Construction Solutions Blog
December 1: Let's Talk Concrete - Shotcrete and Waterproofing for Civil and Underground Applications
Register to join on Wed. Dec. 1 for a Let's Talk Concrete livestream from Master Builders Solutions on shotcrete and waterproofing for civil and underground applications.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording: Durable Concrete Slabs with Extended Joint Spacing
North American grocery chain enlists Master Builders Solutions for major flooring remodel
One of the giants in the grocery world reached out to Master Builders Solutions to repair, replace, and update floors in locations throughout the U.S. and Canada.
High-performing hybrid sealants offer durability and flexibility
As buildings become increasingly complex in design, assembly and scope of materials, there are new sets of challenges that architects, engineers and contractors must face. One of these is moisture infiltration, which poses a greater risk as buildings become more intricate. Failing to effectively protect buildings against external water and air can be a costly mistake, resulting in project callbacks and damaged business reputations. That's where sealants come in.
Common issues contractors face when installing sealants and how to address them
If water is the source for most problems in any structure, a well-specified sealant is a structure's first line of defense. But not all sealants are created equal, and not every installation is trouble-free.
Classic cars. Masterwork floors
MasterTop 1234 CF Decorative Flake broadcast epoxy with UV stable polyurethane topcoat (TC 493) was used in the collector’s showroom. MasterTop 1213 high build epoxy, also with topcoat TC 493 was used in the wash bay area.
Let's Talk Concrete: Cold Weather Concreting
University of Utah football stadium reopens with Master Builders Solutions flooring
Master Builders Solutions’ MasterTop SRS flooring was installed in the new locker rooms, concessions, restrooms, and mechanical room areas to meet the challenges of heavy use and abuse.
Let's Talk Concrete: Preventing Concrete Scaling
New first-class petfood manufacturing facility installs Master Builders Solutions superior flooring
When Petsource created a new state-of-the-art facility in Seward, Nebraska for petfood manufacturers, the company demanded a “sanitary design with an unparalleled focus on food safety.” Master Builders Solutions offered a literal ground floor solution to their needs.
Customer Spotlight: Synthetic Plastering
Synthetic Plastering installs Senergy Channeled Adhesive CI Design from Master Builders Solutions to achieve a state-of-the-art building exterior.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording: High Performance/High Strength Concrete
Cold weather concreting: what you need to know
Colder weather is upon us but that doesn’t mean construction stops. When it comes to working with concrete in colder temperatures, good planning and preparation can mean the difference between success and failure on your next cold weather concreting project.
Low Dust Grouts and Concrete Mortars from Master Builders Solutions Help Companies Observe OSHA Standards
Master Builders Solutions has taken the lead in addressing exposure to these harmful air-borne agents on the front-end, by creating low-dust grouts and repair mortars.
A holistic approach to parking garage construction
Master Builders Solutions and Watson Bowman Acme have a broad range of products and support services that provide a holistic parking garage solution.
Why deferring maintenance of your parking garage will cost you more in the long run
Today parking structure owners and managers face many challenges from shrinking budgets to limited staff. As a result, it’s easy to fall into a cycle of deferred maintenance but this strategy comes with a heavy price in the long run.
Introducing Ucrete CS, the next generation heavy-duty flooring system with enhanced Color Stability
The new Ucrete CS offers colors that won’t yellow, resists staining from harsh conditions (including UV light), and provides a bright, attractive, and secure working environment for the long life of the floor.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording: Returned Concrete Management
Top reasons to work with a single manufacturer for the building envelope
When it comes to building materials and manufactures the architectural and design community has many options when designing and specifying for a new construction or restoration project. Here are six reasons to work with a single manufacturer for the entire building envelope.
Customer Spotlight: Western Wallboard Systems, Inc.
Western Wallboard Systems, Inc. installers and customers recognize tremendous benefits with Cement Board Stucco 1000 Wall System from Senergy by Master Builders Solutions.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording: Integral Waterproofing for Concrete
From metal to wood, brick and more—what are the top five trends in exterior cladding design?
When it comes to exterior walls of a building, both function and aesthetic appeal matter—not only does the exterior cladding of a building influence the look and feel of the surrounding environment, but also leaves lasting impressions. Check out the top five trends in cladding design.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording: Integrally Colored Concrete
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Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording: Finishability of Concrete
BIM-Enabled Tools and their Impact on Designing for High-Performance Building Solutions
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording – Hot Weather Concreting
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Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Modern Applications for Chemical Grouts in Underground Construction
Acrocrete by Master Builders Solutions and Pacific Supply host special event for contractors
Acrocrete by Master Builders Solutions and Pacific Supply partner to host an exciting event for contractors, featuring residential construction solutions.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Sustainability: EPDs and Eco-Efficiency Analysis
Introducing Ucrete HF60RT
Master Builders Solutions Ucrete HF60RT, a flow-applied flooring system, provides rapid installation, making it ideal for new construction and renovation projects with a fast-track schedule.
Master Builders Solutions partners with the CPI Foundation
Master Builders Solutions partnered with the CPI Foundation, a non-profit educational foundation, to support and promote their mission in assisting military service member civilian transition and national landmark preservation.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Troubleshooting Air in Concrete
Customer Spotlight: Pro Stucco LLC
Pro Stucco LLC achieves the beauty of stucco without the problems of stucco with the Cement Board Stucco (CBS) 1000 Wall System.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Utilizing Blended Cements & SCMs for Durability and Sustainability
MasterTop 1215 AHS Project Featured in CoatingsPro Magazine
MasterTop Epoxy flooring was featured in the May 2021 issue of Coating Pro magazine.
Master Builder Solutions Named Exclusive Reseller of COMMANDassurance
Master Builders Solutions has entered into an exclusive agreement with Command Alkon to be the sole third-party reseller of the COMMANDassurance in-transit concrete monitoring system.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Self-Consolidating Concrete | Master Builders Solutions
Introducing MasterSeal TC 295 Clear
MasterSeal TC 295 Clear offers a clear solution for top coating decorative blends of flakes, quartz and metallic pigment taking aesthetics and performance to the next level.
Customer Spotlight: Kole Construction
Kole Construction delivers on high-end design goals for new state-of-the-art residential high rise at the University of Illinois—with help from the Senergy Insulated Masonry Veneer System.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - MB Slab: Durable Concrete Slabs & Improved Service Life Through Extended Joint Spacing
Master Builders Solutions Launches Color Rendering Tool for Flooring
Design your own floor blend in seconds with this easy-to-use visualization tool.
Customer Spotlight: South Valley Prefab
South Valley Prefab shaves months off building construction schedules with factory-built, quality exterior wall panels.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Introduction to Admixtures
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Concrete Cracking: Causes and Prevention
Project Spotlight: Vallagio at Inverness
Using Senergy wall systems, Reconstruction Experts and Advanced Stucco Design collaborate to deliver a high-quality restoration solution.
Let's Talk Concrete Livestream Recording - Pursuit of Concrete Carbon Reduction
Top 5 Construction Systems Projects of 2020
Taking a look back at 2020 and recognizing the top five most memorable construction systems projects of the year.
New AIA Course: The Concepts of Color Appearance & Perception
This new AIA course introduces the concepts of color appearance and human perception, as well as provides participants with an understanding of pigment function and weatherability.
Customer Spotlight: Fox Valley Construction
How much does Contractor Peter Klyachenko like the Insulated Masonry Veneer System? So much, he’s putting it on his own home.