A Simple Solution that Looks Amazing.
Polished concrete floors are thought to be the most one of the most efficient solutions for both industrial and residential applications. Not only is a polished concrete finish durable and stain resistant, but also very appealing to the eye because of its light reflective properties.
Polished cement floors are fast becoming the ultimate in seamless flooring. With the proper floor polishing equipment and experience, contractors can grind concrete floor surfaces, whether new or old, to a high-gloss finish that looks amazing. Factor in the superior durability and performance of concrete, and it’s no wonder why more retail, commercial warehouse and office facilities, and homeowners are turning to polished concrete flooring as the solution for their floors.
Check out the video for the wide range of different areas where polished concrete can be used, polished concrete ideas and the different type of finishes available.
Different Types of Polished Concrete Floors
Full Mechanical Polish
Looking for a high-end modern look? Polished concrete is an option you should be looking at. Polished, high gloss floors are extremely hard wearing, easy to clean and can be used in a wide range of areas throughout your home. Polished concrete floors provide an earthy feel and a seamless floor that looks fantastic throughout your house interiors.
Polished concrete is also super popular in the commercial market as it offer the hardest wearing flooring option in the industry that is easy to keep clean. Correctly finished polished concrete is not only attractive but is also highly flexible with a wide range of styles and finishes.
Honed & Sealed Concrete
Looking for a polished concrete look but not as keen on the cost? The honing concrete process could be the perfect solution for you. Honing & sealing your concrete floors is the more economical option that creates a gloss finish that is easy to clean, look like polished concrete and is easy to re-coat down the track.
Honing & sealing is also a fantastic option in the commercial flooring environment for those looking for the polished concrete look but are on a budget. With honed & sealed concrete floors, you can create a matt/satin or gloss finish that is easy to clean, looks like polished concrete and is easy to re-coat when required.
Polished Concrete Flooring Projects
Advantages of Polished Concrete
Without a doubt there are a number of different options for you to look at and sometimes that can become confusing.
If you’ve got any questions at all about what a polished concrete floor cost would be, residential polished concrete floors, polished concrete overlay floors or matt polished concrete floors, please just get in contact with us and speak to one of our polished concrete experts.
Frequently Asked Questions
No – we treat the existing concrete surface. We cannot control the colour or amount of stone in the concrete. The aggregate (stones) is added and mixed at the concrete suppliers batching plant. If certain aggregates are required, it is best to consult us early in the design process so we can help choose the most suitable finish.
We patch and grout up any holes, cracks or imperfections in the concrete during the polishing process so that it all blends in nicely with the rest of the floor. As concrete can move and cracks can appear in the future, for a small fee we utilise the same method to repair and fill any cracks, providing a seamless floor.
Yes – we can carry out an ‘Industrial Finish’ where we don’t expose the aggregate. There are several important requirements to ensure we can achieve this finish so it’s best to contact us for this advice prior to installing the concrete.
Yes. We can provide you with any desired finish you require, whether it be high gloss, semi-gloss or matte finish.
Yes. We can remove any/all existing flooring, including any underlying adhesive or floor toppings for an additional cost.