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Question: Can you tint M.V.B. (Moisture Vapor Barrier)? Answer: Yes, the Moisture Vapor Barrier is tintable, but we don’t promote this practice as it could affect the MVB’s ability to block moisture coming up through your floor. We do have people that choose to tint this...

Question: Is there a time window between after you stain to when you seal your floor? Answer: You can wait as long as you want after you stain your floor to seal it. Most customers prefer to keep people and things off their floor after staining. Let...

Question: Can I run diamond satellite pads on a propane burnisher to polish my concrete floor? Answer: Many of our customers like using a propane burnisher to polish their floor.  They provide an extremely efficient way of polishing. In fact, many big box type stores utilize...

Question: I would like to use a water based stain for my basement floor. I believe I will need the floor prepared for the stain (grinding). I would like to find out how to do the prep concrete work? Answer: If you are wanting to prep...

Question: I would like more of a ‘honed concrete’ floor.  What is the best way to achieve that and ensure that it doesn’t have a high gloss, or plasticy sheen at the end. Answer: Cleaning your floor with one of our 800 grit Satellite pads along...

Question: What is a good way to transition from metals to resins when polishing concrete? Answer: This refers to a more traditional way of polishing concrete floors where you start with a metal and transition into resin bonded diamond.   Many polishers have trouble getting the scratches...

What's the best sealer and protector for a concrete driveway? EZ Shield is a great sealer and protectant for concrete driveways. It doesn't change the color of the concrete and makes liquids bead on the surface. When applying EZ Shield, be sure the temperature is above freezing....

Question: Can I use Super Blue on my tinted concrete? Answer: Super Blue is a heavy duty cleaner that deep cleans concrete surfaces. Our customers enjoy using this product on all sorts of unsealed concrete as a cleansing method. Concrete that's is tinted or colored throughout the...

Question: What is the best way to remove deep scratches from my concrete floor before I seal or stain the floor? I used a Diamabrush tool and it left deep gouges in my floor. Answer: You would want to remove these deep, fork like, scratches from...

Question: Do I need to neutralize the acid stain after it has dried? Answer: Acid stain has been around for a long time and is the most traditional way to stain a concrete floor. It reacts chemically with the concrete and then forms a ‘chalk’ on...

Question: Can I add more dye to my floor after I have polished the floor up to 800? I want a little more color in the floor. Answer: Our “Super Solve” product is a carrier for our polished concrete dyes (many use acetone too).  The Super...

Question: How can I prep my stained concrete floor so the stain and sealer lock in and don’t peel from the floor? Answer: Prep is the key.  Use our Satellite Pads in 30 or 50 grit and a diluted Super Blue Cleaner as you run the...

Question: I have stained/sealed concrete floors. All I need is to rent us a buffer and use the product listed? Answer: The machine you need is a "low speed buffer", which are typically around 175 rpm and available at most any rental store in a 17" or...

Question: When polishing concrete, how do I prep the edges or corners of my floor? Use: 4” polishing pads with a variable speed hand grinder for the edges. 3” triangle polishing pads with an oscillating multi tool. the center of the satellite pad to clean it...

Question:  How can I get an oil stain out of a polished concrete floor? Answer:  Although polished concrete is a very low maintenance floor and protective treatments are most often applied to polished concrete floors, they are still porous floors that can absorb liquids. Therefor, to remove...

This is the cleaning result of using Super Blue.  As you can see it did a good job of deep cleaning the concrete.  If your just desiring to 'deep clean' the Super Blue product is fantastic at that.  If you need to remove glues and...

When you're out these upcoming months please remember as you're winterizing your pools, boats, cars and so on that your concrete will thank you if you treat it as well. Snow, ice, water and chemicals can become costly to your unprotected concrete in the winter...

This video shows what prep should look like for your concrete floor prior to installing metallic epoxy. The prep work can be done using our concrete preparation pads (30 or 50 grit) under a swing machine, we also have a liquid product that opens up...

Metallic floors, they grow more popular everyday and not just for concrete floors but also for countertops! This video demonstrates applying a black basecoat to a concrete floor prior to your metallic coat. ...

Concrete Floor Supply Indoor/Outdoor Dye is a very unique line of UV stable, liquid dyes that product an acid stain patina finish in a fraction of the time! System Overview Properly prep surface. Insure that it is clean, dry and properly profiled.  Diamond grinding is the preferred...

The Concrete Floor Supply “Acid Stain System” is a proven method to stain an ordinary concrete slab into a luxurious looking floor for a fraction of the costs.  The single component, acid based stain chemically bonds with the concrete to form various colors.  Our proven...

The Concrete Floor Supply Metallic System or “Metallic System” is our unique floor coating system using a pigmented epoxy base coat followed by a coating of our commercial grade epoxy system blended with metallic pigments that create a variegated, 3D appearance. The metallic coating system...

The Concrete Floor Supply Clear Coat System is a water clear coating system for those wanting a durable, ‘wet look’ floor. This system is a clear 100 percent solids epoxy system that is self leveling and gives the floor a smooth water like finish. System Overview Properly...

The Concrete Floor Supply color on color system is a solid color coating system for those wanting a durable solid color floor. This system is a pigmented 100 percent solids epoxy system that is self leveling and gives the floor a smooth finish. Used extensively...

Highly popular seamless floor coating system with many uses. 100% solids epoxy and Color flakes options (15 colors) Seamless, easy to clean floor. Available by the kit for easy installation. System Overview Properly prep surface. Insure that it is clean, dry and properly profiled.  Diamond grinding is the preferred method for...