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Different Concepts of Concrete Resurfacing

February 13, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 188

Concrete resurfacing also known as spray on concrete offers a wonderful method for homeowners to get a pristine new surface at a much lower cost as compared to the cost involved in reconstructing a new surface. Over the past few years, decorative concrete resurfacing has witnessed a massive revolution. With concrete resurfacing you can easily bid goodbye to all those drab looking old surfaces and convert them to new dazzling ones.

Often people fail to realize the potential of concrete to transform the look of your homes. Whether it is your driveway, wall, backyard, garden, or pool, concrete resurfacing is ideal to transform the look of any these surfaces. You can now use acid staining, concrete stamping, and many other concepts to attain a beautiful architectural and decorative appearance. Listed below are some popular methods used for concrete resurfacing:

Spray On Paving:

Spray on paving is a great way of transforming your old, cracked, and worn-out concrete surface into a dazzling new surface. It is basically a polymer modified cement coating that is applied in the existing concrete surfaces. Applicable on both old and new concrete surfaces, spray on paving is four times stronger and durable than regular concrete. In addition, the spray on paving surfaces are easy to clean, slip resistant, and fade resistant.

A wide range of color choices along with a plethora of stencil patterns offer you hundreds of design combination to choose from. Spray on paving is becoming the most preferred way to give your existing concrete a new look without spending much.

Limecoat End

This method of concrete resurfacing involves application of a limestone or quartz coating that appears just like real stone. This method was initially used to restore historical monuments and buildings. However, lately it has been used for a wide array of industrial and commercial applications and also in places like amusement parks, sports stadiums, restaurants, and hospitals.

Stamped Concrete

Stamped concrete has gained a lot of popularity over last few decades. The surfaces with stamped concrete are created by using ending operations like textured and patterned mats over a spray on concrete surface. The look of the surface can further be enhanced by adding shades mimicking natural stone and brick. Nowadays, a lot of technologies and strategies are used for creating mesmerizing concrete surfaces. Along with the concrete resurfacing techniques mentioned above, flat work is also receiving a lot of prominence. If you are going for product, make sure to first check if the proposed surface is acceptable for resurfacing. If yes, it will be better to avail the services of concrete resurfacing from an experienced professional. This will ensure a better life and look for your concrete surface.

Michael P. Lewis is recognized as a professional in the flooring industry with 25 years experience as a commercial flooring contractor. Concrete Your Way offers the highest quality Concrete resurfacing and garage flooring services. Your one stop solution for concrete spray and other concrete services.

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