Solving the Mysteries of Bonded Abrasive Polished Concrete Floors

Scarborough, Walter
January 2012
Construction Specifier;Jan2012, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p32
Trade Publication
Bonded abrasive polished concrete fl oors have become a popular fl ooring solution in recent years. However, there is still a lack of understanding of how to achieve a concrete fl oor with an exposed aggregate and glossy fi nish. This article clarifi es the nature of bonded abrasive polished concrete fl oors, explaining the aspects that should be considered for the concrete that will enhance the chances of a successful fi nish. It also details the multistep sequence of processing a concrete fl oor to a desired fi nish.


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