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Preventing Concrete Stains and Discoloration

As long as it’s poured right, concrete is tough and long-lasting. But even a well-done concrete flooring isn’t completely resilient. In addition to some minor cracking, concrete is susceptible to stains and discoloration. After all, concrete is a porous material. Liquids can infiltrate the surface, and if they’re not dealt with, they can leave stains […]

The Truth Behind Epoxy Coating

An epoxy coating is a great way to protect your concrete floor while improving its appearance. Epoxy is a resin compound that creates a solid, translucent surface over your concrete. Whereas concrete is porous and absorbent, epoxy is resistant to spills and stains. This has made it a popular option for a variety of situations […]

Should There be Cracks in My New Concrete?

Generally, cracks are a bad thing. Whether it’s a cracked mirror or cracking ice, it’s typically a sign that something is breaking or already broken. Cracks in concrete, however, are a little different. The truth is, it can be perfectly normal for concrete to crack to some extent. Yes, even new concrete. However, not all […]

Stamped Concrete Myths (and the Truth Behind Them)

Stamped concrete has become increasingly popular in recent years and for good reason. It offers near limitless opportunities for styles and designs both inside and outside of your home. Stamped concrete can mimic the appearance of stone, tile, brick, pavers, and even wood. Like other concrete flooring options, it’s very resilient and long lasting as […]