and cement specially designed for higher early strength. Ideal for cold weather application.
Achieves 5000 psi after 28 days.
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Proline Edgeliner: Proline's Edge Liners are flexible, reusable liners that transfer a texture to edges, corners and risers of cast in place steps, counter tops, pool copings and wall caps.
Counter-top forms are specifically made smaller to better accommodate concrete countertops. These profiles are 1.5 inches tall are are offset to allow the concrete countertop to overhang. They also are available in either the flexible formliner or the rigid styrofoam formliner.