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Concrete Floor Enhancers

Polished Concrete Floors need to be protected against the everyday use and abuse. Special floor coatings and chemicals are used to enhance the appeal and toughen concrete floors. Floors with thin film coatings are not only expensive but will wear out fast depending on the degree of abuse it suffers every day. Especially in places like Storage Rooms, Garages, and Factories, chemical hardeners and Epoxy Coatings are applied to make the floor resistant against wear and tear and to make it visually appealing. The following three are floor enhancers that enhance the appearance of and strengthen Concrete Floors.

Floor Burnishing Pad Floor Burnishing Pads are heavy-duty Floor scrubbing pads that will aggressively wet strip and eliminate all old wax and dirt to complete redo your Floor and give it a whole new finish. They usually have a 3-inch wide hole centered on the pad and can be used with electric floor machines and auto scrubbers of up to 350 RPM. It is designed with a unique open constr…

How to Pick the Most Efficient Floor Scraper?

For those, who are even remotely related to the construction industry, the importance of a floor scraper is more than just obvious. For what it’s worth, an efficient floor scraper can easily undertake the work of anywhere between 5 and 10 labourers thus helping save both time, and money. Moreover, this can eventually result in a considerable reduction in the overall project timeline. The significance of a scraper can also be gauged by the fact that its use frees up a large number of workers who can take up other crucial tasks in the extra time that they have on hand. Simply put, the use of scrapers ensures a greater return on investment, which is something every contractor wants. Given that scrapers are more or less an innate part of the process of construction, here are a few points that must be given due consideration while picking them up. Utility Unlike in most cases, when it comes to floor scrapers, it is not necessary that the equipment which looks comparatively bigger or is simply…

An Inexpensive Alternative to Beautiful Flooring

Concrete Polishers are an economical way of grinding concrete floor surfaces to achieve a glossy finish. This eliminates the need for floor waxes and coatings or expensive marble or granite flooring. Concrete Polishing Solutions result in the same mirror finish like that seen in marble or granite floors. It is a combination of polishing equipment and techniques that together leave the concrete floor shining like a spectacle. The polishing equipment mostly includes Industrial Grade Grinders, Dust Extractors, Propane Polishers etc. Before beginning the Polishing process, the concrete floor surface must be cleaned, repaired, and evaluated. You can choose between different diamond tooling and grinders to achieve the right finish. Concrete Polishing is like wood sanding. Concrete Polishing Machines are heavy duty equipment that have progressively finer grits of diamond-impregnated segments.

Process: The Concrete Polishing process begins with coarse diamond segments that are bonded in a meta…

The Perfect Way to Maintain Your Floors

Places where there a lot of people constantly coming in, such as retail stores, d├ęcor stores, and such other places require a high level of cleanliness. With the floors of these places usually being polished, even a speck of dirt can be seen by the naked eye.

Although some people use traditional methods of cleaning and maintain their floors, it is important that they should be absolutely spick and span. Therefore, one must use the two main products to keep the surfaces clean- concrete polishing machine, and floor scrubbing machines. As the name suggests, a concrete polishing machine is ideally used to grind the concrete floors in order to give it a glossy finish, thereby giving it a more polished look. A concrete polishing machine is a rather intelligent and inexpensive alternative to granite and marble. This is because of the machine, using a concrete stripper, removes all the dust, dirt, stains, blemishes, and light coating; giving you a smooth and neat surface. Also, maintaining it …

Why Joint Filler Benefit Concrete Floors

Joint fillers are available in various types. Most common joint fillers are used in flooring are some form of expansion joints which will help in maximizing the effect of expansion and contraction over certain time. This will help the floor in maintain their original appearance while shifting. These kind of joints include some sort of joint filler materials, which helps to keep away the dirt and wastes. Rubber, caulk or foam inserts etc…are few types of joint fillers. Due to the change in climatic condition there is possibility of floor shifting, leading to cracks and other indication of damage. This filler helps to control the risk of stumbling over expansion joints. This makes floor to appear clean. The most common type of junction fillers for indoor is Caulk which is made out of silicon or latex. Caulk is one of the easy and affordable filler of any size and shape. This is available in multiple colors and can be painted to match the surrounding surface. The drawback of the caulk is i…