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All About Concrete Slab Sawing

All About Concrete Slab Sawing

There is no denying that handling concrete is no small feat. Leave it to the professionals at Concrete Visions to get the job done safely.

There is no denying that handling concrete is no small feat. In fact, concrete flat sawing tends to be the most common task that you’ll need to know how to do when handling any type of concrete. The reality is, if you are trying to cut diamonds, knowing the ins and outs of concrete slab sawing becomes increasingly important. Ultimately, there are so many unique and interesting things associated with concrete slab sawing — also known as flat sawing — that can end up helping you in your concrete tasks. Here are some very compelling things to understand and know about concrete slab sawing.

Diamond Cutting Method To Know About

For the most part, flat sawing — or concrete slab sawing — is one of the most common ways that you can cut diamonds. In fact, traditionally, cuts are made horizontally on flat surfaces — thereby it is usually used for floors, pavements, and even bridge decks. The reality is, also called slab saws, flat saws tend to feature a diamond blade that can be mounted on a walk-behind machine that typically only requires a single, sole operator. Ultimately, traditionally, flat saws are usually used to provide expansion points — or remove sections of damaged pavement, among other processes.

The Tools Needed For Proper Flat Sawing

When it comes to concrete slab sawing, you’ll need certain tools to get the job done effectively and efficiently. In fact, flat sawing — or concrete slab sawing — tends to require the use of either an electric or diesel unit. The reality is, if you typically work outdoors, then diesel saws are usually the best approach to take. Ultimately, if the concrete needs to be sawed in the basement, then an electric unit might be the better option for a number of different safety reasons. Contacting a professional to determine the best option for your specific needs can be the best way forward to ensure that the entire process is as safe and secure as you want it to be. At the end of the day, you want to have a general idea of the concrete sawing process before you embark on any type of concrete project you plan on doing. 

Concrete Visions Will Get The Job Done Right

Concrete Visions has been working with clients for over 25 years. Our G&M Services installers are certified with the industry’s major firestop product manufacturers. As part of our firestop service, we can assess abnormal field conditions and, with the manufacturer’s technical support assistance, provide engineering judgments in a timely fashion to comply with contract specifications. Our Field Mechanics undergo ongoing training, including mandatory monthly safety meetings, weekly Toolbox Talks where safety and equipment information is shared, and training on safe work standards and safety best practices.

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