Should You Cover up The Concrete in Your Commercial Space?
Commercial spaces come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and include a multitude of different kinds of businesses. From retail stores and office buildings to malls and warehouses many different businesses operate out of commercial spaces.
While the business themselves may look very different there is one thing most of these spaces have in common. They usually come or are built with concrete flooring. It is the instinct of many business owners to cover these floors with tile, wood, carpet or even rugs. Which are all fine options, but as concrete flooring experts we see business owners miss out on the advantages of keeping their concrete floors exposed and spend unnecessary money on covering them up.
Benefits of Concrete Flooring
There are several benefits of concrete flooring that remain especially true for commercial spaces. First, they are durable. It takes a lot to damage a concrete floor. They will hardly ever get dented, cracked, stained, scuffed, or scratched. With concrete flooring you won’t have to worry about the wear and tear of everyday business (even heavy machinery) or traffic damaging your floors.
Second, concrete flooring is low maintenance. Dirty shoes, spills, or chemicals are a breeze to clean up off concrete floors. No scrubbing required. There is really no regular maintenance, aside from simple cleaning ,required to keep your concrete floors looking nice.
Third, concrete is one of the most affordable flooring options available. This is especially important when it comes to filling huge commercial spaces on a budget.
How Can We Enhance Your Concrete Floors
Instead of trying to hide your concrete flooring by covering them up, let us help you enhance the concrete floors in your commercial space so you can reap the benefits of a durable and versatile flooring option. At Select Flooring Systems we have multiple options to enhance your commercial concrete for business all throughout Ohio.
Not only will applying an epoxy coating to your concrete flooring make it look shiny and new, it will protect it so it actually stays in a new condition. No matter how much traffic you have flowing in and out of your commercial space, your floors will be durable and continue to look fresh with this slightly glossy finish .
A simple polish to your concrete floors will really go a long way. This is a way to update and freshen up your floors without using any chemicals. Polishing Your concrete will help improve the density, keep it smooth, and give it a great shiny appearance.
Get the look of brick or tile without spending the money. Our stamped concrete options can be done in a wide variety of patterns and can be done to look just like alternative materials. The plus side, it will be more durable and last longer than most other materials while still looking like a nice high end finish.
Staining Your concrete will really help you put an emphasis on style within your space. Concrete stain will go on similar to an epoxy finish but can be done in many different colors and patterns. The possibilities are endless in how you could design your concrete stain to match the style and aesthetic of your business.
Like we mentioned above, each of these concrete finishes and enhancements allow you to personalize and elevate the concrete floor in your commercial space while still reaping the benefits of durability and minimal maintenance that come with concrete flooring.
It is the best of both worlds!
So say goodbye to rugs, carpet, and expensive flooring tiles and hello to new and improved concrete!