Get out your calendars, concrete lovers! It’s time for the National Precast Concrete Association’s annual Precast Show, a smorgasbord of educational events, social opportunities and the precast world’s largest such trade show in North America. Here the industry’s key figures convene to talk shop, swap... View More
If you're anything like us, you'll be spending the next couple of Sundays decking out your outdoor space for the holidays. This will probably involve Santas, sleighs, poinsettias, bows and much more, and we're certain it will involve lights. We've rounded up the top types... View More
Precast concrete walls sound great because they sound like nothing at all. Let us explain.
Our walls are often used as highway or development sound barriers, noise walls that muffle and redirect environmental sound. Call them acoustic, sound or noise barriers, but they all do the... View More
This is the wall that put us on the precast concrete map.
The very definition of solid and sturdy, the 1.0 is an excellent example of what precast concrete can do. In fact, the attributes are so long we've put them in a handy list:
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Here at Permacast, security is a big deal. Since we're in the business of making the most stalwart precast concrete walls on the market, we've learned a thing or two about keeping communities safe along the way. Our products are charged with the task of securing... View More
There are several key trends in landscaping that should be on the radar of HOA boards and community managers now, especially as they look to update and prepare their properties for the season. It's a great time to improve the existing landscape by making repairs... View More
If you want to know more about precast after reading our blogs, it may be time to consider the Master Precaster program with the NPCA's Precast University.
Yes, you too can become an expert in one of the most compelling and highly-utilized materials to come around... View More
If you don't already know, it's about time you find out.
LEED is the gold standard for responsible, ethical, efficient design, construction and operation of structures. V4 is the latest iteration of that standard, a completely innovative, forward-thinking set of criteria that reflect how healthy your... View More
Wondering where you can find Permacast in action?
In Florida, we cater to Jacksonville, Naples, Orlando, Sarasota, St. Petersburg and Tampa. Find yourself in Texas, and our service area includes Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Midland and San Antonio. In these cities, you'll see enduring examples... View More
We've talked about how precast concrete stands up to hurricanes as well as what you can do to protect your property from a storm, but how can you protect yourself from the psychological impacts of an impending hurricane?
The short answer is, you can't, but there... View More