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7 Tips For Maintaining Polished Concrete Floors

Any type of flooring comes with inevitable upkeep if you intend to keep the quality maintained, and polished concrete floors are no different. While they are extremely durable and require minimal maintenance when compared to other types of decorative concrete and other flooring alternatives, they do require some degree of regular attention if you intend […]

Tips For Designing Terrazzo Floors

Lots of people come to us at All Stone Restoration asking for help designing their terrazzo floors, so I decided we should share a few of our best tips. Just take these into consideration when sketching out those floor designs and you should have a masterpiece in no time. 1 Keep an open mind There […]

Painting a Concrete Floor: The How-to Guide

Do you think painting a concrete floor is a better option than using floor marking tape? We know differently but if you still have doubts, let us show you exactly what is required for painting concrete. We’ve scoured the internet for a how-to guide for painting a concrete floor, and could not find anything. So we researched and […]

Diamond Polished Concrete Benefits

When it comes to longevity, it is hard to find a flooring material or system that compares to diamond polished concrete. If it requires refurbishing, a simple re-polish is enough, done at a fractionally smaller cost, as compared to other floor systems. Diamond polished concrete remains one of the most cost-effective and economical flooring alternatives […]

Should You Use Epoxy or Urethane Cement (or Both)?

When deciding between types of floor resurfacing, people often find themselves choosing between epoxy and urethane cement. Fortunately, when it comes to concrete floor coatings, you can often use both. While each of these floor coatings works differently, they both offer a variety of advantages. With that in mind, let’s discuss the differences and advantages […]

4 Tips on Refinishing Concrete Floors

Concrete Floor Refinishing Advice from Experts Repair Cracks and Spalls – First things first – assess the damage. If a crack or spall is greater than the width of a credit card, it is advisable to repair it. Often, these repairs are temporarily fixed with the wrong products and improper installation, fixing them right the […]

Decorative Concrete Trends: 4 Methods to Get the Faux Wood Look

One of the hottest flooring trends today is a faux wood look. Just walk through your local hardware store and see the various wood tiles available. Creative applications are also plastered across social media sites. For years, the only way to achieve a wood texture in concrete was stamping. While this practice is still used […]