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Concrete Slab - Port St Lucie Concrete Contractors

Nov 14

Concrete Slab - Port St Lucie Concrete Contractors

Concrete slabs are an a crucial element of any construction job, and you must get it right. A slab that is not of good quality can cause structural issues down the road.

Port St Lucie Concrete Contractors is the market leader in concrete slabs. Our team has decades of experience in the industry and is determined to provide the best service possible. The use of high-end materials ensure durable products. Keep reading to learn more about concrete slab services.



What are concrete slabs?


Concrete slabs are employed as a structural element in buildings. It is a large, flat, horizontal concrete surface usually used as an area for flooring or as a roof. Concrete slabs are employed in some residential structures for support of the foundation or directly on the earth.



Our Concrete Slab Installation Process


Concrete installation isn't for the faint of heart. Port St. Lucie Concrete Contractors adheres to the strict process of installing concrete slabs.


Safety is a priority for all the concrete projects we work on. Before we start any work, we make sure that we are properly equipped with safety equipment. We wear gloves with long sleeves, long pants, and rubber boots. All of these safeguard us from concrete splatters that can cause harm to our overall health and our overall health.


We follow the steps below as an integral part of our procedure:


Step 1: Preparation at the site

The same method is used regardless of whether we are working on a small slab or huge project. Every project we undertake starts by preparing the area. To begin fresh, we clean up and get rid of any trash. As part the preparation process, all materials must be present on site. We plan for the delivery of the materials prior to the time we start the actual work. This helps us complete the project within the timeframe we have set.


Step 2: Build concrete forms and reinforce concrete slabs with steel

After everything is tidy and clean After that, we can start to put in concrete forms using wire mesh. Concrete forms are solid barriers which help to hold the concrete mix in place. Concrete forms create solid and holds the concrete mix. Rebar is used for strengthening concrete structures that are larger. This ensures the concrete surface is more sturdy.


Step 3: Mixing Concrete Mix

To make it easier, we use the concrete truck. It helps ensure concrete materials are mixed properly. Sometimes, we do manual mixing. Concrete mixers are required for the majority of projects.


Step 4: Pouring Concrete

Once the concrete has been mixed, we then pour a concrete slab in the form. We pour the concrete mixture carefully so as to not create air pockets. Air pockets are caused by too little mortar in the gaps around the aggregate. Concrete is produced by spreading the mix evenly across the form.



Port St Lucie Concrete Contractors

1786 SW Bradway Lane Port St. Lucie, Fl 34953

(772) 227-1479


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