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    Artistic Concrete Renovation

    Company’s national concrete expertise tested locally on a unique project.

     
  • Gomez Escobedo Residence

    Polished concrete floor in home’s kitchen, family room, living room, and dining room.

     
  • Polished Concrete Adapts

    Two retail projects highlight polished concrete's versatility.

     
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    University Goes with Polished Concrete

    Polished concrete was ideal for university's store.

     
  • Surfaces' WOC Wrap-Up

    The Concrete Surfaces pavilion was a popular draw at World of Concrete 2012.

     
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    Polished Concrete for the Home

    Polished concrete gives homes a contemporary look.

     
  • Schools such as Woodland Elementary are opting for polished concrete in greater numbers.

    School Opts for Polished Concrete

    Polished concrete is gaining popularity in both new school construction and in renovations.

     
  • Clubhouse for Palouse Ridge Golf Club

    Located in the center of Washington State University’s Championship Palouse Ridge Golf Club, the sustainably designed Clubhouse, with pro shop, restaurant, and outdoor terraces, provides expansive views of the stunning golf course and picturesque Palouse hills. It is fast becoming a destination for...

     
  • Honolulu Zoo Gift Shop

    The Honolulu Zoo gift shop features rammed earth walls, natural ventilation and daylighting. It was a design-build project, and involved close collaboration between architect and contractor. The gift shop’s structural materials: steel, concrete, and wood, are left exposed, and painted or sealed to...

     
  • Oral Roberts University Mabee Center

    Remodel project on ORU Mabee center. This 105,000sq ft arena was built in 1971. The center houses ORU Golden eagle basketball and holds many major Tulsa area events. The polish project was completed, in two phases, one 30,000 and one 5,000 sq ft. The first phase around the upper entrance...

     
  • Educated Decisions

    While new big box retail construction in the form of Home Depots and Wal-Marts has slowed in this economy, schools offer promise for contractors who polish concrete.

     
  • Polishing Up

    World of Concrete speakers discuss the importance of establishing standards and specifications for concrete polishing.

     
  • The Ideal Concrete Surface for a Hospital

    Q: We have a hospital expansion project and are considering polished concrete as the flooring material throughout. Our issue on this project is moisture (about 92% internal relative humidity after eight months), so the sheet vinyl originally installed has

     
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    Uncharted Waters

    Dan Bishop never dreamed of building a boat deck with polished concrete. But when a loyal customer asked Bishop, president of Moderncrete Concrete Design of Austin, Texas, to recreate the deck of a fishing boat, his team of concrete artisans went to work.

     
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    Vexcon Chemicals Vexcon Fusion

    Vexcon Fusion is an advanced concrete repair treatment for polished concrete floors.

     
  • On a Roll

    Ward Pedley Jr. might be the face of polished concrete. The head of Pedley Concrete in Owensboro, Ky., has been a concrete contractor for 28 years and has branched into polished concrete in just the last two years.

     
  • Green School Opts for Polished Concrete Floors

    Canada's greenest school, named for one of the world's leading environmental scholars, has selected the FGS/PermaShine Polished Concrete Floor System, according to the project team.

     
  • Examining the Evolution of Polished Concrete

    A student once asked me, "Where is the decorative industry headed? What will be the latest and greatest?" My answer--colored, polished concrete.

     
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    Taking the Green Leed

    The Harm A. Weber Academic Center is a recently completed green building at Judson University in Elgin, Ill. The 88,000-square-foot building houses the new Benjamin P. Browne Library and the Division of Art, Design and Architecture.

     
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    Polished Concrete: It's a Safe Bet

    Polished concrete is a very viable flooring option for commercial and retail facilities, as well as schools and factories.

     
 
 
 
 

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