When building or remodeling a business, choosing the right flooring system that meets the functional needs of your space is an important part of the process. The right flooring should also look great and match the overall aesthetic of your brand. The best way to achieve fashion and function in flooring is with commercial decorative concrete floors. Twin Cities area businesses trust Advantage Coating for all of their concrete flooring needs. We offer a wide variety of styles in decorative concrete and we are here to tell you all about them!
But first, what is decorative concrete flooring exactly? While different styles of concrete look great, only some are special enough to be deemed ‘decorative.’ Decorative Concrete Flooring is the process of adding the desired coating on top of raw or finished concrete to achieve a custom color. And when it comes to commercial decorative concrete floors, the process must be durable enough to withstand the rigors and foot traffic that business environments often bring. They must also achieve a professional finish.
Today, concrete flooring industry experts have found many new ways in making sure there are a variety of design options to choose from. Concrete floors can now be polished, stained or textured to look like other natural materials to accomplish a unique look.
When you have decided to go with concrete flooring for your building project, the next thing to do is decide what you want it to look like because there are as many concrete flooring options as there are materials. Concrete floors differ in surfaces, aggregates (fine or coarse) and colors with each maintaining its own pros, cons and cost over the other, whether in beauty or usability.
Polished decorative concrete. Heavy duty grinding and polishing machines used to achieve this smooth and shiny look. It is eco friendly since harsh chemicals are not used, durable to withstand high traffic, attractiveglossy surfaces, low maintenance, and reflectiveto increase the light exposure of your space.
Epoxy decorative concrete. Epoxy is a type of resin that when cured withstands almost anything. It is durableenoughto withstand high traffic, is low maintenance, is cost effectiveespecially for large areas and offers attractivefinishes. Within the epoxy category you can choose different looks from metallic epoxy to custom color matched epoxy to create seamless look with the walls and more.
Tennant Eco-Advantage Coatings. Eco-friendly, virtually odor-free, user-friendly and VOC-compliant. They offer long-lasting and high-performing results, and they come in a wide variety of colors: blends and solids. These coatings are the perfect complement for just about any environment. They work great in schools, offices, entries, bathrooms and more.
Commercial decorative concrete floors provide incredible durability for unique flooring that will last. The floor is the most used and abused part of any business so it’s worth taking extra care to choose the right flooring option and integrate it into your overall design.
To learn more about commercial decorative concrete floors for your Twin Cities area business, call Advantage Coating at 952-556-8720 or Contact Us.