How to permanently seal grout.

How To Seal Grout

How To Seal Grout Permanently   Grout is an extremely porous substrate and collects stains, dirt, and mold quickly if it is not properly sealed. You can get unwanted urine smells in bathrooms, stains on kitchen floors, and mold growth in shower stalls. You can prevent this from happening by properly sealing your grout. It’s…

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Epoxy Floor Coating

Epoxy Floor Coatings

Epoxy Floor Coatings – Cost, Advantages, and Installation   This article I found on Angie’s List talks about the advantages of epoxy floor coatings on concrete. It’s a good article that goes over the basics about epoxy coatings. I would add that when applying epoxies to concrete along with using Creto Deep Penetrating Sealer you…

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How to permanently waterproof a elevator pit.

Elevator Pit Waterproofing

Elevator Pit Waterproofing   Elevators pits can be susceptible to flooding and water leakage because of the fact that the pits are usually one of the lowest points in a building and therefor below grade. Water can seep into the pit and pool there causing damage to the concrete foundation and to the elevator equipment.…

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Resurface Concrete

How to Resurface Worn Concrete

How to Resurface Worn Concrete   I found a quick article on how to resurface worn concrete on ThisOldHouse.com. The article talks about a damaged concrete walkway and how to repair it using a concrete overlay. This process is fairly cheap and takes only one day to execute. Some of the best advice is in…

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Permanently stop urine smell in concrete.

Permanently Stop Urine Smell In Concrete

How To Permanently Stop Urine Smell In Concrete   How do you stop urine smell in concrete when the it’s an extremely porous substrate that absorbs most liquids? Sealing your concrete installation can help prevent this from happening but most penetrating (impregnating) sealants break down over time and topical sealants eventually crack and wear off,…

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Prevent concrete deterioration with Creto DPS

Stop Concrete Deterioration

– Concrete Deterioration –   I found this great article on Oldhouseweb.com and wanted to share it. The article goes into concrete deterioration causes and solutions. One solution is to seal your concrete with with the proper sealants. Creto DPS is a penetrating concrete sealant that permanently waterproofs concrete while leaving the substrate breathable. It…

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