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Next to water, concrete is used more than any material in the world. It is poured, formed, molded, colored, and textured into every conceivable use in Nanuet.

Local Companies

Lowe's of Paterson, NJ
973-341-8102
265 McLean Boulevard Paterson, NJ, 07504
Paterson, NJ
Sloatsburg Hardware
845-753-2725
88 Orange Turnpike
Sloatsburg, NY
The Home Depot
(973)812-8390
545 Route 46
Totowa, NJ
The Home Depot
(914)235-7575
55 Weyman Ave
New Rochelle, NY
Kmart 7654 / Cross Merch
(718) 671-5377
300 Baychester Ave
Bronx, NY
Fastenal- Buchanan
914-736-0156
12B White St Buchanan, NY, 10511
Buchanan, NY
Colon's Hardware
973-742-5357
306 Market Street
Paterson, NJ
Lowe's
(973) 341-8102
265 Mclean Boulevard
Paterson, NJ
The Home Depot
(845)781-4307
254 Larkin Drive
Monroe, NY
The Home Depot
(914)963-3003
601 South Sprain Rd
Yonkers, NY

Source: CONCRETE PRODUCER MAGAZINE
Publication date: July 1, 2007

By Budd Newcomb

Next to water, concrete is used more than any material in the world. It is poured, formed, molded, colored, and textured into every conceivable use. Thought to be a product of the modern world, the ancient Egyptians used a primitive concrete in their pyramids and the Romans built the Coliseum with it. Today, it is taken for granted; however, without concrete, our world would be considerably different.

Precast concrete tile is just one of its many forms. Tiles are manufactured by three different processes: wetcast, ram pressed, and extruded. They can be produced in many varieties of shapes, sizes, textures, and colors. There is no limit to the textures, whether man-made or duplicating a creation of nature.

Still, concrete tile has its proponents and its detractors. Some overlook the simple fact that hundreds of thousands of square feet have been installed properly around the world for centuries without any unusual problems. The key words are “properly installed.”

Concrete tile's history

In Southern California during the 1920s and 30s, precast concrete tiles were used extensively. In the 1940s, 50s, and 60s, marble chips were added to make popular precast terrazzo tiles. After the 1970s, the many small manufacturers throughout Southern California did not communicate for the betterment of the industry.

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