Tilt-up is rapidly becoming the building of choice for retail stores, schools, churches, office buildings, apartments, high-end commercial structures and even residential homes. No one knows more about tilt-up than the sales staff at Intermountain Concrete Specialties. We offer the industry’s most complete product line and engineering support services.
We offer the world’s largest source of forming hardware and tilt-up accessories. Lifting inserts, braces, brace anchors, aluminum strong backs, rear supports, dobie, bolsters and spacers, ground release and gyro tilt systems. These are just a few of the many products available to ensure safe, efficient lifting and placement of panels. No job is too large or too small.
No one knows concrete forming and tilt-up construction better. With dozens of brands, tens of thousands of products and a continuous history of construction innovation, productivity and product savings are built in.
Plasti-Flex™ Double Chamfer is commonly used for tilt-up concrete forms. Ultra-smooth Double Chamfer faces provide a superb architectural finish with Chamfer on both edges designed to conform thicknesses of lumber, LSL, or LVL. Plasti-Flex™ Double Chamfer is highly durable for optional reuses and great results.
Efficient – quick and easy installation* onto common thicknesses of lumber, LSL, or LVL for perimeter forms and some door and window block-outs
Reusable – Highly durable plastic provides extended use
Attractive – Smooth flawless finish in concrete
Our plastic Poly-Comp™ Gold plastic chamfer strips deliver clean edges and straight lines in less time, with less hassle and at a low overall cost. Your customers will appreciate the smooth, flawless releases on beveled corners, panel joints or details in precast, tilt-up, and cast-in-place projects. Easy to apply with approved spray adhesives and silicon along edges on precast or tilt-up beds, and with staple guns, spray adhesives, and/or finish nails for cast-in-place job-built applications.
Smooth, flawless and non-absorbent surface nearly eliminates swelling for a quick, clean release
Huge savings on finish work—little or no grinding, sacking or patching required
Easy to cut with chamfer cutters or standard wood-working tools
Little waste—available in convenient lengths, with no rough grain or knots
Clean release with little or no release agent—no sugaring or unsightly spalling
Light weight makes it easy to carry on the job—half the weight of wood or fiberboard
Flat bundles stack and store easily
Bundles well labeled on ends—easy to count and track inventory
Poly-Comp™ Plastic Reveal Strips (also known as rustication or drip strips) provided architecturally pleasing details for precast, tilt-up and cast-in-place concrete casts. The clean release provides a superior, consistent, ultra-smooth finish.
Common uses include:
Application is easy. For tilt-up and precast construction, Poly-Comp Reveal Strips can be applied to the casting bed with plastic-approved adhesives, double-sided tape, nylon nail-ins or silicon caulking. For cast-in-place construction, Poly-Comp can be applied to wood forms with staples, finish nails or silicone caulking, and with onto steel forms using plastic-approved spray glues or doubled-sided tape.
Easy, clean release
No sugaring, rough grain or knots like with wood reveal strips
Little or no grinding, patching or sacking required
Economical—saves material costs, and saves on labor for installation and stripping
Preferred lengths mean less waste
Well-marked bundles for efficient inventory tracking
Concrete Slab Edge Forming System