Mission Viejo Decorative Concrete
In the recent past, there has been an increase in the popularity of decorative concrete. This is mostly because many homeowners like the idea of being surrounded by beautiful colors and expression.
Unfortunately, the decorative concrete can easily get damaged if they aren’t installed by a professional.
Importance of Protecting the Finished Work
Many people believe that after the concrete has dried, it becomes hard, and there is no need to care for it anymore. However, this isn’t always the case because it continues to change as it ages, and the water on the slab surface can cause chemical and physical changes. This is why masonry contractors should discuss a plan to protect the completed work with the homeowners.
A covering material should allow moisture from the concrete to permeate through while ensuring that the staining product doesn’t reach the concrete surface.
Why Choose Decorative Concrete
Whether it is used indoors or outdoors, decorative concrete is very durable as it can withstand any kind of pressure or temperature. The flooring option can withstand stains, peeling, chipping, and fading. It is durable than other material options. It also doesn’t trap dust mites, molds, mildew, peeling, or stains. This ensures that your home is safe for your entire family.
You can use decorative concrete on your current or new concrete floors, and it will provide you with endless design possibilities. As a result of concrete mixing and setting advances, your masonry contractor can create your desired color and texture. Various methods can be used to apply concrete coatings such as thin stamp overlay, acid staining, slate trowel, and splatter texture. You can even have it look like natural stone.
Decorative concrete requires little or no maintenance. It is also easy to clean. No regular coating or polishing is needed. In case of any spills, it is easy to clean them with water and soap. All you need do is to apply a sealer every four years.
Even though it has many good benefits, decorative concrete is affordable. It is cheaper to install. It is, therefore, the most cost-effective flooring option.
To see how you can benefit from a decorative concrete call Mission Viejo Concrete Company on (949) 541-9282 for free estimates.