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Top Drivers for Renovation Projects

  HOUZZ and Qualified Remodeler have teamed up with this great chart to show why people are remodeling.

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Interviewed in Concrete Décor magazine

Doug Bhatt of Re-Crete was recently interviewed for an article in the National Trade Magazine, Concrete Décor.  You can read what Doug had to say about Coating applicators here in the article titled, Advanced Tools for Coating Application   Photo … Continue reading

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Glossy vs. Matte Finishes

  How do you choose what you want for your stained concrete floor project? The factors to consider are: · Cost · Color and Reflectivity · Cleaning Cost Factors Re-Crete feels that it is very important to protect your stained … Continue reading

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Lighting Matters

  When choosing colors for your floor, or actually any color in your room, make sure that you are looking at under the lighting in that room at different times of the day.  We have many choices for lighting today … Continue reading

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Houzz Article about Concrete Floors

5 Benefits to Concrete Floors for Everyday Living Houzz– Kitchen Remodel, Bathroom Remodel and More »

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11 Things to Expect With Your Remodel

One of my favorite websites for remodeling ideas and home design ideas is Houzz.com.  It is a resource that is fun, helpful and always up to date. My favorite thing about it is the ability to clip photos of my … Continue reading

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Cleaning and Maintaining your Interior Concrete Stained Floors

Cleaning and maintaining your concrete floors is easy and very inexpensive. You need to keep them swept and free of things that can be ground in or dragged across the surface. You need to mop the floor as needed with … Continue reading

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Are Concrete Floors Cold to Walk on?

Concrete is known to be porous and therefore can absorb heat or cold quickly, store it, and release it little by little. In fact, you might see a small reduction in your energy bills because of this ability. But walking … Continue reading

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Concrete Dyes VS Concrete Stain

Well, it is all concrete stain, but what we are talking about here is concrete dye vs acid staining. Both are great products and we use both products, but they have different places in our tool box. We love concrete … Continue reading

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Matte or Glossy Sealer for your Stained Concrete Floor?

I know there are so many decisions to make while building your home or remodeling your space. We just finished a bathroom remodel and I have to tell you, it took me three weeks and endless trips to the paint … Continue reading

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