You may have heard the term ‘floor screed’ bandied about but what is it and what is it used for? In the construction of concrete floors, there is a tolerance that needs to be worked to. With prestressed concrete units and beam and block floors, the tolerances are not high enough for a floor finish to be laid without a sacrificial levelling layer. This is known as ‘floor screed’ Floor
Whether you are laying a pre-cast concrete plank, a block and beam floor, or installing an underfloor heating system, screed is the perfect solution. It’s a solution that takes out inconsistencies and irregularities in the level of the concrete, so that floor covering can be laid to a viable tolerance. However, ready-mixed screeds – such as those provided by JCW Floor Screeding – have a working time of 12 hours
JCW Group MD John Wilkins awards The Barry Hobson memorial trophy for Health and Safety to Paul Brady for the second quarter of 2019. Well Done Paul and his gang for their constant attention to Health and Safety Awareness.
Are you looking to install a floor screed to your project? To provide a level sub base or encapsulate underfloor heating pipes? Here at JCW, we specialise in floor screeding and work on projects of all sizes. We provide quality products and installation expertise to guarantee a level finish to which all manner of floor coverings can be applied. Be it tile, carpet, vinyl or wooden flooring screed can provide
Every day, you’ll find Joe Dolwin out at one of our project sites. It’s his job to inspect each site to ensure our floor screeding teams are working safely. Floor screed inspections happen at random – our 15 screed teams don’t know where Joe will be heading next and they don’t know when he’ll inspect their site. And that’s just the way Joe likes it. “You can’t pay lip service