Polished Concrete

The full potential of concrete has only recently been realized by pairing the intrinsic natural beauty brought out by polished concrete with it’s obvious strengths as a building material.

 

WhatsNew:

New Products!!

ez_grinderWe are pleased to announce that we have branched out into the manufacturing business with Stoll Industries LLC. At our sister website you can purchase superior quality floor preparation equipment at affordable prices. Please visit our website here.

CurrentNews:

World of Concrete in Las Vegas!

WOC-2011We will be attending the WOC this year from Jan 18-21st, 2011. Hope to see you there!

Memberships:

Memberships and Certifications:

Concrete Polishing Assoc. of America

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International Concrete Repair Institute

Internation Concrete Repair Institute

Polished Concrete

No other flooring material can match polished concrete's practicality and beauty.

  • Transforms your existing, necessary material into an aesthetically beautiful surface
  • Eco-Friendly. Locally manufactured, no VOC’s
  • Requires no topical coatings, waxes, varnishes or epoxies
  • Ultra smooth and shiny, yet non-slippery
  • Durable, minimal maintenance required

Your Options

  • Aggregate Exposure
  • Clarity & Sheen
  • Color

Aggregate Exposure

The first step in developing your plan for polished concrete is determining the level of aggregate exposure you desire.


CLASS

NAME

SURFACE CUT DEPTH

APPEARANCE

A

Cream

Very little

Little aggregate exposure

B

Fine Aggregate (Salt and Pepper)

1/16 inch

Fine aggregate exposure with little or no medium aggregate exposure at random locations

C

Medium Aggregate

1/8 inch

Medium aggregate exposure with little or no large aggregate exposure at random locations

D

Large
Aggregate

1/4 inch

Large aggregate exposure with little or no fine aggregate exposure at random locations


Clarity and Sheen

The next step is determining the level of clarity and sheen you desire.

LEVEL

NAME

REFLECTIVE
CLARITY

REFLECTIVE
SHEEN

GRIT
RANGE

1

Ground

Flat appearance with no to very slight diffused reflection

None to 
very low

Below 100

2

Honed

Matte appearance with or without slight diffused reflection

Low to medium

100 to 400

3

Semi-
Polished

Objects being reflected are not quite sharp and crisp but can be easily identified

Medium to high

800 and higher

4

Highly-
Polished

Objects being reflected are sharp and crisp as would be seen in a mirror-like reflection

High to highest


Clarity
Reflective Clarity
When viewed 5 feet above and perpendicular to a surface, the degree of sharpness and crispness of the reflection of overhead objects
Reflective Sheen
When viewed at 20 feet from and at an angle to a surface, the degree of gloss reflected from a surface

Color

There are a variety of methods of adding color to your polished concrete

Please click HERE for a color chart

Before and After

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