Polished Concrete Blog

Frequently Asked Questions About Concrete

September 20, 2017

Are Concrete Floors Prone To Cracking? The biggest concern the comes from concrete customers is the potential of cracked floors. However, some people love the rustic, organic look that can come from staining concrete floors and leaving minor cracks exposed in various places. If cracks are not something that you are looking to achieve, microtoppings allow you to hide the cracks under a smooth, new surface that can also accept a wide array of different colors and decorative treatments. Click here to learn more about decorative concrete overlays and the options you have. Read More


Why Schools Should Utilize Polished Concrete Floors

September 13, 2017

It’s back to school season and everyone is talking about the growing trend of polished concrete floors being implemented into schools. Whether the project is a new build or any sort of rehab, polished concrete is unique, eye-catching, durable, cost-effective, and long lasting. Every year, schools around the world spend millions of dollars replacing worn out tile, carpet, and other types of flooring. With polished concrete floors, longevity is significantly higher and costs are strikingly lower. Some examples of areas that work well for polished concrete in schools include classrooms, hallways, entryways, restrooms, and auditoriums. There are many other reasons why polished concrete is a great option to have in schools of all different sizes. Read More


Commercial Installation Highlight - Candlewood Church Woodcrete Flooring Omaha, Nebraska

September 06, 2017

Hardwood floors have been one of the hottest trends of modern day projects for years. They are very popular and highly desired. Many people admire the rustic appeal, timelessness, and durable feel of hardwood floors. Although, they can be very expensive and require a lot of maintenance over the years. Some people turn to laminate or linoleum flooring instead, but these options have a short lifespan and cause major problems ending in you having to replace them before you want to (or can afford to!). Needless to say, this will only leave you with frustration and a (large!) dent in your wallet. Don’t fret, we have a solution for you! Read More


6 Reasons Why Concrete Is Sustainable

August 30, 2017

Concrete is not only long-lasting, economical, and safe, but it is also among the most sustainable building materials available on the market. The concrete industry has many sustainable attributes that you may not know about. Here are six points as to why concrete is sustainable and could very well be the best option for your flooring, wherever it may be. Read More


Industrial Installation Highlight - Hy-Vee Shakopee, MN

August 23, 2017

Here at Custom Concrete Creations we specialize in polished concrete floors for both our commercial/industrial and residential clients throughout the Midwest. We have a variety of options including C3 rustic wood crete, C3 diamond concrete floors, C3 metallic concrete floors, and C3 signature garage floors. There’s something for everyone at Custom Concrete Creations! Read More


Things To Know Before Staining Your Concrete Floor

August 16, 2017

Do you have concrete floors installed and want to jazz them up a bit? Or maybe you are still considering concrete floors for your residential or commercial space. If you want to stand out, let us help you with information about staining your concrete floors! Read More


Benefits Of Polished Concrete In The Home

August 09, 2017

When deciding on a flooring material for your home, you want to be sure you’re making the right choice. This can prove to be difficult as there are what seems to be an endless supply of options available to you. We know how important decisions like this are, as they are a major commitment, so we’d like to help in any way we can to make the decision-making process easier for you. Enter in… Polished concrete, our number one recommendation for home flooring needs. Durability, low maintenance, inexpensive, aesthetically pleasing, and its thermal mass capabilities are only a few of the benefits of polished concrete that we’ll explore today. We hope that in doing so, we can lend a hand in helping you make such an important decision. Read below to find out more about the benefits of adding polished concrete to your home! Read More


What Can Happen If You Don’t Finish Concrete Floors?

August 02, 2017

While we normally cover the positive contributions finished concrete floors can offer your home or business (as they are abundant), it is also important to be cognizant of what can happen if you don’t finish your concrete floors and decide to leave them bare, so this week we’ll be exploring this topic in-depth. In doing so, we hope not to scare you or bullying you into services you think you might not need. We do this so that you’ll get the most out of your concrete floors. Read below to find out what may happen if you leave your concrete floors without a finishing! Read More


Where Polished Concrete Works Best

July 26, 2017

So, you’re considering the addition of polished concrete floors in your home or business and are wondering what you might gain out of doing so? We know how important it is to be informed before making such a decision, so we’re here to tell you we’ve got you covered! Below we’ll explore some advantages of polished concrete in both residential and commercial setting such as durability, ease of maintenance, low cost, health-conscious, and pleasing aesthetics. In addition, we’ll also give you some ideas for where polished concrete works best. Read below to find out all of this and more! Read More


Benefits Of Polished Concrete Floors In The Office Space

July 19, 2017

When it comes to choosing the right flooring material for your office space, there are countless options out there for you to pick from, so it can easily seem overwhelming when trying to make a decision. Out of all the options available to you, we strongly recommend using polished concrete in the workplace. Polished concrete touts many advantages such as durability, cost-effectiveness, health benefits, low maintenance, pleasing aesthetic, and eco-friendly among many others! These benefits specifically though make polished concrete the perfect flooring material for the office space. Read below to find out more about what polished concrete can do for your business! Read More


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