Over time, concrete can experience a significant amount of wear and tear that can cause it to wear down and look unattractive. The best way to protect your concrete from these types of problems is to apply a specialized coating. Acrylic coatings from Sundek offer a way to not only protect concrete but also give it a fresh new look. At Sundek, we offer two types of acrylic coatings.
The addition of a swimming pool to your backyard can provide the setting for hours of fun and relaxation for the entire family for many years to come. Even so, while swimming pools can be entertaining, the decking around pools can often present safety concerns. This is particularly true if you have young children who will be using the pool. Fortunately, there is a solution available to make decorative concrete pool decks safer and more secure.
European designs with a hint of Old World elegance are often highly sought after, but for many homeowners, it can be cost prohibitive to install real stone. Concrete overlays offer a cost-effective solution that can deliver the look of real stone. An excellent example of this type of design solution is Sundek’s Tuscan concrete overlays.
Concrete can offer a number of advantages for practically any environment and surface, including low cost, easy maintenance, and unlimited design options. With the application of concrete toppings, it becomes possible to transform any concrete surface into whatever designs you can imagine. SunCanvas concrete toppings from Sundek are designed to provide a completely smooth surface that can be used to transform an unexciting existing surface into something truly extraordinary.
In the past, options for concrete pool decks were limited to plain concrete in boring white or beige. Today, you have the ability to provide your clients with innovative concrete options for their pool decks, including slip-resistant and decorative surfaces that enhance the esthetics of their space.
Why Encourage Concrete Pool Decks?
If clients ask you for a suggestion concerning the material for their pool deck, concrete is the best choice. Concrete pool decks are one of the most affordable options, as they offer many designs and material choices for a reasonable price. They are also environmentally friendly when compared to other options that need to be shipped great distances. Finally, concrete decks will last a long time before your customers need to replace them, with minimal maintenance.
As a contractor, your primary goal is to make a profit in your business, but sometimes the best way to do this is by saving your clients money. When you suggest decorative concrete resurfacing as an alternative to completely tearing up and replacing the existing concrete, you will save your clients money and allow yourself to fit more projects into your schedule, earning more overall. It is easy to make a case for decorative resurfacing with your clients; you simply need to remember a few key points to bring up.
With an increasing number of homeowners wishing to expand their ability to enjoy the great outdoors, outdoor living spaces have become a popular trend. Consequently, contractors now frequently have requests for outdoor living rooms and often find themselves in a position of needing to assist clients with choosing the right floor for those outdoor living spaces.
Concrete toppings, such as SunSplash, are popular among homeowners and business owners alike, so it is important to be able to install these toppings without any problems. The more you install these overlays, the better your results will be. Even experienced contractors have room for improvement or may not know the most efficient way to complete a particular step in the process. The following tips will eliminate and prevent some of the most common problems during the installation of your concrete topping.