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How To Select The Right Stained Concrete

Posted on July 30, 2010 at 11:32 PM

Applying a stained concrete could bethe most affordable way to create a decorative appearance to your concrete wallor floor. The procedure is not complicated and requires little effort. However,before choosing the concrete stain, you should consider a few factors to getthe best results.


Decide if you want an acid-basedconcrete stain or an acrylic stain. The acid based stain requires muchsafeguarding since it contains chemicals which could be irritating and producea strong pungent smell which could lead to discomfort. Acrylic stains morewater based latex paints, less corrosive and no bad smell. They are best forcovering existing flaws.


The other thing is to evaluate whetheryou can manage the spray. Most of the concrete stains are made using sprayers.Be sure that you can cover and protect nearby areas to prevent other objectbeing stained. Failing to do this could lead to a lot of mess.


The next thing to look at is the coloravailable for the concrete stain. Evaluate all the available colors and choosethat which pleases you. However, it makes no sense to choose a color that doesnot blend with your house color. This will lead to a crashing appearance.


Finally, get the most affordable.Compare prices in the market and get the stained concrete that you can affordwithout strain. Ensure that the installation requirements are not so demandingeither. Check the ConcreteArt-FX for moreinformation.


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