Perhaps the most ubiquitous of all building materials, rebar is familiar to all of us, even the general public. Short for reinforcing bar or reinforcement bar, rebar is a vital component of almost every modern construction project. But what exactly is it and how is it used? With developments coming all the time in construction
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We offer complete steel reinforcement solutions for your domestic or trade projects, providing prefabricated steel reinforcement and/or loose cut & bent rebar, reinforcement mesh fabric, and all required reinforcement accessories, fully detailed and labelled for simple, strightforward positioning and fixing.
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Based in the Midlands, Heaton Manufacturing provides bespoke manufacturing solutions for a wide range of industries, including construction, agriculture, building site security, and home fitness. We employ skilled designers and fabricators, and utilise modern technologies to deliver the results customers expect from British manufacturers.
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For construction projects to be structurally sound and guaranteed to remain so throughout their intended lifespan, it’s essential that the build follows best practice guidelines in terms of lateral strength and integrity of materials. To achieve the best possible strength for concrete elements of any build, whether commercial or domestic, reinforcement mesh is typically used,
Quick Links What is a concrete slab? What is a slab-on-grade foundation? What is a ground bearing slab? Laying good foundations is vital. We even say ‘get the foundations right and the rest will fall into place’, when talking about any kind of project, not just in construction. That’s because we all know just how
The minimum thickness of concrete members is dependent on a few variables: the type of component (such as beams or slabs), the size of the aggregate used within the mix, whether there is any steel reinforcement, and standards for fire resistance. In the UK, the design of concrete is covered by Eurocode 2: Design of