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Pumce Concrete: Lightweight, Insulating, Durable - Hess …

For over 15 years, Hess Pozz and pumice aggregate has been used by leading oil field service companies to formulate strong, lightweight, flexible, and enduring well annulus concrete. Our DS-325 Pozz and DS-200 lightweight …

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insulating limecrete floors - Womersley's

crushed pumice, mixed with eminently hydraulic lime. Usually at a mix of 1 part lime to 3 parts light weight aggregate. Whilst some companies will lay these floors at 125mm thick it is usually recommended at 150mm deep. Limecrete is never left without a …

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Pumice-crete Building Systems of | El Prado NM | Get a Bid ...

Pumice-crete Building Systems of, Po, El Prado, NM holds a General Building license according to the New Mexico license board. Their BuildZoom score of 93 ranks in the top 27% of 37,161 New Mexico licensed contractors. Their license was verified as …

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pumice crete blocks - Earthen Touch Natural Builders

An image featuring the pumice crete blocks used in the walls of this 200 square foot music and studio add-on we built just north of Santa Fe, New Mexico. This was our second time building with this material which has been documented and tested to provide good insulation. The blocks themselves were created by a small company south of Albuquerque ...

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taos real estate-the fay company - Taos Web Center

PUMICE-CRETE. Pumice-crete is a low density concrete made from pumice aggregate, portland cement, and water. It is a mix that succeeds in providing structural strength and insulation in one material. Typically it is poured on site in wall thicknesses of 14" or greater and no additional insulation or structural components are neccessary. ...

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An introduction to Limecrete - Lincolnshire Lime

pumice, mixed with eminently hydraulic lime. Usually at a mix of 1 part lime to 3 parts light weight aggregate. Whilst some companies will lay these floors at 125mm thick it is usually recommended at 150mm deep. Limecrete is never left without a covering of tiles, flags or engineered timber on battens and these are laid on a screed

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The Godfather of Pumice-Crete | Enchanted Homes | …

Pumice-Crete Building Systems of New Mexico is a family owned and operated business, usually serving as a sub to a general contractor. Sons Evan (licensed in residential construction and head of his own company) and Wes are often called upon to assist MacHardy in the finishing details. There is an increasingly conscious thought going into the ...

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Lightweight Pumice is the Perfect Choice for Manufactured ...

Pumice is the ideal aggregate for these decorative concrete products: it can be sized for any needed mold shape, providing bulk and strength, yet results in an impressive, lightweight look-alike that can be used as an interior or exterior …

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Pumice-Crete Construction - Dreamcatcher Real Estate Co.

Shoveling pumice-crete into the forms. Pumice-crete is a mixture of pumice aggregate, cement and water. (The pumice comes from the remnants of volcanoes that give parts of our state a pre-historic landscape.) The mix was trucked in and poured in forms that created the walls of our home. The pumice-crete has a honey-comb texture when it dries.

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The Salamander Company : Natural, custom home builders …

The Salamander Co. LLC. ha s been building beautiful custom homes in the Taos area since 1998. We began specializing in Straw Bale building and have evolved to incorporate other technologies from Adobe to Frame, Pumice-Crete, SIPS panels and more.

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El Mirador Home : The Salamander Company

El Mirador Home. This 3200 sq. ft. Pumice-Crete home sits on the western slope of the foothills just south of Taos, NM. Tucked into the Pinon and Juniper trees with mountains to the east and the broad Taos Valley to the west the site is secluded and peaceful. The 14 " thick Pumice-Crete walls are poured into forms and finished with stucco to ...

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Hess Pumice

Hess Pumice is shipping its concrete-grade pozzotans in 50-, 1,200-and 2,000-1b. bags, or bulk. Hess Ready Mix, whose mixers are shown at the com- pany's pumice processing operation (left), has enlisted fellow Idaho producers in commercializing the pozzolans. Joining in the process, from left, are

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Horticultural Pumice | Acme Sand & Gravel

This lightweight stone is used to amend garden soil improving aeration and drainage while maintaining moisture levels. 3/8″ x 1/4″ sized Pumice. 1/4″ minus with about 20 % fines. Our pumice is horticulture grade, pH neutral, and …

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Our Story | Bend Cider Company

The Bend Cider House is an interesting and green structure in that the walls are made of pumice-crete, a "green" resource coming from our local volcanic lava and pioneered by the ancient Romans. The roof is a living roof design that has the potential for sanitary water catchment.

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lava concrete - Lava Works

Lava Concrete is most practical when scoria, pumice and other volcanic materials are regionally available. There is a range of Lava Concrete colors available based on the volcanic aggregate source. In general, natural scoria aggregates come in …

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Limecrete Solutions - The Limecrete Company

Limecrete is a flexible material to work with. Many problems turn out to have simple solutions. At High Down House the main contractor, St Blaise, needed a method of feeding electrical and mechanical services under the floor. In collaboration with the architects we designed and cast ductwork into the slab, simplifying the final floor finishes.

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Lightweight Precast Concrete for Commerial & Residential ...

The pumice provides both in-built insulation and a 40% weight reduction compared to standard precast concrete. The product can be used in both residential and commercial construction. We don't get involved in building ourselves; we simply …

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Pumice and Concrete: Pumice-Crete Structures

Pumice-Crete® is an innovative construction concept that combines the aggregate-binding properties of Portland cement with the lightweight ed-stone characteristics of pumice aggregate to create a unique structural wall …

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All the Walls of My House are Made of Pumice-crete

Pumice-crete is a mix of pumice aggregate (a very porous volcanic rock), portland cement, and water. The mix is mostly pumice with only enough cement to bind it together. This is considered a "lean mix" which maximizes the thermal insulating qualities of the walls. The mix is poured into forms creating 14" thick exterior walls and 8 ...

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Pumice Stone – Wild Aroma | Herbs & Spices | Crete

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Green Building - Dreamcatcher Real Estate Co.

Pumice-crete. Pumice-crete is a masonry material used for building the walls of residential and commercial buildings. It is a locally produced green building material. The raw materials are found within 200 miles of Taos. Using a volcanic stone called pumice combined with Portland, cement walls are cast on the building site.

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(PDF) Pumice aggregate self-compacting concrete (PASCC)

Pumice Aggregate Self-Compacting Concrete (PASCC) could be. a viable alternative to artificial LWASCC in countries rich in natu ral lightweight. aggregates, such as Gree ce. Pumice is a …

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Pumice-Crete Building Systems, Taos, NM - PO Box 539 ...

Pumice-Crete Building Systems is categorized under Home Builders (SIC code 1521). Current estimates show that the unit has a sales volume of $1,032,000 and staff of approximately 3 people. You can contact the company by phone at (505) 751-3076.

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Pumice and Concrete: Lightweight Insulating Concrete

PUMICE CONCRETE (not to be confused with Pumice-Crete®) is composed of Portland cement, pumice rock, pumice sand, pumice powder (pozzolan) and water. Compared to standard concrete, pumice concrete offers …

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Formulas for Lightweight Concrete - Green Home Building

A: (Robert Alexander) Below is the recipe for the mix we used to build the pumice-crete house. 5 - 5 gal buckets (25 gal.) of crushed, graded (3/8" ) and washed (no fines) pumice (dripping wet) 1/3 of a 5 gal bucket Portland cement . Approx 2 Gal. clean water. Mix just long enough ( ~2 min. after everything is in) to coat pumice.

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