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A Pier System for the Ups and Downs

By | December 15th, 2016|Concrete Fence, Concrete Wall|

Precast concrete walls use a unique pier system that beats out traditional masonry in several ways. One of the most common challenges we find on projects is rising and falling topography. How do you put up a wall that goes up the side of a hill? A typical masonry wall has one long, continuous foundation. [...]

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We’re Flexible

By | December 1st, 2016|Concrete Fence, Concrete Wall|

There is always at least one specification in a project that makes it unique. So at Artisan Precast, we have learned to be flexible. Each job has a variety of environmental influences and specifications. Are you in a residential neighborhood or an industrial park? Why does the customer need the wall or fence? Is the [...]

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Repair Quickly in Precast Concrete

By | November 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

So you have installed your new Artisan precast concrete walls, and they look great. They're attractive and clean and have nothing to repair. Then later, an 18-wheeler comes to make a delivery and fails to see in his rear view mirror that there is a great-looking precast concrete wall behind him. What do you do [...]

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Staining Concrete Walls

By | November 10th, 2016|Concrete Fence, Concrete Wall|

At Artisan Precast, we use a staining process to create an authentic look for your concrete walls. There are a few other ways to do this, but none of them are as effective and practical as staining. There was an article in the news recently about a problem in the suburbs of a big city. [...]

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Installation: Begin with the End in Mind

By | November 3rd, 2016|Concrete Fence, Concrete Wall|

Before you start the first steps of a project, you are already thinking of the last steps. That is why we get many questions about the installation of our precast concrete screening walls and fences. Here are some of the questions and answers we get about installation. Why do you do installation yourself instead of [...]

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