Concrete Polishing Sydney, EPOXY Flooring Sydney & Flake Epoxy
Concrete Finish Types:
- Mechanically Polished Concrete Floor
- Concrete grind and Seal
- Honed Concrete Floor
- Concrete Epoxy Flooring
- Epoxy Flake Flooring
How do we polished concrete Floor?
There are three to choose, Less or No aggregate, semi exposed aggregate or salt & pepper and finally full exposed aggregate polished concrete Floor.
We have to grind and honed concrete floor then smooth and Fill holes, Divots and Cracks.
There are two ways to enhance shine and beauty of your floor.
We can seal your concrete floor or use different kind of resin to shine the concrete Floor.
Advantage of Polished Concrete :
It is last a long time.
Polished Concrete floor is Thermal mass, it is absorb and store heat energy. During winter will absorb heat from sun or heater and release during night time. Lightweight materials such as timber have low thermal mass.
Polished Concrete will not get mouldy in wet or moist environment such as ground floor, compare to wooded flooring or carpet and finally easy to clean.
Very hygienic and dust free for allergy sufferers.
it is ideal for commercial area.
Disadvantage of Polished Concrete :
Polished Concrete floor is Thermal mass, if your room won't get enough sun light will remain cold especially in winter time.
Concrete Polished like any hard flooring can transfer Sound to lower level.
Concrete Epoxy Flooring :
EPOXY Flooring is another hard flooring can be used in many area with
unlimited colours. This kind of flooring is combination of 2 parts chemicals.
applications vary such as industrial, commercial, retail and residential.
Mechanically polished concrete floor VS Concrete grind and seal
In mechanically polished concrete you can feel the concrete but grind and seal has been cover by a layer of sealer.
Age of both can be the same depend up on quality of sealer.
Mechanically Polished Concrete will take up double time comper with grind and seal therefore price is much higher.
Mechanically Polished Concrete stain protected up to max two hours ( age will effecte and reduce protection) but grind and seal can be last a long time depend up on sealer.
Dust Free Concrete polishing :
Concrete grinding and polishing produce a lot of health hazardous dust.
with our commercial vacuum cleaner we extract majority of dust.
Advantage of Polished Concrete :
Price depend up on:
1) Age of concrete
2) Quality of concrete
3) The expected outcome
4) Size of the job, Easy access to the job site (tools and equipment are very heavy).
5) Concrete floor edges, long & narrow area and staircase requires time to grind and polished.
6) Carpet issues: After removing all carpet gripper which has been nailed down to concrete floor, we will end up with many small dent along each wall. We have to patch each one then grind and polish ( Colour of patch will be different ).
7) Wooden floor issues: wooden and vinyl floor has to be cut and removed include glue and floor self leveller.
8) Floor self leveller has to be removed ( Low MPa ), we cannot grind and polished.
How Much Does Polished Concrete Floors Cost?
Basic respond to your question: concrete polishing or grind and seal it start at $60/sqm + GST and goes up to $160/sqm + GST, excluding steps or narrow area with many edges. ( Site Visit is Essential )
Polished Concrete Gallery:
Different Kind Of Floor Removal
Concrete EPOXY Floor:
EPOXY Flake Sample Gallery: