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    Dust surrounds a construction worker wearing a mask as they drill into a floor.

    Silica Dust: The Dangers and How You Can Mitigate Them

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    While it doesn’t look like silica dust is going away anytime soon, you may want to consider using an alternative...

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    Some greenery is poking out over the concrete balcony of the Vancouver downtown library, which is surrounded by other buildings.

    Sustainable Architecture and Concrete: Why They Can Work Well Together

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    Sustainable architecture and concrete are not always considered compatible. After all, the production of concrete is known as the cause...

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    A concrete tunnel with grass on top of its entranceway sits in-between two rows of trees on vividly green grass.

    Lower Your Concrete Carbon Footprint with These 4 Innovative Methods

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    As great as it can be for construction, concrete often comes with a hefty carbon footprint. However, if you saw...

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    A vast ocean sits before numerous homes on a Hawaiian island that have had floodproofing.

    A Guide to Hawaiian Floodproofing: How to Meet FEMA Standards

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    If you’re new to construction projects in the Hawaiian region, then you’ll need to become familiar with floodproofing to ensure...

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    A construction worker is doing cold weather concreting by pouring concrete in winter.

    7 Cold Weather Concreting Questions You Should Consider

    Written by: Rasmus Uhre

    The weather conditions at a jobsite are ever-changing. As a result, the construction work within its borders might experience hot...

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    A haunted house sits in-between several barren trees.

    Haunted House Construction: Add a Boo-st of Fun to Your Work

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    Thinking of trying your hand at haunted house construction? At this time of year, it’s probably hard not to! After...

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    A waterproofing membrane is attached to a concrete wall.

    Waterproofing Membranes: Should You Use Them?

    Written by: Johnny Nassif

    Waterproofing membranes are commonly used to protect structures against hydrostatic pressure. The idea behind them is simple. They keep the...

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    An orange tabby is sitting in a toolbox and wearing a Kryton hard hat in order to work on some pet-friendly construction

    Your Pet-Friendly Construction Guide: How to Build the Purrfect Place

    Written by: Maggie Clark

    It’s National Pet Insurance Month in North America, so to celebrate, we’re sharing our thoughts on pet-friendly construction. After all,...

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