New H&M in San Antonio Features Polished Concrete

H&M officially opened its doors on June 12, 2014 in San Antonio. The retailer occupies 27,000 square feet of space at The Shops at La Cantera, 15900 La Cantera Parkway. The local H&M features the Swedish retailer’s line of clothes for ladies, men, young ladies, young men and children. The shop will also has a store-within-a-store for its collections of accessories, lingerie, sports apparel, maternity wear and plus-size. Philosophy of Sustainability One of H&M’s philosophies is applying sustainability to everything they do. H&M does not own factories, but instead buys products from independent suppliers that are close long-term partners. On their website, they state, “We work to bring about long-term improvement for people and the environment.” So it’s only natural that … [Read more...]

Featured Project: Giving Concrete a Wooden Feel

This featured project, located in a private home in La Grange, Texas, was a blend of concrete polishing and beautifully detailed acid staining. The owner wanted to create the look of a wooden boat deck. ModernCrete hand-stained each plank so the wood grain looked different on all planks. The hardened and polished concrete is even more durable than a real wood floor and the owner was … [Read more...]