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Concrete Floors inside Hangars

Concrete Floors Inside Hangars

Concrete floors inside of hangars will usually take a beating over time. Between all the foot traffic, chemicals, trucks, tools and of course airplanes, that are constantly weathering the surface of the floor from continually entering and exiting can eventually have a major impact on the surface durability. Hangars are just houses for your precious and extravagant items so it is necessary to be sure that the surfaces in your hangars are resistant enough to survive even the toughest elements and able to protect all your valuables.
Concrete Coatings and Polished Concrete Solutions for Hangars Hangars, especially aviation hangars experience multiple flooring challenges, so a low cost maintenance floor like polished concrete is most suitable for hangar settings. Polished concrete for hangars is becoming increasingly popular because of its durability and high shine reflectivity. Another extremely reliable and economical flooring solution for hangar floors a…
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Utilize your Polished Concrete Floors in your Basement

Utilize your Polished Concrete Floors in your Basement
Utilizing your basements is a phenomenal way to optimize your living spaces. These unoccupied basements are practically begging you to turn them into an epic entertainment room. Having a small basement doesn't necessarily mean you should overlook the opportunity to expand your living space either. It may be the thing you didn't know you wanted! This new found basement space could include your exercise equipment, a spare office room for your business or studies, or it could just become something personal like your own awesome man/ woman cave. Let's discuss some essential tips and suggestions to ensure you create a functional and manageable space.
Why Concrete Flooring? The first thing to consider when expanding your living area into your basement is knowing what material is most suitable to use for the foundation. Concrete has long been known to be one of the strongest building materials ever created, but are people awa…

How To Incorporate Glitter into Epoxy Coatings

How To Incorporate Glitter into Epoxy Coatings
For the people who prefer a shiny and sparkly atmosphere, our polyester glitter is the perfect choice for your resin finishes. These glitters provide you with an opportunity to have some harmless fun. Glitter gives recognition to the loud and outgoing personalities that surround us daily so why not embrace them more?
What Makes Industrial Glitter so Indestructible? Industrial glitter is much different than your standard shelf-bought or craft glitter. Xtreme's industrial glitters are made of polyester which prevents it from melting when being applied to an epoxy coating. It is highly resistant to most common commercial solvents and can be used with most acrylic, vinyl and gel systems as well.
After you have properly mixed your epoxy coating you will add your bag of industrial glitter and your pigment of choice into Part A of your epoxy mixture, Once the pigments and glitter are completely incorporated into the mixture you will then …

Concrete Floors are the Perfect Solution for You

Concrete Floors are the Perfect Solution for You
The Best Floor for your Home Today’s flooring market is experiencing a multitude of options. Hardwood flooring and tiles are taking place alongside traditional materials, while concrete is making a serious comeback. Concrete is a viable alternative to traditional flooring materials that you may not have considered as an option. Concrete floors have officially expanded from its original place in garages, basements, and showrooms and has begun making a major statement in residences, retail spaces and other high traffic commercial businesses.

When it comes to polished concrete, this may be one of the best investments you can ever make due to its superiority, durability, longevity and appearance. This type of flooring adds value to your space while requiring minimal maintenance. There are plenty of decorative options like stains, dyes and high polish finishes that go hand and hand with polished concrete concrete flooring.
Decorative Concret…

Diamond Cup Wheels for Concrete Surfaces

Diamond Cup Wheels for Concrete Surfaces What are Diamond Grinding Cup Wheels?Diamond grinding cup wheels are diamond tools bonded with metal and diamond segments that are welded along a cold pressed metal wheel body, which appears in cup shape. These cup wheels are normally used to break down heavy building materials like concrete, granite and marble.
What are Cup Wheels Used For in the Industry?Diamond cup wheels are designed for various tasks based on which segment you are using. Cup wheels with multiple large diamond segments are used for heavy duty applications like grinding stone and concrete, while the smaller and lesser segment cup wheels are used to remove paints, glues, mastics, etc. There are also different variants that need to be considered when using diamond grinding cup wheels including the different diamond grits, the quality of the diamond segments and the diamond concentration to that best suits different surface types. For example, when grinding harder surfaces con…

Using Epoxy on Marble Surfaces

Using Epoxy on Marble Surfaces
Marble is a beautiful surface. It has so many color combinations and adds a classic, yet elegant feel to your space. Over time marble can get scratched and begin looking rough from weathering. You can prevent this by simply applying a clear epoxy coating over your worn and dull marble surface. You can also refinish your marble surface to bring back shine. Why Use Epoxy on Marble Floors? An epoxy coating can give your marble floors a finish that is durable and eye catching. It provides a glossy finish that makes the marble look like it was just installed. Epoxy is easy to clean and easy to maintain and will provide a finish that will protect your marble and bring out its natural beauty. Epoxy coatings provides a high level of durability especially because is is waterproof so liquids will not be absorbed. This is especially great in a kitchen or bathroom application. Furthermore, it is resistant to scratching and denting, so it will look great for many ye…

Myths and Facts Regarding Concrete Floors

Myths and Facts Regarding Concrete Floors
Concrete is one of the most commonly used building materials in the world, and like any flooring option there are facts, as well as misconceptions regarding what concrete it is, what concrete can do, and how concrete can be used. To help you evaluate whether concrete flooring is the ideal choice for your aesthetic taste and matches your lifestyle, here are some common myths and facts perceived of concrete floors. Myth and Fact #1: Concrete is Cold The thought of concrete floors being cold is a common misconception. Concrete is not as cold as many think they are. Concrete can actually absorb and retain heat, gradually releasing it throughout the day. Concrete in some cases can be warmer than certain types of tile flooring due to its natural ability to absorb heat. Myth and Fact #2: Concrete is not Environmentally Friendly It’s no secret that the concrete industry is a primary producer of carbon dioxide, which tends to convince people that concre…