Seal Before Coating Your Floor

– Seal Before Coating Your Floor – Do you want to put down a floor coating in your garage or warehouse but there’s moisture problems in the concrete? Moisture and efflorescence will eventually break the bond of any floor coating making it peel up… and you definitely don’t want that. But what do you do?…

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Sweating Concrete

-Sweating Concrete-   Does your concrete sweat like a pig? Like when you set something down on the concrete, move it later and there’s a wet spot where the item was? That’s not good. I’ve seen this problem many times when I’m resurfacing concrete… usually when there’s high humidity or excessive moisture in the ground…

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America’s Best Concrete Stain

America’s Best Concrete Stain America’s best concrete stain is by far Color Mist by Modern Stone Technologies. Color mist is an advanced polymer modified product that penetrates and bonds with concrete surfaces to create a beautiful and long-lasting look. If applied correctly, this product is non-film forming which increases topcoat adhesion. Other water based stains…

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Concrete & Stone Improvement Products

Concrete & Stone Improvement Products CretoSeal™ is now carrying a new line of artisan quality concrete & stone improvement products. These featured products are from Modern Stone Technologies based out of Arizona.These products are hard to find and were only distributed to contractors. Now CretoSeal™ is bringing these amazing products straight to you, the property…

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Radon Mitigation in Concrete

Radon mitigation in concrete is extremely important because radon gas is one of the leaders in causing lung cancer in the US. The first step in mitigating radon gas is to get your property tested. No level of radiation is considered completely safe. Radon test kits are available online and are worth the investment. Radon…

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Fungi Can Help Concrete Heal Its Own Cracks

Fungi Can Help Concrete Heal Its Own Cracks   This is an interesting article about a low-cost, pollution-free solution to infrastructure problem: New self-healing concrete has fungi that “heals” cracks in crumbling structures. A type of fungi spore is mixed into the concrete mix and lays dormant until it’s exposed to oxygen and moisture from…

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Ultra-high Performance Concrete

Ultra-high Performance Concrete   Ultra-high performance concrete accidentally discovered when they added recycled, milled glass. I came across this article talking about concrete being supplemented with milled glass being much stronger and more dense. The concrete was also permanently waterproof. This instantly reminded me of what Creto Deep Penetrating Sealer (DPS) does. Creto DPS crystallizes…

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