Hammering Out Concrete Problems

hammer-132x300 Hammering Out Concrete ProblemsIf you have a concern about the integrity of cracked or spalled concrete, consider using a simple but reliable test.

Tap the concrete with a hammer.  A sharp, ringing sound tends to indicate that the concrete is sound.  A dull hollow sound means that the concrete may be unsound, unbonded, delaminated or deteriorated.

It sounds simple and it is…….hammer away!