When you need to replace damaged floor coverings, decorative concrete can be a versatile option. A decorative concrete floor is probably one of the most durable floors you can have in your home and it can be installed on the interior floors of your home.
You may be wondering how concrete can be decorative when it is gray and boring. Many modern homes have been using interior concrete because of its simplicity and toughness. It can, however, be costly to install interior concrete.
Decorative concrete as compared to interior concrete does not come with huge a price tag but can take your interior flooring to the next level.
Acid Stained Concrete
Stained concrete comes with stylish finishes that can match any interior design. Concrete staining is an affordable option because it entails adding color to your existing concrete floor without adding any more materials.
Epoxy terrazzo is an offshoot of the Terrazzo flooring system which uses concrete as its base. Epoxy terrazzo is more efficient and comes with many customization options than the former concrete based Terrazzo flooring.
Epoxy terrazzo flooring can be customized with granite, glass, and marble. It is a durable material that can last for up to 20 years and is resistant to physical and chemical damage. It is also almost maintenance-free.
Stamped Concrete Overlays
If you want simple interior flooring, a stamped concrete overlay is the way to go. With stamped concrete overlays you can replicate the look of cobblestone, marble, tile, wood, and almost any kind of flooring system without having to spend so much.
Stamped concrete is an ideal interior flooring system if you have children and pets at home.
Polished concrete is available in various finishes. It is a cost-effective option because no materials are added to the concrete flooring. The concrete floor is repeatedly sanded using different grits of sandpaper to achieve your desired sheen.
There are many ways you can use existing interior concrete flooring to give your home an impressive and beautiful look. Decorative concrete enhances the aesthetic appeal of your home. The best part is, you do not have to to spend so much.