– Hard Surface Tools –

Check out my list of recommended tools for hard surface restoration. These are all tools I personally use. The tools are broken up into sections describing what they are used for.

Cleaning Tools

Deck Brush w/ Handle

This deck brush can be used for scrubbing concrete and stone during the cleaning process.

Ryobi® Cleaning Wand

This wand works great for cleaning interior surfaces without making a huge mess.

Grout / Corner Brush Head

Grout brushes are great for getting into corners and grout joints and for all around scrubbing.

Rigid® 12 gal Shop Vac

Use this shop vac to vacuum up water from the cleaning and pressure washing process.

Rubbermade® Mop Handle

It’s easy to switch out heads with this quality mop handle.

Ryobi® 2,000 psi Pressure Washer

No gas needed for this portable electric pressure washer. It works great for hard surface cleaning.

Rubbermade® Mop Bucket

This heavy duty portable mop bucket with ringer will last you a lifetime.

Micro Fiber Dust Mop

Use this T-Bar mop to clean off dust and dirt from smooth surfaces. T-bar comes with multiple mop heads.

Ryobi® 2,300 psi Pressure Washer

I personally use this portable electric pressure washer for deep cleaning surfaces.

Micro Fiber Mop Head

Micro fiber heads pick up more dirt and don’t shed lint onto the floor.

Prep and Stain Tools

Scotch® (3M) 2″ Masking Tape

3M blue tape sticks to surfaces well and usually doesn’t pull paint from the walls.

3M 24″ Masking Film

Static electricity helps this film stick to the wall making it super easy to put up.

Chapin® 2 gal. Pump Sprayer

Good quality and cost effective pump sprayer for applying concrete stain.

Chapin® 3 gal. Metal Pump Sprayer

Industrial strength sprayer used for applying concrete stain. Make sure you get the cone tip too!

Sealant Application Tools

Wooster® 9″ Roller

This roller works well and is super easy to change out using the Sherlock extension handle.

Wooster® 18″ Roller

Larger rollers leave less stroke marks and are easy to change out using the Sherlock extension handle.

Wooster® 9″ Epoxy Roller Pad

This short nap pad works well for applying all sealers and won’t shed.

Wooster® 18″ Roller Pad

This short nap roller pad works well for applying all sealers and leaves less stroke marks compared to a smaller roller.

Wooster 11″ Roller Tray

High quality paint tray used for applying sealants.

Wooster 21″ Roller Tray

High quality paint tray used for applying sealants with the 18″ roller system.

Wooster® Sherlock 4′-8′ Extension Handle

This light weight extension handle is easy to use and is required for floor applications.

Wooster® Paint Brush

This high quality paint brush comes in different sizes and works well for sealant applications.