Please read below for answers to frequently asked questions regarding decorative concrete countertops and polished floors. These questions should help you decide whether concrete is right for you! Still have questions? Please contact us anytime! We look forward to hearing from you.
WHY SHOULD I CONSIDER CONCRETE FOR MY HOME?
Concrete is a practical and expressive material that can be molded and shaped into almost any form. You can grind the surface for many different finish choices. Concrete can come in many color choices, in fact, you can integrate more than one color in your surface. You can also choose to inlay meaningful objects to personalize your product!
WHAT ADVANTAGES DOES CONCRETE HAVE OVER OTHER MATERIALS?
The biggest advantage is that concrete allows us to customize each countertop to our clients tastes and architecture. PRICE? Well depending on how creative and custom you want to get, concrete is very competitive with granite and marble prices, usually saving you money in the end! However, prices will vary depending on the job. Call us for a basic price sheet!
CAN I USE MY CONCRETE COUNTERTOP AS A CUTTING SURFACE?
As with marble and granite, we DO NOT reccommend that you cut on concrete, as it could result in scratches in the surface that will damage the finish, as well as harming your knife blades. Many homes are choosing to inlay cutting boards or surfaces directly into the countertop. These additions are functional, while giving an extra element of design!
WILL MY CONCRETE COUNTERTOPS STAIN?
Concrete and marble have about the same porosity. Acids can stain the concrete if left unattended on the surface for a period of time. However, our countertops have an extremely stain, heat and chemical resistant sealant, which greatly reduces the chances of staining your concrete.
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