Concrete is resilient and durable. However concrete is also quite porous. This porosity of concrete allows it to absorb dust and moisture at an alarming rate. With concrete floors in industrial settings it has been observed that untreated concrete floors do not resist well to wear and tear and cracks start to appear over a period of time.
The cracks are a result of concrete slowly losing its alkalinity over a period of time. however all this can be avoided by concrete paint. There are a great many methods of painting concrete. Some make use of epoxy resin, which is a high shine; high gloss resin which gives concrete floors a shiny appearance. Another way is to make use of paving paint. This is not as glossy as resin and can be applied on concrete outside homes as in driveways and patios.
The following are a few benefits of concrete paint
These days most home designers prefer using concrete paint to add character to an otherwise boring looking floor. Three dimensional concrete paints add a touch of style and class. Another good thing about concrete paint is that it’s a great way of enhancing the look of your concrete floor without having to spend thousands of dollars on installing new flooring.
Concrete paint comes in a variety of colors and designs. There are few to suit just about anyone’s tastes. Whether you want your floors to have a marble effect or the pearly luminescence of shiny concrete you can use concrete paint accordingly.
White and black concrete floors are pretty in for offices and work spaces. These give the floors an elegant touch and increase the professional look of your office space.
Concrete paint is available in a variety of colors. Adding solid colored concrete paint to your floors can instantly add color to a drab room. Besides being high shine and glossy it makes cleaning concrete easier, makes it last for ages and is a great of way of spending less yet making your floors look great.