Major Benefits of Polished Concrete

Written by News Channel 2 on May 12th, 2013. Posted in Grinding polishing concrete, Polished concrete process, Polishing concrete floor

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If you are a business owner or a homeowner looking for the best flooring, you may want to consider the benefits of polished concrete. One of the major benefits associated with polishing concrete is how long polished concrete can last. If maintained properly, polished cement floors can last more than a century. Other types of floors, such as marble and granite, require heavy maintenance that is costly. You can use concrete grinding tools to achieve a glossy finish by applying a special epoxy after your cement is polished. Since concrete is porous, it is difficult to remove oil and other stains. The special epoxy prevents oil and other stains from entering in the concrete.

After using concrete grinding blades and applying a special sealant, only a regular mop and soapy water is sufficient for keeping floors clean. You do not have to buff and wax your polished cement floors. You can find commercial concrete polishing equipment for sale online but you can also lease the equipment as well. A concrete polisher is easy to use and you can find instructions and tutorials online. Concrete grinding blades may have special materials needed to properly sand down concrete. Be sure to read reviews before you by any equipment online.
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