Tag Archives: Barry Justus

Using rebar in aquatic design

By Barry Justus

Builders of swimming pools, spas and water features are required to work under a variety of conditions and in diverse locations. Earthquake zones, expansive clays, hillsides, ascending slopes, rooftops, freeze/thaw, solar cycles and a wide array of increasingly sophisticated and complex aquatic designs can challenge one’s construction abilities.

Reinforced concrete, which comprises reinforcement bar (rebar), cement, aggregates, air, additives and water for hydration, is a versatile building material suitable for a variety … Continue reading Using rebar in aquatic design

+ Read More