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Standard concrete mixes are useful in most applications, but for some applications, you may want to increase the strength of the concrete. Here are steps to increase the strength of concrete. Steps 1 Understand the two factors determining the strength of concrete when used in building: Compressive strength is obtained by design, using the cement to aggregate ratio as a base, then adding admixtures for increased strength. Reinforcing strength is obtained by adding either fiber reinforcing, deformed reinforcing bars (rebar), welded wire fabric, or other optional reinforcing materials.   Determine the requirements for your project. For foundations, slabs, and beams,...

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