In The News | QUIKRETE® 2017

 

In the News

As the largest manufacturer of packaged concrete in the United States, The QUIKRETE® Companies is regularly covered in broadcast, print and online media. Please visit this page, regularly, to see clips and links to the latest coverage.

Casting QUIKRETE House Numbers

October 2017
Casting QUIKRETE House Numbers
Quick-Setting Cement Makes the Job Fast
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DIY QUIKRETE and Metal Outdoor Endtable

October 2017
DIY QUIKRETE and Metal Outdoor Endtable
Concrete Novice Finds Success with Casting Project
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QUIKRETE Provides Best Practices for Cold Weather Plastering

September 2017
QUIKRETE Provides Best Practices for Cold Weather Plastering
Overcoming Temperatures, Humidity, Wind and Other Factors
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QUIKRETE Recognized for Best DIY

September 2017
QUIKRETE Recognized for Best DIY
Considered Exhaustive Resource for All Think Concrete and Masonry
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Repairs Using QUIKRETE Shotcrete and Cathodic Protection

September 2017
Repairs Using QUIKRETE Shotcrete and Cathodic Protection
Proven for Bridge and Highway Rehabilitation
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8 Backyard Projects That Start with a Bag of QUIKRETE

August 2017
8 Backyard Projects That Start with a Bag of QUIKRETE
DIY-Friendly Coolers, Fire Pits, Benches and Tables
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Professional Builder Magazine Recognizes QUIKRETE

August 2017
Professional Builder Magazine Recognizes QUIKRETE
Etching Stain and Concrete Mix Named Top 100 Products
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Ghost Table Wins QUIKRETE Won Bag Wonder 2.0

July 2017
Ghost Table Wins QUIKRETE Won Bag Wonder 2.0
Contest Reveals Creative Concrete Projects
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10 Everyday Items that Create Unbelievable QUIKRETE ProjectsRehabbing Faux Stone Steps with QUIKRETE

July 2017
10 Everyday Items that Create Unbelievable QUIKRETE Projects
Inspiration from Bowls, Bottle and even Legos
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Rehabbing Faux Stone Steps with QUIKRETE

July 2017
Rehabbing Faux Stone Steps with QUIKRETE
Creative Approaches to Crack Repair
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Punch Up Your Patio with QUIKRETE and Pavestone

June 2017
Punch Up Your Patio with QUIKRETE and Pavestone
Danny Lipford Shares Several Easy and Affordable Options
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QUIKRETE Shotcrete Key to Oregon Tunnel Restoratione

June 2017
QUIKRETE Shotcrete Key to Oregon Tunnel Restoration
772-Foot Dennis Edward Tunnel Restored
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Historic Pittsburgh Bridge Modernized with QUIKRETE Shotcrete

June 2017
Historic Pittsburgh Bridge Modernized with QUIKRETE Shotcrete
505-Foot Rankin Bridge Concrete Piers Rehabilitated
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Build a Fence with QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete

May 2017
Build a Fence with QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete
No Mixing Required to Install the Posts
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Home Projects Council Reveals Shopping Factors

May 2017
Home Projects Council Reveals Shopping Factors
QUIKRETE Offers Insight on What Drives Customers
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QUIKRETE Customizes Mortar Colors

May 2017
QUIKRETE Customizes Mortar Colors
Matching Brick and Stone Provides Endless Design Possibilities
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QUIKWALL Ideal for Building an Outdoor Grill Island

April 2017
QUIKWALL Ideal for Building an Outdoor Grill Island
Surface Bonding Cement Is to Apply and Strong
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QUIKRETE Web Traffic Reveals Interesting Mix of Fans

April 2017
Look Who’s Into Concrete
QUIKRETE Web Traffic Reveals Interesting Mix of Fans
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No. 3 Dow Chevrolet Rides with QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete

March 2017
No. 3 Dow Chevrolet Rides with QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete
Iconic Red Bag Races in Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500
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QUIKRETE Highlights New Concrete Repair Products at World of Concrete

February 2017
QUIKRETE Highlights New Concrete Repair Products at World of Concrete
Project Demonstrations Effectively Showcase Features and Benefits
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QUIKRETE Proud to Be American Made

February 2017
QUIKRETE Proud to Be American Made
Q-Max Stands as the Ultimate Concrete Mix
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QUIKRETE Customizes Southlake DPS Training Center

February 2017
QUIKRETE Customizes Southlake DPS Training Center
Masonry Colors Designed to Match Intricate Stone and Brick
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One Project Closer: How to Paint an Epoxy Concrete Floor Coating (Quikrete Example)

January 2017
How to Paint an Epoxy Concrete Floor Coating
(Quikrete Example)
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Popular Mechanics: How to Build a Rock Solid Planter with QUIKRETE

January 2017
How to Build a Rock Solid Planter with QUIKRETE
Countertop Mix Provides Smooth Finish
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QUIKRETE Receives Spirit of Life Award

December 2016
QUIKRETE Receives Spirit of Life Award
City of Hope Recognition Celebrates Three Decades of Support
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DIY Outdoor QUIKRETE Coffee Table

November 2016
DIY Outdoor QUIKRETE Coffee Table
Blogger Finds Success with First Concrete Project
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Slingbag from QUIKRETE® Protects Underwater Habitat

October 2016
Slingbag from QUIKRETE® Protects Underwater Habitat
Logan Diving & Salvage Stabilize St. Thomas Resort
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Marketing Magic: One Bag Wonders

October 2016
Marketing Magic: One Bag Wonders
QUIKRETE Challenges People to Share Creative Concrete DIT Projects
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Make a QUIKRETE 5000 Brain for Halloween

October 2016
Make a QUIKRETE 5000 Brain for Halloween
DIY Project Transforms Concrete into Spooky Decoration
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Preserving a Heritage Starts with QUIKRETE Stucco

October 2016
Preserving a Heritage Starts with QUIKRETE Stucco
Highland Park Town Hall Restored with Pre-Blended Material
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Repairs with QUIKRETE Can Help Sell a Home

September 2016
Repairs with QUIKRETE Can Help Sell a Home
Quick-Setting Cement Makes the Project DIY-Friendly
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Making a Bench with QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete and Redwood

September 2016
Making a Bench with QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete and Redwood
Modern Look for Outdoor Comfort.
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Builder Magazine: DIY TOILET REUSES WATER FROM THE SINK TO FLUSH

September 2016
QUIKRETE Concrete Top Makes Toilet Water Efficient
DIY Project Challenge Results in Unique Ideas
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Custom Firepits Made with QUIKRETE 5000

August 2016
Custom Firepits Made with QUIKRETE 5000
Mold Concrete into Any Size and Shape
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The QUIKRETE Companies Star on FOX Reality Competition Show

August 2016
The QUIKRETE Companies Star on FOX Reality Competition Show
Heisman Winner Tim Tebow Inspires Competitors to Fight for Heros
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Weekend Project: Making Concrete Planters with QUIKRETE

August 2016
Weekend Project: Making Concrete Planters with QUIKRETE
Large-Scale DIY Project Transforms Studio Space
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QUIKRETE Rehabilitates Coastal Carolina Pier and Landing

August 2016
QUIKRETE Rehabilitates Coastal Carolina Pier and Landing
Application of Form & Pour Helped Reclaim Structure Safety
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Renewing a Worn Concrete Patio with QUIKRETE

July 2016
Concrete Repair Made Easy with QUIKRETE
Proper Diagnosis and Surface Preparation Key
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Renewing a Worn Concrete Patio with QUIKRETE

July 2016
Renewing a Worn Concrete Patio with QUIKRETE
Concrete Resurfacer is Ideal for Structurally Sound Surfaces
QUIKRETE Plays Role on The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

July 2016
QUIKRETE Plays Role on The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Universal Studios Attraction Wins Industry Award
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QUIKRETE Shares Projects and Expertise with Shotcrete Industry

June 2016
QUIKRETE Shares Projects and Expertise with Shotcrete Industry
State DOTs Encouraged to Update Provisions
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Concrete Products - Sculpture Depicts Weightless QUIKRETE Disc

June 2016
Sculpture Depicts Weightless QUIKRETE Disc
Bowling Green Student Turns Concrete into Art
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Checking in with Chelsea

June 2016
DIY Concrete Pendant Lamps Brighten Outdoor Kitchen
QUIKRETE Sand Topping Mix Provides Smooth Finish
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Stepping Stones Score Points for Hallmark DIY Star Finalist

May 2016
Stepping Stones Score Points for Hallmark DIY Star Finalist
Mortar Mix is Key Ingredient in Winning Project
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Fine Homebuilding

May 2016
QUIKRETE Crack Resistant Concrete Provides Long-Term Results
Best Practices for Successfully Placing a Small Concrete Slab
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DIY Network - QUIKRETE Polyurethane Products Make Concrete Repairs Permanent

April 2016
QUIKRETE Polyurethane Products Make Concrete Repairs Permanent
Homeowners Find a Quick Fix with Flexible Material Applied with Caulk Gun
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Checking in with Chelsea

April 2016
Planting a Mailbox Garden with QUIKRETE
Fast-Setting Concrete Helps Move the Project Along
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Wall and Ceiling Alliance

March 2016
QUIKRETE Makes Concrete Sparkle
Penetrating Stains Provide Lasting Beauty
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The World of Masonry Construction

March 2016
QUIKRETE Q-MAX Pro Wins Most Innovative Product
Selected Industry Choice in Concrete Materials Category
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eHow

March 2016
Making Desktop Organizers with QUIKRETE and Legos
Cast Concrete Project Help Eliminate Clutter
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For Construction Pros


March 2016
QUIKRETE Gives SeaWorld Otters, Sea Lions and Seals New Home
Cemrock Landscaping Creates Habitat with Shotcrete and Stucco
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Walls and Ceilings - QUIKRETE Shares the Advantages of Pre-Blended Stucco


February 2016
QUIKRETE Defines the Various Stucco Systems
Selecting the Proper Product and Process for a Job
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Contractor Supply

February 2016
QUIKRETE Identifies Industry Trends at World of Concrete
Advanced Technology is Driving Change on the Concrete Industry
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Realtor Mag

January 2016
The Home Project Council Consider DIY versus DIFM
Homeowners Identify Comfort Level with Home Improvement
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Professional Builder

January 2016
New QUIKRETE Mobile App Recognized by Professional Builder Magazine
Named a "Top App for Builders: The Best, Most Useful, and Easiest"
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In The House Radion Show


January 2016
Home Makeover Highlighted by Stucco Restoration with QUIKRETE
Pre-Blended Products Provide Consistent High-Quality Results
Part 1 | Part 2
Popular Mechanics: How to Build a Rock Solid Planter with QUIKRETE

December 2015
The Force is Strong in QUIKRETE 5000
Stormtrooper Planter Made of Concrete
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QUIKRETE Q-Max Pro Named a This Old House Top 100 Product


November 2015
QUIKRETE Q-Max Pro Named a This Old House Top 100 Product
The Ultimate Concrete Mix for Contractors and Homeowners
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DIY Projects with Pete - Concrete Lazy Susan


October 2015
Making a Concrete Night Stand with QUIKRETE
DIY Pete Turns to Countertop Mix for Tabletop
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DIY Projects with Pete - Concrete Lazy Susan


September 2015
DIY Pete Makes a Lazy Suzan our of QUIKRETE
Concrete Takes a Turn in the Kitchen
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Walls and Ceilings - QUIKRETE Shares the Advantages of Pre-Blended Stucco


August 2015
QUIKRETE Shares the Advantages of Pre-Blended Stucco
Enhancing Jobsite Quality, Consistency and Efficiency
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Decorative Post Lamp Installed with QUIKRETE


August 2015
Decorative Post Lamp Installed with QUIKRETE
Fast-Setting Concrete Makes the Project DIY Friendly
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Designer Coco Rocha Makes a Classy Stool with Concrete


August 2015
Model Coco Rocha Makes a Classy Stool with Concrete
Decorative Furnishing Takes Little Time or Money
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A Spark of Creativity


August 2015
How To Transform an Awkward Basement Space with QUIKRETE 5000
Leading Home Improvement Blogger Finds Concrete Easy
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Concrete Repair Bulletin


August 2015
Differentiating Types of Shotcrete Applications
QUIKRETE Supports Wet Process and Dry Process
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DIY Cool Tools


July 2015
Zip & Mix QUIKRETE Concrete Repair Mortar for the Quick Fix
The Plastic Pouch Package Replaces Buckets or Wheelbarrows


June 2015
Expected Increase in DIY Home Improvement Project Spending
QUIKRETE Provides Insight on Survey Findings
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June 2015
Show Patriotism by Displaying the American Flag
QUIKRETE Fast-Setting Concrete Makes Setting a Post Easy
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June 2015
DIY QUIKRETE Bookends from Design Expert Clinton Kelly
Using Concrete for Inexpensive Industrial Chic Concrete Decor
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May 2015
QUIKRETE Celebrates its 75th Anniversary
Iconic Building and Home Improvement Brand Boasts Storied Legacy
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May 2015
QUIKRETE Profiles from National Hardware Show
Stains Highlighted for Decorating Standard Concrete Surfaces


May 2015
QUIKRETE Recommended for Repair to Damaged Concrete
Concrete Crack Seal and Vinyl Concrete Patcher Highlighted


April 2015
Make QUIKRETE Nesting Tables from Legos
Complete the Project in Six Hours for $15
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April 2015
Protecting Your Paver Patio with QUIKRETE PowerLoc
Polymeric Sand Prevents Washout, Weeds and Pests
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Popular Mechanics: How to Build a Rock Solid Planter with QUIKRETE

April 2015
QUIKRETE Comes to the Rescue on Fire Pit Project
Suggestions Improve Outdoor Entertainment Area
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March 2015
QUIKRETE Wins Three Shotcrete Awards
Tunnel Rehabilitation Projects Recognized
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March 2015
QUIKRETE Cements its Web Process
Launches New Mobile-Responsive Site
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March 2015
Landmark Church Reborn with QUIKRETE
Shotcrete Applied to Strengthen the New Structure
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March 2015
Fixing Foundation Cracks with QUIKRETE Hydraulic Water-Stop Cement
Eliminate Ongoing Issues Caused by Moisture Migration
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February 2015
QUIKRETE Promotes Concrete Projects on DoItYourself.com
Offers Educations, Encouragement and Inspiration
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February 2015
QUIKRETE Helps Southlake Serve and Protect
Custom Mortars Used to Build New Emergency Response and Training Center
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February 2015
QUIKRETE and Pavestone Make Outdoor Projects Easy
Products Promoted from Builders’ Show on National Home Improvement Show.


January 2015
QUIKRETE Shields Private Island from Danger
5,000 PSI Concrete Used for Protective Sea Wall.
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January 2015
Everything and the Kitchen Sink
QUIKRETE Countertops Highlight Makeover.
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Chad Corley
Director of Public Relations
The QUIKRETE® Companies
(404) 634-9100
(404) 808-9865
ccorley@quikrete.com