Concrete Countertop Mix
enCOUNTER™ Professional Countertop Mix is a unique blend of various sizes aggregate, with medium and fine graded sands, which is blended with Portland Cement and proprietary performance enhancing ingredients. enCOUNTER is excellent for the cast-in-place method, pre-casting, and thin wall panels.
enCOUNTER offers significant advantages over other countertop mixes. When enCOUNTER is mixed according to manufactures recommendations there is minimal to no shrinking, cracking, or curling. enCOUNTER easily takes any shape and can be a structural material, capable of long unsupported spans and cantilevers. enCOUNTER readily accepts color hardner, integral color, reactive acid stains, water borne stains and acetone based stains. enCOUNTER will cantilever where other natural materials or bagged mixes may need permanent support. The lower water demand of enCOUNTER minimizes shrinkage, cracking while providing workability, precise water measurements is important. The lower water content used in the enCOUNTER Mix minimizes curling, a common issue with many other mixes.
Seeding the enCOUNTER Mix with decorative glass, personal items, or polished and natural stones can produce countertops that are unique and customized for the owner. Making the countertop a “one of a kind” piece of artwork.
enCOUNTER's high early strength gains allow for polishing sooner than most other mixes. An added benefit of polishing is that it exposes the rock. enCOUNTER reaches 8,870 psi plus, in 28 days with only water. No other admixtures necessary.
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