Resin Flooring vs Polished Concrete

Comparing Resin Flooring vs Polished Concrete Resin flooring is a type of flooring that commonly uses an epoxy-based resin to cover the surface of your concrete floor. Resin flooring can be paintable and can provide an even, smooth and bright plastic-based look. Polished concrete involves grinding the surface of the concrete to achieve the distinctive […]

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Epoxy Flooring Cost

How Much Does Epoxy Flooring Cost? 7 Things to Remember There is a huge range of factors when it comes to determining epoxy resin flooring costs. This technique uses poured resin to provide an even, self-levelling surface at a very good cost per square metre or square foot – depending on the unit you prefer […]

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Laying Concrete for a Path, Patio Driveway and Other Projects

Laying Concrete for a Path, Patio Driveway and Other Projects It is possible to undertake small concrete projects such as a path, patio or driveway yourself. Laying concrete can be a helpful skill for many people. If you want the best outcome you will require the most effective techniques, and here we will explore a […]

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All You Need to Know About Concrete Recycling

All You Need to Know About Concrete Recycling Concrete recycling pays an important part with regards to reusing concrete that would otherwise be discarded. Many large scale construction jobs that involve demolition will leave rubble and debris which can be recycled and repurposed for other projects. The good news is that this concrete can be […]

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How Long Does Concrete Take to Set? Expert Advice from Concrete Specialists

How Long Does Concrete Take to Set? Expert Advice from Concrete Specialists How Long Does Concrete Take to Set? In most cases, standard concrete (or full strength concrete) has a setting time of around one day, sometimes two days depending on the environment in which it is set. However, concrete reaches its full strength after […]

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All You Need to Know on Imprinted Concrete & Blocked Concrete

All You Need to Know on Imprinted Concrete & Blocked Concrete We are going to be discussing the major benefits that come with imprinted concrete. We have selected five of the most popular reasons why you should consider installing imprinted concrete. What is Pattern Imprinted Concrete? To put it simply, patterned concrete (also known as […]

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Understanding Concrete Mix Ratios | All Mixes for All Concrete Projects

Understanding Concrete Mix Ratios | All Mixes for All Concrete Projects Whether you’re a DIY expert looking to learn more abou concrete mix ratios to line your driveway, garage or workshop, or a seasoned concrete contractor looking for the best mix ratios, Concrete Flooring Solutions has the answers to both needs.  Understanding concrete mix ratios […]

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Concrete Slabs | A 7 Step Guide Laying & Installation Guide

A Simple 7 Step Guide to Laying Perfect Concrete Slabs If this is your first time laying concrete slabs, the task at hand may seem slightly daunting. However, the team at Concrete Flooring Solutions have drawn up an 7-step guide to help both novice and DIY carpenters and tradesmen professionals lay concrete slabs with ease. […]

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Concrete Calculator

Concrete Calculator | How to Calculate Concrete Concrete Flooring Solution’s concrete calculator is able to give you a bespoke and direct quote for your flooring requirements. Unlike other calculators, when you enter the required information, our team will get back to you in 24 hours with a bespoke quote for your project. All quotes are […]

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What is Cement Made Of

What is Cement Made Of and How is it Used in Construction? What Materials Make Up Cement? There are many materials that make up cement, but the most common are: Limestone Shells Chalk However, cement can be combined with marl, sand and iron ore (depending on the required use). When heated, the above components form […]

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