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Kel-Crete Admixture and Kel-Prime: No failures

Kel-Crete Admixture and Kel-Prime: No failures

A while ago a client/friend called and said, “Chuck, I’m seeing your Kel-Crete Premium Liquid Admixture and Kel-Prime (a curing/priming/hardening/fire resistant agent) specified more and more frequently.  You must be doing something right.”  I told him our non-failure...

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Breaking News

Breaking News

Our 2020 projects will include specifications for major projects that have plaster, stucco, masonry, shotcrete and concrete applications. Most, if not all, of the applications will include Kel-Crete Industries’ products such as Kel-Crete liquid and dry admixtures, and...

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Premium Liquid Admixture – Stamped Concrete – New Data

Premium Liquid Admixture – Stamped Concrete – New Data

In trying to get more data on why stamped concrete contractors are liking Kel-Crete Premium Liquid Admixture we came to find one big reason was due to our water retention factor of 96.7%.  There is no bleed water, but there is a nice slurry surface that allows for...

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Kel-Crete Premium Liquid Admixture: Stamped Concrete

Kel-Crete Premium Liquid Admixture: Stamped Concrete

We are getting more and more feedback where contractors are using our Kel-Crete Premium Liquid Admixture in their stamped concrete projects.  Since we have not promoted our Kel-Crete in this area further research has made it clear that the same overall benefits in the...

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Carved Mortar

Carved Mortar

Subject: Carved mortar for waterscapes, rockscapes, plaster, concrete, shotcrete, masonry mortar projects, etc. Recently in a phone conversation with the general manager for the Disney World “Star Wars” project, he told me that the pumping and easy carving of the...

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MADE IN THE USA

MADE IN THE USA

Dear Industries, Per request, we have been advised that it is very important we certify to the mortar industries, architects, developers, consultants, etc. that all proprietary ingredients that produce the final liquid and dry products manufactured by...

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Stamped Concrete

Stamped Concrete

Project: Kel-Crete Industries’ Stamped ConcreteSubject: Kel-Crete Premium Liquid Admixture: Our Patio/Pool Area Demolition Our contract with the concrete contractor  was to remove all existing concrete that we did ourselves twenty years ago using our...

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EPA Standards

EPA Standards

Subject: EPA Standards; Kel-Crete Industries’ HistoryDear Architect:There is no other admixture that can make the following statements, and support them with independent testing and a project history like Kel-Crete Industries’ products can.Kel-Crete...

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Star Wars Galaxy Edge

Star Wars Galaxy Edge

Subject: Kel-Crete Premium Liquid and Dry admixtures. As usual, each morning I have my coffee and read the newspaper. Today’s morning news really got my attention. Disney Corporation announces its grand opening of the Galaxy Edge Theme Park, the largest...

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Freeze/Thaw Climatic Results

Freeze/Thaw Climatic Results

As we see the trees begin to bud and the early flowers blooming we also begin to receive phone calls that go like this: “My plaster/stucco is having additional cracking and white stuff (efflorescence) dripping down the walls in a number of areas on my...

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Kel-Crete Admixture vs. silica fume: Shotcrete, Concrete

Kel-Crete Admixture vs. silica fume: Shotcrete, Concrete

It’s been a while since I wrote about our non-toxic Kel-Crete admixture. Only 4 to 5 ounces per cubic yard will replace silica fume in shotcrete and concrete applications. Kel-Crete is a water reducer to greatly reduce or eliminate shrinkage cracking, and...

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