steel troweling

steel troweling

The use of a trowel or a troweling machine in the final stages of concrete finishing operations to impart a relatively smooth surface to a concrete floor or other unformed concrete surface.
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These materials may cause patchy discoloration, especially if the concrete contains calcium chloride and has been finished by hard steel troweling. The discoloration occurs when the sheeting or paper becomes wrinkled.