What’s In Your Summer Concrete Tool Arsenal?

Updated December 20, 2023 | November 18, 2022
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Make your next concrete project easier with some of our favorite construction tools and concrete products, available at Intermountain Concrete Specialties, your concrete supplier.

1. Efflock by NewLook International

When the weather is warm, efflorescence—that white, powdery substance caused by vapor migrating to the surface of a slab—begins to appear on concrete. Think of it as dandruff on your concrete (nobody wants that!). Efflock is a fast-acting, water-based concrete and masonry cleaner that removes chemical impurities at a nano-molecular level, so you can get rid of the problem for good.

2. Jackson Wheelbarrows

The professional’s choice for superior quality and performance, the latest Jackson Wheelbarrow at Intermountain Concrete Specialties features steel handles, a flat-free tire and a 6-cubic-foot steel drum that can carry huge loads. This thing is made to be tough!

3. Sikaflex Self-Leveling Concrete Sealant

It’s a great time of year to seal cracks and joints in concrete sidewalks, balconies, garages, terraces, pavements and more. With Sikaflex Self-Leveling Sealant, you get a high-performance, premium-grade polyurethane sealant with accelerated curing capacity. Stop by your local Intermountain Concrete Specialties and let us show you the best way to use it.

4. Keson Industries Measuring and Marking Tools

Just in from Keson Industries! Check out the variety of long and short tape measures, chalk, chalk boxes, string lines and measuring wheels. Make your mark with the best measuring and marking tools.

5. MBW Concrete Equipment

Check out the latest MBW equipment. MBW has always been stellar and offers quality safety standards and a patented low vibration” feature.

6. Topcon RL-H4C All-In-One Laser

For more measuring perfection, check out this cool laser. The Topcon RL-H4C, all-in-one laser combines the functionalities of three lasers in one. Horizontal, slope and long range in one tough package—where distance and accuracy meet. Get it at any Intermountain Concrete Specialties location.

Occasionally we have surplus items (see below), or really great deals to pass on to you. Check our promotional items page for current deals.

7. Norton 4×4 Max Cut Diamond Blade (14 inches)

Dependable performance and quality assurance is what every concrete contractor asks for—and Norton’s 4×4 MaxCut Diamond Blade delivers. The 4×4 MaxCut delivers true cutting performance, longer life and anti-crack gullets that help resist core cracking under extreme conditions. Visit one of our convenient locations for a great promotional deal on this blade now.

8. Re-Grip Yellow

8. Re-Grip Yellow
Improve the grip on hammers, shovels, hatchets, pipe wrenches, trowels and more. Re-Grip adds durability and comfort to almost any handle.

ICS Re-Grip Yellow

9. Husqvarna Fuel (Quart)

Husqvarna pre-mixed fuel is ready-to-use, ethanol-free, 95 octane premium blend designed for optimal engine performance. 50:1 fuel to oil ratio stays fresh. Get it at one of our convenient locations.

10. Briggs & Stratton 6-Gallon Air Compressor

The Briggs & Stratton 6-gallon air compressor brings both power to portability. Equipped with tough wheels to move across rugged job sites, it has an oil-free pump for less maintenance and a removable handle for easy storage.

11. Norton Construction Products GC55 Concrete Saw

Use the GC55 Concrete Saw from Norton Construction Products on green, cured and decorative concrete, and for cutting expansion joints. The GC55 Concrete Saw features a compact, lightweight design, backed by a reliable Honda 5HP gasoline engine for superior performance. This small push saw has a low, wide-profile; improved wheel design for stable cutting even over debris, and folds down for easy storage and transport.

12. Outpak Corrugated Concrete Washouts

The last thing you want to worry about is a complicated system for containing and removing hazardous waste from home concrete projects and job sites. Outpak Corrugated Concrete Washouts are designed to provide portable, cost-effective, EPA-friendly solutions for safely removing washout materials such as concrete sediment, stains and paints. The washouts are made with heavy-duty, water-treated fiberboard, yet are light, durable and fold flat for storage. Setup is quick and easy. After the washout has been filled with runoff material, allow the high-pH wastewater to evaporate, leaving only solid concrete waste, then load it up in a flatbed for easy transportation. Outpak Corrugated Concrete Washouts are available in 30″x30″, 4’x4′ and 6’x6′.

13. Aervoe Construction Marking Paint

Perfect for mapping out project sites and underground utilities, Aervoe Construction Marking Paint is the manufacturer’s flagship marking paint—and for good reason. This high-quality construction marking paint is designed for upside-down marking applications while providing excellent color visibility lasting up to three months. Aervoe Construction Marking Paint is available in a variety of colors.

14. Kapro 985D Digiman Professional Magnetic Digital Level

Nothing is worse than doing all that hard work only to notice your project isn’t level! With digital accuracy of 0.1º at level and plumb, the Kapro 985D Digiman Professional Magnetic Digital Level is one of our favorite simple, yet necessary, tools when it comes to highest accuracy and angle measuring. This Kapro level features Plumb Site® Dual-View™ vial, solid acrylic vials, Ergo Grip™ handles, shockproof end caps, tilted LCD display with backlight, recalibration function and a 180º readout display that remains straight when the level is upside down. Large silicone buttons make this level easy to use while wearing gloves.

Whatever concrete you might need, we can help. Just give us a call of come by any of our convenient locations.