Google Gets Extraordinary Polished Concrete Floor

The latest addition to our portfolio is a beautiful polished concrete floor for one of the most famous companies of our time. When Balfour Beatty Construction contacted us to do the work, it turned out we had already done three projects for this internet giant. We’re proud to say that what began as an ordinary piece of concrete slab became a work of art for none other than Google! The project included removing the carpet glue, patching holes, repairing damage, and applying a chemical densifier by RetroPlate. We then did a diamond grinding and polishing of the concrete floor to a medium gloss finish. To personalize it, Google’s original plan was to apply a sticker with their logo. Turning a Polished Concrete Floor into a Work of Art But ModernCrete’s VP of Operations, Chris Bishop, had … [Read more...]

Benefits of Polished Concrete

There are many benefits to polished concrete over other types of flooring. Polished concrete creates a look competitive with nature stone flooring, so you can achieve beauty without the high maintenance – just sweep and mop! It's also tough and durable, with the ability to withstand all types of foot and vehicle traffic. As a bonus, it's eco-friendly, so you can feel good about selecting a flooring solution that has a smaller carbon footprint on the planet. … [Read more...]