Polished Concrete Blog - Page 3

Recent concrete innovations

December 26, 2018

The high demand of the concrete is revolutionizing the way it’s used, how it’s made and produced. Companies are looking for technology advancements that will improve the performance of custom concrete creations we know today. They want concrete that will withstand larger amounts of weight without cracking. Also, They want greener productions of concrete that will benefit consumers and the environment. Read More

2019 concrete trends for homes

December 19, 2018

Today the trends have changed and people are incorporating more and more concrete into the interior design and décor. Concrete is no longer just for basements that are never used. It’s being used in everywhere from kitchens to bathrooms. Concrete has a grey hue and is considered perfect for adding a neutral taste to the interior décor. The biggest perk about concrete is it can be stained into any desired color. The possibilities of adding it interior design are endless. Read More

Why restaurants prefer concrete floors

December 12, 2018

Concrete floors give restaurants assurance that their floors will meet all of these standards. These type of floors withstand all the high traffic. More and more restaurants like Chipotle are making the switch to concrete flooring. This type of flooring has all the winning benefits! Read More

Why concrete is ideal for radiant heat floors

December 05, 2018

This year we have seen an increase in the concrete trend being incorporated in to homes. You are starting to see a shift in keeping things simple and bare with concrete floors. Everyone is trying to make their home look more sleek and modern. Concrete floors, no matter the finish you choose for them, will give you amazing benefits. They offer durability, eco-friendly option and easy maintenance. Read More

How to protect concrete floors in winter

November 28, 2018

Winter is the time for snow and joy. However, you want to keep the snow outside the joy inside. The snow is one guest you don’t want to invite into your home especially if you have concrete floors. It can cause some serious damage to your decorative indoor concrete floors. The winter can damage concrete if it is not properly sealed with performance sealers or deniers. The drop of temperature can deteriorate and crack the concrete floors. This winter take the first steps to protect your concrete floors from any damage that could shorten the lifespan of your home’s beautiful flooring. Read More

Tips to cozy up your concrete floors

November 21, 2018

Make your home the one number place people want to gather around during this winter season. If you happen to have concrete floors throughout your home it could give you the upper hand. Concrete floors are easy to maintain and decorate during the winter. Creating warmth in a room with concrete floors can be as simple as adding a rug or more lighting. Read More

How winter affects concrete

November 14, 2018

Winter is difficult on the outside concrete surfaces because of the snow, rain, ice and changing temperatures. If the concrete is not properly sealed with performance sealers or deniers and the weather and moisture can cause deterioration and cracks, like crumbling cookie. Unprotected concrete is like a sponge, it will absorb water and moisture into pores and cause irreparable cracking. Plus the freezing temperatures are also not very much help to prevent it from cracking. Read More

The hazards of DIYing concrete floors

November 07, 2018

When it comes to doing concrete floors, you need to understand that there is a entire process that is more than just pouring concrete on the floor. Because we know concrete flooring, we want to share some reasons you should not DIY concrete floors. Read More

Why you need Woodcrete Floors?

October 31, 2018

It seems that every home renovating show is adding wood floorings or custom concrete floors. Rustic wood floors are all the trend in home interior designs. The cost of them could be more than they are worth. When you consider the actual money and time, you have to invest to keep them looking brand new, it's not worth it. Don't fret we have the solution for you! Woodcrete concrete flooring gives you the rustic hardwood look without burning a hole in your pocket. Read More

How to maintain polished concrete floors

October 24, 2018

Polished concrete flooring is easy to maintain when compared to other flooring options. Other flooring options like wood floors need constant waxing, polishing and yearly deep cleaning. Read More

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