Concrete Floors are the Perfect Solution for You

The Best Floor for your Personal Enjoyment 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 […]

Getting Creative With Your Concrete Driveways

Often overlooked and typically underestimated, concrete has included an outstanding array of decorative options for driveways, restaurants and institutes. Decorative concrete is one of the most economical and reasonable ways to spruce up your home or workplace entrance. Especially favored by commercial establishments such as casinos, hotels, and malls, decorative concrete has also become a […]

Residential and Commercial Concrete Floor Maintenance

Maintaining Residential Concrete Floors Concrete floors are a great option for residential, commercial and industrial settings making it an extremely versatile flooring option. Concrete is very durable and displays a simplistic beauty to compliment any atmosphere. Even with such durability, concrete floors still require maintenance in order to protect the surface and extend longevity. Fortunately […]

Epoxy Coatings vs. Mechanically Polished Concrete

What Is An Epoxy Coating? When an epoxy coating is applied to a concrete floor the revolutionary material binds to the floor surface, which ultimately provides a durable, colorful and valuable substrate. Epoxy coatings for concrete floors require frequent maintenance and can be most commonly found in hotels, showrooms, restaurants, retail outlets, industrial and residential garages, warehouses, […]

Hand-Held Grinders: Their Purposes and Precautions

Invented in 1954 by a German company, Ackermann + Schmitt, the hand grinder is a hand powered tool specifically built for grinding, polishing, or removing materials like glue, mastic or paint/coatings. This device is versatile with the multitude of accessories that fit on it, while being used for various purposes such as cutting tile, mortar, and pavers, material removal, and grinding/ polishing purposes. Xtreme […]

A Thorough Understanding of Chemical Floor Hardeners and Densifiers

Concrete will become dull over time with the constant wear and tear. Removing and replacing the whole slab can be very time consuming and costly but luckily now it’s easier than ever to revive your concrete surfaces. Chemical floor densifying/ hardening agents are natural aggregates and organic concrete chemicals that hardens the surface of the floor providing wear […]

Using Concrete Dyes vs. Concrete Stains

Concrete is such a popular flooring option among businesses, warehouses, schools, hospitals, and residential spaces because of its low and easy maintenance and extreme durability. Many people really enjoy the industrial and simplistic look of polished concrete flooring. However, if you do prefer adding a little character and individuality to your floors, a concrete dye or concrete stain can be […]

What is the Coefficient of Friction?

When asking ‘What is Coefficient of Friction’ in the concrete polishing industry, understand that Coefficient of Friction (COF) tests the slip resistance for accidents on any type of floor including commercial, industrial, and residential surfaces. Slip resistance is ideal for business owners and homeowners who need to prevent slips and falls on polished surfaces. When the flooring foundation is properly installed and cleaned, the final result will provide […]

3 in 1 Concrete Grinding, Polishing and Edging Machine

The Infamous Concrete Genie Grinder The best quality and lowest cost ‘3 in 1 Concrete Grinding, Polishing & Edging Machine’ on the market is the Concrete Genie Grinder, designed and manufactured by Xtreme Polishing Systems. The Concrete Genie is used to grind away imperfections, renovate and repair concrete flooring. It is specifically built for the professional contractor, to the highest standards and specifications […]