Alchemy-Spetec Blog

Debunking Myths About Lifting Slabs With Foam

How to Equip Your Spray Foam Rig for Slab Lifting

Atlanta Contractors Lift It Rite Featured in Spray Foam Magazine

Effective Water Treatment Facility Repairs

Quickly Cut Off High-Flow Leaks with Spetec PUR H200

Stop Large Water Leaks with Spetec PUR H100

The Deep LiftⓇ Process for Sinking Structures and Foundations

Resources for Infrastructure Repair Contractors

Lift Sunken Slabs & Stabilize Loose Soil Caused by Uncontrolled Water

Classic Sewer Failure (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Introducing the PolyShark Version 2.0

Introducing the MixMaster Pro Version 7.0

Case Study: Leak Seal in Water Treatment Plant Pump Station Manhole

Prevent Property Damage Caused by Uncontrolled Water

Case Study: Deep Soil Stabilization at Shopping Center

CE/PDH Accredited Presentation on Polyurethane Leak Seal Applications

CE/PDH Accredited Presentation on Polyurethane Geotech Applications

Ask Your Distributor to Schedule an Alchemy-Spetec Grout Lab

Grouting on Remote Sites (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Repairing Rocking Slabs

Products Made in the U.S.A.

Nationwide Field Support for Polyurethane Concrete Repair

Shut Down Gushing Leaks with Oakum & Chemical Grout (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Spring 2022 Geotech Training Report

What Is Polyurethane?

Why NSF Approval is Important for Polyurethane Concrete Repair Products

The PolyBadger: A Value Packed Compact Slab Lifting System

Why You Should Sign Up to Be Notified of Future Training Events

Alchemy-Spetec's Deep LiftⓇ Process

Filling Voids with Polyurethane Foam

Contractor Seals Leaks in Quenching Tanks for Aluminum Manufacturer

Need Help Starting a Slab Lifting Business?

How to Make Single-Component Samples

Sealing Leaks with 1-Component vs 2-Component Resins (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Alchemy-Spetec Spring 2022 Training SOLD OUT!

Alchemy-Spetec Welcomes Andrew Geschke as Operations Manager at Tucker, GA Facility

Alchemy-Spetec Welcomes Jacob Bryant as Geotech Services Technician

Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Polyurethane Resins (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Void Fill to Save Retaining Wall at Luxury Residence

Reminder - Geotech Training: March 29th - 31st, 2022

Slab Lifting Essential to Omaha Warehouse Renovation

Create an Effective Presentation for Your Contracting Business

A Resolution for the New Year: Mitigate I & I

Applications of Polyurethane: Void Fill, Slab Leveling, and Slab Lifting

Division Manager - Geotech Position Created & New Southeast Regional Manager Hired

Geotech Training: March 29th - 31st, 2022

Stabilizing Sandy Soils with AP Soil 600

Gravel Wall Solidified with AP Fill 720

Leak Seal Chemical Grout Installation Techniques (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

How 2021 Empowered Us to Serve You Better in 2022

Safety: The Ultimate Gift

Using Leak Seal Grouts (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Chemical Grouts for Leak Seal - A History (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

The Alchemy-Spetec Structural Repair Product Line

Introducing AS Pump Flush

Retaining Wall Replacement Stabilization with AP 720

Winterizing a PolyBadger

Take Advantage of the Section 179 Tax Break on Equipment Before the Year Ends

Slab Lifting at a High School in Buffalo, New York

Polyurethane Resin in Mines (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Contractors Complete Fall 2021 Geotech Training

AP Gel Patch for Structural Repair of Concrete

Winterizing a Slab Lifting Rig

Stabilizing Soil in Cold Weather

Sealing Leaks in Cold Weather

Lifting Slabs in Cold Weather

Polyurethane Injection vs Mudjacking

Repairing Warehouse Slabs with Polyurethane

When to Use Polyurethanes vs Epoxies for Sealing Leaks (Guidance from the Grout Geek)

Polyurethane Estimating Calculator & Leak Seal Material Selection Guide

Warehouse Floor Repair

The Trouble with Voids

Reminder! Geotech Training: Oct 26th - 28th, 2021

Chemical Grout Durability

Stopping Groundwater Infiltration in Manholes

Top Three Alchemy-Spetec Blog Posts

Remedial Waterproofing for Tilt-Up Panels

Geotech Training: Oct 26th - 28th, 2021

Sealing Water Infiltration in Leaking Joints, Inverts and Manholes

What Makes the PolyShark® Unique?

Three Steps to Effective I & I Repair

How To Evaluate a Site for Deep LiftⓇ & Deep Stabilization

Three Resources for Finding Slab Lifting Jobs

INJECTR Series 4 Pack: Complete Grab & Go Leak Seal Solution

How to Select the Right Grout for Crack Injection

Chemical Grout vs Hydraulic Cement for Leaks and Infiltration

Stabilizing & Lifting a Bridge Approach Slab with Polyurethane

The Super Powers of Oakum & Grout

Cracked Concrete, Steam Leaks, and Wood Veneer

Don't Let a Conduit Leak Shut Down Your Building

Polyurethane Solutions for Sealing Leaks

Filling Voids with One-Component Polyurethane

Saving a Luxury Penthouse Suite from Costly Water Damage (Just in Time!)

Control Gushing Leaks with Curtain Grouting

Stabilize Soil with Polyurethane

Sealing Leaks - Crack Injection & Curtain Wall Grouting

Concrete Repair with Polyurethane -  Resources

Case Study: Contractor Successfully Completes Unique & Challenging Driveway Lift

Case Study: Protecting a Building Foundation Next to an Excavation Site

Rising Judgements in Slip & Fall Cases Relevant to Sunken Slab Liability Risk?

Case Study: Protecting Drinking Water from Potential Flood Contamination

Case Study: Sealing Leaks in a Church Wall to Stop Costly Flooding of Elevator Pit

Case Study: Stabilizing a Foundation to Save a Valuable Two Story House

Case Study: Leaks in Wastewater Treatment Plant Sealed to Prevent Environmental Contamination

Erin Rothman - In I&I, Effective Monitoring Leads to Effective Repairs

Alchemy-Spetec Launches Manufacturing Facility in Reno, NV

Erin Rothman - The Origins of StormSensor I&I Monitoring Technology

Erin Rothman - I&I Monitoring Technology Detects River Backflowing Into Combined Sewer System

Erin Rothman - Measuring Water Levels for I & I Management

Coating Failure Caused by Moisture

Charlie Lerman Interviews Erin Rothaman - CEO & Founder of StormSensor

Starting Up a Slab Lifting Business

Josh Van Hook on the Importance of Keeping Leak Seal Products in Stock

Josh Van Hook Looks Back on His Most Interesting Grout Jobs

Josh Van Hook & Charlie Lerman Contemplate “Grout Nirvana”

Josh Van Hook Discusses Common Grouting Mistakes

Use AP Pump Saver 195 to Reduce Isocyanate Contamination in Your Pump Lube Reservoir

Charlie Lerman and Josh Van Hook Discuss Leak Seal Distribution

Alchemy-Spetec Assists Customer with Custom Rig Graphics

Announcing AP Lift 435

A Competitive Edge for Contractors

Alchemy-Spetec Welcomes New Operations Manager Daryl Miller

Geotech Equipment - Slab Lifting, Soil Stabilization, Seawall Repair

Leak Seal Equipment - Crack Injection, Curtain Grouting, Waterstop

Repairing Manhole Groundwater Infiltration with Polyurethane Grout

Spend a Little on Infrastructure Infiltration Repair, Save a LOT on Wastewater Treatment Costs

Mitigating I & I - An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

Polyurethane Leak Seal with Spetec PUR GT380

Polyurethane Leak Seal with Spetec PUR GT350

AP Pump Saver 195 - Lubricate and Protect Single Component Pumps

Manhole and Storm Culvert Leak Repair

Sealing Leaks for Vacuum Testing

Curtain Wall Grouting Explained

Crack Injection Explained

Get a Custom Animated Explainer Video for Your Contracting Business

Stabilizing Slabs in an Omaha Warehouse with the PolyBadger

Paul Layman: Favorite Types of Grout

Paul Layman: Dealing with Failures and Challenges

Slab Lifting with Polyurethane Foam

Alchemy-Spetec Welcomes Brian Oeder as VP of Sales and Marketing

Paul Layman: Most Interesting Grout Jobs

Paul Layman: Common Pitfalls for New Grouters

Essential Seawall Repair Blogs

How to Tow a Trailer: 8 Basic Safety Tips

Crack Injection with Polyurethane Grout (Demo Video)

The Grout Geek Interviews Industry Legend Captain Grout!

Slab Lifting with a Standard Rig (Demo Video)

Lifting with the PolyBadger (Demo Video)

John Ziebell: Thoughts on Industry Consolidation

Crack Injection with the Spetec F400 INJECTR Series Cartridge (Demo Video)

Giving the Gift of Safety

John Ziebell: Common Mistakes in Chemical Grouting

Seawall Repair: Flowable Fill vs Polyurethane Resin

John Ziebell: Interesting Chemical Grouting Applications

Alchemy-Spetec Surface Cleaner

John Ziebell: Advice for Young Engineers

Alchemy-Spetec Hand Sanitizer

Leveling a Concrete Car Park Slab with Polyurethane

John Ziebell Reflects on 36 Years in the Industry

Take Advantage of the Section 179 Tax Break on Equipment Purchases While You Can

Charlie Lerman: The Importance of Exploratory Grouting

PolyShark Seawall Repair & Soil Stabilization Pump Skid

How Does Polyurethane Lifting Work?

Manage Customers and Projects with CRM Software

Charlie Lerman: Leak Seal Pump Systems

Field Service When YOU Need It

To Pre-Drill or Not to Pre-Drill?

Port Spacing and Location

Charlie Lerman: Who I’ve Learned the Most From in the Industry

How to Avoid Serious Hazards When Lifting Post-Tension Slabs

Sealing Leaks in Cold Weather

Lifting Slabs in Cold Weather

Charlie Lerman: Grouting as a Game

Maintaining the Compressed Air System in Your Rig

Turbo-Charge Your Geotech Business with a Premier Material Provider

Save Time & Money with INJECTR Series Cartridges

Dynamic Cone Penetrometer: An Essential Tool for Deep Lift® Jobs

How to Deal with Bound Slabs on a Concrete Leveling Job

Sealing Leaks in a Historic Brick Wall with Spetec AG200

Charlie Lerman Discusses the Chemical Grouting Industry

Alchemy-Spetec Welcomes New Inside Sales Manager David Park

Alchemy-Spetec Welcomes New Western Regional Manager Joel Bryant

Polyurethane Seawall Repair in Florida

Are You Tuning in to The Injection Connection?

Great Lakes Flooding Increases Demand for Seawall Repair

3M Scotch Guard 5600 Still Appears in Specs Despite Being Discontinued (Here's a Replacement)

AP Fill 700 Polyurethane Foam vs Cement Grout for Soil Stabilization

Matt and Travis from Lift It Rite on the Best Blade for Cutting Bound Slabs

Tips for New Slab Lifters from Matt & Travis of Lift It Rite

Why Are You Trippin'?

Polyurethane Foam - Less Downtime and Increased Bottom Line

Three Critical Warning Signs of Possible Seawall Failure

Hand Sanitizer Regulations Explained

INJECTR Series: Grout & Accelerator in an Easy to Use Single Cartridge

Common Causes of Seawall Failure

Colt Hullander Joins Alchemy-Spetec as Director of Technical Services - Geotech Division

Sealing Gushing Leaks in Precast Manholes with GT380 and Oakum Soakum

Sealing Precast Manhole Joint Infiltration with Spetec PUR GT380

Spetec PUR GT380: Shut Off Leaks in Structures Where Movement May Occur

Matt Chittick and Travis Germick of Lift It Rite