Protect Your Concrete Surfaces Before Polishing Starts

If you are going to polish a concrete surface, I cannot stress enough how important it is to protect the surface from damage or the contamination generated by subsequent tradesmen with products such as gypsum plaster, paint, varnish or their tea and coffee breaks, traffic and scratches from unwanted abrasion. And let us not forget the muddy clay covered floors from building site footfall; always a recipe for disaster. Continue reading Protect Your Concrete Surfaces Before Polishing Starts

How To Get The Contemporary No Stone Polished Concrete Floor

CARRcrete InfinityFloor Cream floors are all the rage at the moment, so how do you get a feature polished concrete floor in your home or commercial premises? How do you achieve this look? The finish you are after is the contemporary cloudy, swirly concrete floors that are all the fashion in architects brochures and interior design magazines; full on industrial chic! Continue reading How To Get The Contemporary No Stone Polished Concrete Floor

Is A Polished Concrete Floor Expensive?

We are often asked ‘Is a polished concrete floor expensive?’ The short answer to this question is ‘no more than any other premium floor finish’. Expect diamond grinding and polishing of existing/newly laid floors to be around £50 per square metre, the application of a concrete overlay is around £120 per square metre, dependant on geographic location, floor size and substrate condition. If you are getting substantially lower prices than these then I’d be worried about their skill level and process. The lifespan and overall maintenance costs of a concrete floor are however far less than other finishes, *if correctly maintained. Continue reading Is A Polished Concrete Floor Expensive?

Polished Concrete Floor in Herefordshire. Getting ready to clean down and seal this floor. CARRcrete InfinityFloor Stone. #nofilter #carrcrete #concretepolishing #polishedconcretefloors #concretegrinding #infinityfloor

This polished concrete floor in the Herefordshire countryside was in a converted corn mill. The slab had been previously attempted by the builders, but after they failed to achieve a finish on their concrete slab we were called in. Continue reading Polished Concrete Floor in Herefordshire. Getting ready to clean down and seal this floor. CARRcrete InfinityFloor Stone. #nofilter #carrcrete #concretepolishing #polishedconcretefloors #concretegrinding #infinityfloor

Polished Concrete Floors