Polished Concrete Blog

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

Why You Should Hire A Pro To Polish Your Concrete Floors

July 12, 2017

Here lately we’ve been talking a lot about trends. Last week it sustainability and green living (a trend we hope for the sake our planet and future generations is here to stay). This week we’ll be covering the DIY trend taking the nation by storm and how it relates to home concrete polishing projects. Long story short, don’t do it. When it comes to projects such as these, it’s always best to hire a pro. But we know... You viewed this really easy YouTube tutorial at work during your “lunch break” and also saw someone on Pinterest was able to breeze through it in a weekend. We’re gonna have to ask you to stop your scrolling right there. While we know your intentions are pure, we’d rather save you the heartbreak now rather than mid-project when you realize you’re in over your head. Don’t believe us? Read below to find out why you should hire a pro to polish your home concrete floors! Read More

Why Concrete Is THE Green Option For Your Home Or Business

July 05, 2017

It’s 2017, and it’s about time we realized our actions have consequences and affect more than ourselves; they also affect the Earth on which we live and future generations to come. Read More

What Can Happen To A Garage Floor That Isn’t Treated With Epoxy?

June 28, 2017

While there are some disadvantages to applying an epoxy coating to your garage floors, the positives that come along with doing so highly outweigh the negatives. For this reason, we think it’s pertinent to apply a coating of epoxy to your garage floors whether they be residential or commercial. When an epoxy coating isn’t applied, you leave your garage floors vulnerable to wear and tear they needn’t be in the presence of. To further iterate this notion, we’re going to explain in depth some of the things that make epoxy flooring worth using and what could occur if you don’t. Before we do that though, we’ll first give you the definition of epoxy, so that you know exactly what it is and why you should be utilizing it. Read below to find out more. Read More

The Best Way To Keep Moisture Away From Basements

June 21, 2017

Hands down the the most important aspect of your home is the foundation. The foundation is essential because it is is literally what the house is built on and what keeps the building in place. Without it, your home would shift and slide about, so making sure your home has a solid foundation is critical - no pressure. When it comes to residential foundations though, one of the biggest issues is moisture surrounding it. If you have a basement, you’re often even more susceptible to moisture damage as it tries to pry its way in underneath and in the cracks. In an effort to save your foundation and thus your basement from utter doom, we’re going to further explain why it’s so important to keep a basement dry, clue you in on what can happen if you don’t, give you your options as to doing so, offer our recommendations for the best option, and how to execute whichever option you choose. Read More

Why Concrete Is The Preferred Basement Flooring Material

June 14, 2017

When it comes to choosing a material for your residential or commercial basement flooring needs, there are a plethora of options available to you in the marketplace to choose from. While it is true there are many options at your disposal, it is recommended that concrete be at the top of your list especially when it comes to basement floors. Its essential concrete basement floors be considered because not only is concrete durable, low maintenance, and cost effective, there are a number of design options available for you to choose from to provide you with almost any look or feel. Below, we’ll explain more in depth each of these perks to you and why they make concrete the preferred choice for basement floors for so many. Read More

Why Is “Woodcrete” Better Than Real Wood Floors?

June 07, 2017

Most people enjoy the rustic appeal of hardwood floors and the timeless and durable feel of concrete, but most don’t want concrete throughout their house. Now you can get the rustic, timeless appeal and durability all in one with “woodcrete.” “Woodcrete” is concrete flooring that is made to look like it is a hardwood floor. Read More

Disadvantages Of Epoxy Flooring For Your Garage Floor

May 31, 2017

It’s hard to find a flooring solution that can withstand the test of time when there are going to be pros and cons to every solution. If you read the blog we previously did about the advantages of epoxy flooring, you are probably wondering what the disadvantages are. Read More

Top 3 Reasons Why Summer Is The Perfect Time To Finish Your Garage Floor

May 24, 2017

Recently we’ve offered you articles centered around the application of epoxy coatings to your garage floor. We’ve not only explained why epoxy coatings would be beneficial for your home or commercial need but also offered advice as to why you should hire a pro. With summer fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to put such recommendations into practice. To follow along with the theme, here are 3 key reasons why we consider summer to be the best time to apply an epoxy coating to your garage floor. Read More

Concrete FAQs

May 17, 2017

Each week we dive into specific topics concerning concrete such as tips for staining concrete, best methods for stripping sealers, and how to waterproof a foundation. This week though, we’d like to take a step back to answer some frequently asked questions regarding concrete for both residential and commercial needs. Read More

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