Polished concrete floors today has been one of the most popular options in every home as well as commercial constructions. Beautiful Clean Look- Polished concrete has a glossy finish which will help to brighten any space. Colors can be added for a different look, and even special aggregates can be added, aggregates that are only exposed because of the polishing process. We can offer these finishes for residential, commercial or industrial areas.
The crews at CPC Floor Coatings do use water between different stages of dry polishing in order to minimize dust, though the polishing process itself is dry. For the last year or so, we have been using the wet cure method with curing blankets left on the slab for three days on the polished concrete areas.
The process uses diamonds to sand” the concrete smooth, similar to the sanding of wood. Delivers concrete polishing and custom staining for both commercial and residential projects primarily in Virginia and Maryland (but also up and down the East Coast). The steps of the finishing process where a floor becomes reflective are referred to as the polishing steps.
Polished concrete floors are installed by grinding a concrete slab multiple times with progressively finer diamond grinding tools. Polished concrete has a longer performance than other flooring systems. The densifying chemical serves several purposes: it seals the concrete’s pores, strengthens the surface, makes the concrete more resistant to stains and water, and helps the concrete accept a high-gloss polish.
Industrial machinery is required with specialist product formulations and incorrect usage of these items can cause irreversible damage to your concrete flooring. In warehouses, buildings and offices, industrial plants, and stores where there is heavy machines and continuous traffic, furniture as well as huge inventory polished concrete is a great, sensitive and economical solution.
Low Maintenance- Polished concrete floors are easy to care for and can be swept or mopped to be kept clean. Concrete flooring is very much the opposite because after it has been properly laid, it can be a long time before any substantial change is noticed. Concrete polished floors are easy to clean because they do not allow any liquids or dust to penetrate or stick to the surface.