Monthly Archives: December 2015

History of American Building Restoration

By | 2017-06-06T20:29:40+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, News|

An American Story: Independent Spirit Drives Business since 1970 Leading to the Bicentennial in 1976, cities across the United States were revitalizing historical downtown areas. Restoration fervor caught hold of Jack Tadych, a sandblasting contractor new to the field. “There was a growing consciousness of our national landmarks,” Jack recalls. “The empathy was for

Secondary Efflorescence Before and After with 600 Pre-Thickened Acid

By | 2017-05-01T19:32:37+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Architecture, Construction, Engineering, Uncategorized|

“Efflorescence” Secondary efflorescence is a lime deposit on surfaces of masonry, stucco, or concrete. Efflorescence is white in color and, in some cases, the texture can be a light contamination or a heavy build up. ABRP, Inc. developed a thickened acid to remove heavy accumulations of efflorescence. The gel viscosity of the 600 Pre-Thickened Acid  keeps if

How To Strip Your Deck

By | 2017-05-02T13:16:17+00:00 December 6th, 2015|Buildings, Construction, Latest Articles|

Easy dose it: gently remove the coating or stain Going slowly will reduce the need for sanding any raised grain (fur) after the stain or coating is rinsed away. Yes, rinsed away. Using a power washer correctly will work well to remove the existing product. A word on power/pressure washers