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Reasons & remedies for bug holes/honeycomb effect in precast concrete products

March 09, 2018 Oliver Glendenning

Reasons & remedies for bug holes/honeycomb effect in precast concrete products

There are many reasons for bug holes in concrete but 3 specific ones which I will highlight in detail. Aggregate consistency: - It is important, especially when making concrete paving slabs or blocks to achieve a smooth finish.One of the main issues for bug holes is that the user is using different sizes of aggregate, we recommend using stones from 6mm to 2mm (otherwise known as quarry dust or three-eighths). Using this size aggregate, we advocate for our products a mix ratio for the paving blocks which are 30x6x30 cm of 5:4:2 stone, sand cement. You want the concrete mix to...


Company News April/May 2017

May 19, 2017 Oliver Glendenning

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"Reasons to choose concrete roofing tiles"

October 15, 2016 Oliver Glendenning

"Reasons to choose concrete roofing tiles"

"Reasons to choose concrete roofing tiles" A comprehensive guide by Oliver Glendenning (Sales Director)   Concrete roofing technology has been around for sometime and is one of our best selling products. Parry roofing tiles have been used to roof more than a million structures across the globe since the 1980's. People choose concrete roofing tiles because of there appeal and environmental benefits because they dont rust and won't become ugly looking like metal roofing, also concrete roofing tiles reflect sunlight so in tropical climates they help provide a cooler living space, and in some countries where the raw materials are...


Parry Building Products Latest news May 2016

July 27, 2016 Oliver Glendenning

Here is a link to our latest newsletter for May 2016. http://eepurl.com/bZdDQT


Buying considerations with building products machines & Parry Products

July 26, 2016 Oliver Glendenning

Buying considerations with building products machines & Parry Products

When coming to purchase a new machine for building products, there are several important issues buyers will consider such as functionality,usability, price, capacity, maintenance and warranty.. In our market the number 1 consideration is price, how much is it going to cost me?When people have found the machine that does the job they need it to do, price is one of the first considerations people come to. It is also true that there is sometimes a limited choice from the buyers perspective on what is immediately available, so time can sometimes outweigh costs if there is an immediate need to...