The 2013 Concrete Surfaces Polished Concrete Award winners; Overcoming mismatched slab colors; How to prevent scaling
The April issue of Concrete Surfaces is a comprehensive review of all decorative concrete activities that went on at 2013 World of Concrete!
View all of the 2013 Polished Concrete Award nominees by category.
The Concrete Sawing and Drilling Association's 42nd annual convention will be held in Tucson, Ariz., March 11-15. The convention is attended by concrete cutting, polishing, and imaging professionals as well as manufacturers and distributors.
Liquid acid stain works great for large spaces. Manufacturer Direct Colors shows how its gelled acid stain can bring that beautiful color and texture to smaller projects.
ConcreteNetwork.com columnist Anne Balogh shows how more than 100 stencils and multiple colors of concrete stain were used to create a unique floor for Kapnos, a new restaurant in Washington, D.C.
Two reasons to spend some quality time at the Concrete Surfaces Decorative pavilion in the World of Concrete's Silver Lot.
A few months back, I invited Concrete Surfaces readers to take our reader survey — to help us get to know you and your reading habits better. As a “bonus” question, we also asked survey participants what advice they would give to those entering the industry. I’ve taken what you’ve said and combined...
It’s been a busy month! Our first order of business was to select this year’s Polished Concrete Awards winners.
Email the editor, Victoria K. Sicaras, with your questions and comments.
Enhance new and old concrete and create stunning designs with Concrete Solutions Acid Stain and Concrete Dye Systems. The products come in 30 interior and exterior colors and can be applied over existing concrete or polymer concrete overlays.
Create realistic rockscapes as well as natural color for retaining walls with Color Wall water-based, extra-strength stain.
Elements Transparent Water Based Stain for Concrete permeates the concrete surface to create translucent color variations similar to reactive acid stains.
Selected manufacturers of applicator tools.
Selected manufacturers of stamping tools.
Selected manufacturers of polishing and grinding equipment.
How to work with customers and manage their expectations to accept realistic outcomes.
Layout out steps isn't easy, so here are some guidelines to help with quick, accurate layout.
Performing the scratch test helps contractors decide which diamond tooling is best for the job.
Following up from last month's column, Joe Nasvik discusses materials and procedures needed to properly form concrete stairs.
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