PROS & CONS OF CONCRETE FLOORS
Concrete flooring offers many benefits. Compare them with the drawbacks to see if concrete is right for you.
- Can be made to fit any budget
- Unlimitless creative possibilities
- Requires little maintenance
- Can last up to 50 years.
- Properly sealed, it resists moisture and stains
- Allergens are reduced in the home
- Radiant heating can be used
- Free from VOCs (volatile organic compound)
- Sometimes requires resealing
- Area rugs may be necessary for warmth and comfort.
Staining concrete is extremely popular due to the warm, earthy tone it imparts. You can replicate the look of marble, wood, brick, and stone. You can choose from acid-based stains in earth-toned colors, while water-based formulas have a wider range of colors.
While neutral grays and earth colors are the most common, there are many other options. You can mix color into concrete (integral colour), or apply it to the surface using stains, dyes epoxy coatings tinted sealers, or stains. Concrete can be colored in such a way that it blends with other elements of a room.
Polished concrete creates the ultimate no-wax flooring. This multi-step process can produce a variety of sheen levels, from satin to high-gloss. You can create an industrial look using polished natural gray concrete or you can combine the many color options to make it even more interesting.
Designs and textures:
There are many design options that you can use for your floors, in addition to the colors and finishes. You can create finishes that look like brick, stone, or wood using texture skins and stamps. With saw cutting, you can achieve a tile-like look or a design directly into the surface.
Stenciling and engraving can be used to incorporate logos or graphics. You can use stenciling or engraving to incorporate graphics and logos into your existing surface.
You can make the illusion of stone floors or charismatic cobbles with decorative concrete. This is commonly known as stamped concrete. A good flooring company can help you discover the many colors, patterns, textures, and designs that can be created using advanced equipment.
What we can do
Are you looking to improve the concrete floor’s appearance? With our Decorative Concrete Flooring, we can do it all.
We treat both residential and commercial concrete surfaces. We offer a range of epoxy coatings for indoor surfaces such as concrete garage floors or basement floors. Our engineered concrete overlay products are used for outdoor surfaces such as driveways and patios. We can repair spalling and cracked concrete, indoors or out.
We use both industrial-grade epoxy resins and urethane resins, as well engineered concrete overlays. Epoxy coatings are more than just a layer on concrete. They bond to concrete and harden for unparalleled durability.
These treatments are perfect for basement and garage floor remodeling. Our basement and garage floor coatings create an impermeable barrier that protects concrete from corrosive and damaging materials such as oil, salt, food, gas spills and bacteria.
We can help you add unique patterns, textures, or colors to your concrete. Our custom concrete work can be customized with a wide range of stains. Find new ways to make your business or home stand out. Concrete stains and finishes that are professionally applied in Sydney will add class and vibrancy to any room.
Concrete can be transformed into walkways, patios and driveways with decorative concrete. It is no longer boring to use gray concrete. Concrete can be transformed into stunning designs and eye-catching looks. Stamped overlays are a cost-effective way to remodel your house or office. Decorative concrete is beautiful and easy to maintain. It can be used indoors and outdoors for many purposes.