Big or small, all concrete projects require the use of concrete forms or molds. New, exciting innovations in concrete forming supplies have led to many advances in the concrete industry.
ConcreteNetwork.com, the leader in concrete product information, now offers the latest news, how-to tips and more on concrete forming supplies.
Simply put, “Forms are nothing more than a solid barrier that holds concrete in place…” according to The Concrete Network. Concrete forms and concrete molds allow concrete to be manipulated and worked into almost any shape, from large-scale commercial projects to custom kitchen countertops.
Explore the various types of concrete forms, from wood forms for concrete slabs, to insulated concrete forms for concrete homes, to forms for decorative concrete projects and more. Also, get familiar with smaller, more detailed molds, often used for countertops, sinks and concrete furniture.
No matter what type of form or forming system is used, the most important factor to achieving good results is how the forms are installed. The use of proper forms and installation can have a large impact on the strength and appearance of the finished product. It’s important that contractors learn as much about the latest systems available in today’s market.