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Your concrete wall, your way

By | July 15th, 2013|Concrete Wall|

There’s nothing “pre-fab” about Artisan Precast projects. Granted, they’re about as complicated to install as a big Lego system. We slide  precast concrete panels between “H” beam posts every 5 feet, then silicone caulk. But each project — and each client — is unique. We will work with you to give you exactly what you need, not [...]

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In a bind? Precast concrete walls give you “wiggle room”

By | July 8th, 2013|Concrete Fence|

Inches matter, even in some of the biggest projects. Architects and engineers turn to Artisan precast concrete walls when there is no room to spare. We built a wall for a project in Northern California that was a city in-fill project, with a zero lot line. Everything was extremely tight on the job, so they [...]

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Yep, you CAN have it all!

By | July 1st, 2013|Concrete Wall|

Remember the old project management adage: “Fast, cheap, good. You can pick 2.” What if you didn't have to choose? Our clients who needed a screening wall for a new McDonald’s in Northern California didn’t choose. They got a cheaper, better-looking wall and we installed it a week BEFORE their deadline. Here’s the story: The [...]

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Admire our precast concrete walls — with your ears

By | June 24th, 2013|Concrete Wall|

Precast concrete walls from Artisan are molded and cast to imitate stone, brick or wood. They come in a dozen finishes and colors. But many of our walls’ biggest fans don’t love them because of what they see. They love them because of what they don’t hear. Our walls line busy freeways in Florida, Washington and Illinois [...]

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A relationship as solid as a precast concrete wall

By | June 17th, 2013|Concrete Wall|

You’d think the average concrete wall or fence would be a “one and done” project for us. After all, Artisan Precast products are made of concrete mixed and cured under controlled conditions before being shipped to the installation site. Once we install them, they’ll do the job for decades without fading or failing. But we build more [...]

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