Concrete Surfaces October 2014

What Kids Want: Stencil and dyed concrete create a safe haven for inner-city children; Concrete goes viral; How to collect and use jobsite data.


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Artistry in Decorative Concrete Demonstrations

CONCRETE SURFACES magazine's 13th annual Artistry in Decorative Concrete Demonstrations competition is a live-action event that features...


2014 WOC Daily News Post Show

2014 WOC Daily News Post Show Review



  • Polishing Conference Heads to WOC

    I am pleased to share with you that a date and place has been set for the next concrete polishing conference. It coincides with my favorite...

  • Concrete Do-Gooders

    Volunteers from the American Society of Concrete Contractors’ Decorative Concrete Council traveled to Chicago’s South Side in August to...

  • Meet CPAA’s New President: Chad Gill

    Don't miss this engaging Q&A with Chad Gill, robotics design engineer turned polished concrete contractor.



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  • Polished Concrete Topping

    ARDEX PC-T Polished Concrete Topping hardens fast, and can be walked on in two hours and polished in 24 hours.

  • Topping for diamond polishing

    For high-end homes, stores, warehouses, schools, kitchens, airport hangars, and loading docks, Ultratop PC by MAPEI is a high-flow and self-leveling cementitious topping that’s optimized for diamond polishing.

  • Bond-Kote and Super-Stamp

    Freeze- and thaw-resistant, Super-Krete Bond-Kote and Super-Stamp are available in ready-mix form and can be used as stampable overlays without bonding agents or primers.