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Why Polished Concrete?

Why Polished Concrete?

Sep 15th 2022

WHAT IS POLISHED CONCRETE?

Polished concrete is a multi-step, mechanical process where the concrete is ground, honed, and polished using bonded abrasives to cut a concrete floor and then refined in each additional step to a desired level of appearance. 

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF POLISHED CONCRETE?

  1. Superior durability
  2. Cost-effectiveness
  3. low maintenance
  4. Improved reflectivity and ambient lighting
  5. Elimination of dusting
  6. Reduced tire wear
  7. No production/plant shutdown
  8. Ideal for areas with heavy foot traffic

WHAT IS NEEDED TO POLISH CONCRETE?

Before grinding and polishing the floor must be evaluated and expectations must be discussed. Is the goal shiny? Longevity? Smooth, and easy-to-clean? All of this will determine the equipment, tools, chemicals, and process used. Luckily, you are not in this alone and NIagara is here to help every step of the way! From prep to polish - we have the answers and the supplies to get the job done right. 

Call 800-622-2048 or your local sales rep for more information on polishing concrete floors or join one of our Concrete Polishing Workshops!