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How Safe is Polished Concrete Flooring? - Polished concrete is a highly popular flooring option for industrial factories, business establishments, school facilities and residential neighborhoods because concrete is a safe, low maintenance and eco-friendly building material. (View Guide)

Advantages of Floor Scrubbing Machines
- It is crucial to recognize that your floors play an important role in our everyday interiors. A high quality and sustainable floor foundation enhances the overall look and feel of your home or work space. In the same sense, it improves the standard of living and working especially... (View Guide)

Concrete Polishing Equipment Delivers Brilliant, Yet Affordable Results - Concrete polishing equipment is basic flooring equipment that is used to properly polish concrete and achieve brilliant results. With the recent advancement in concrete equipment and flooring techniques, these concrete floor surfaces... (View Guide)

Hand-Held Grinders: Their Purposes & Precautions - Invented in 1954 by a German company, Ackermann + Schmitt, the hand grinder is a hand powered tool specifically built for grinding, polishing, or removing materials like glue, mastic or paint/coatings. This device is versatile with the multitude of accessories that fit on it... (View Guide)

Using Concrete Dyes vs. Concrete Stains - Concrete is such a popular flooring option among businesses, warehouses, schools, hospitals, and residential spaces because of its low and easy maintenance and extreme durability. Many people really enjoy the industrial and simplistic look of polished concrete... (View Guide)

What is Coefficient of Friction? - Slip resistance is ideal for business owners and homeowners who need to prevent slips and falls on polished surfaces. When the flooring foundation is properly installed and cleaned, the final result will provide a safe and durable surface made to withstand heavy traffic... (View Guide)

Concrete Cleaning Solutions For Stubborn Stains - Interiors are equally as important as our exteriors. We have to maintain our own living environments in order to maintain a healthy and stable lifestyle, both physically and mentally. If you have concrete as your flooring foundation then you already have one of the greatest... (View Guide)

How To Transform Your Basement Into A Pleasant Common Room - There are a multitude of rooms in your home, however when you're seeking a comfortable and pleasant common room you're probably not thinking about your basement as being one of those choices. Typically, the words that are associated with a... (View Guide)

Polyaspartic Coatings For Garage Floors
- Your garage floors can oftentimes be forgotten or may seem like a nuisance to you. Xtreme Polishing Systems offers reliable garage floor coatings that will transform your garage space into a pleasant and stunning environment. Our selection of garage floor coatings were... (View Guide)

Everything You Need To Know About Hand-Held Angle Grinders - Hand Angle Grinders are a handheld power tools used for several different purposes, such as cutting, grinding, polishing and edging. Also known an edge grinder, this motor driven tool drives a geared head at a right-angle where a disc (abrasive... (View Guide)

How To Make Your Concrete Floors Shine Bright Like A Diamond - Whether it's an existing concrete floor, indoors or outdoors, or new concrete, this type of flooring is favored for its simply beautiful appearance, and for some, the expectation of achieving a spectacular shine. By using innovative flooring equipment, reliable... (View Guide)

Industrial-Grade Resin Floor Coatings - The term epoxy has been widely adapted for many uses beyond fiber reinforced polymer composites. Today epoxy adhesives are sold in local hardware stores and worldwide! Epoxy resin is used as an adhesive binder for countertops or floors. The myriad of uses for epoxy... (View Guide)

The Significance of Different Concrete Cleaning Chemicals - When people mention ‘cleaning’, what immediately comes to your mind? Obviously water and a soapy solution does, but in this developing world today where everything is advancing so rampantly, why should our ways of cleaning be left behind? Cleaning our... (View Guide)

How To Acid Stain A Concrete Floor - The acid staining floor process, or often referred to as ‘colored concrete’, is one of the most popular applications to add dramatic and beautiful effects to a concrete floor. The application can be viewed as an ideal alternative to carpeted or tiled floors, as it gives a depth of color to the... (View Guide)

Dust Shrouds For Floor Grinders - A dust shroud is a system used to control dust at the point of origin with the help of grinding. These shrouds can be fitted to most popular brands of hand held angle grinders. When these shrouds are fitted to popular brands of hand-held angle grinders. When these shrouds are fitted... (View Guide)

How To Clean Your Concrete Floors - Are you unsatisfied with the finish of your concrete floors? Are you wondering how to clean concrete floors, slabs or your countertops? Whether it be your patios, sidewalks, driveways or other floors, our professionals have the knowledge, experience and reliable products to bring your concrete... (View Guide)

Understanding the A to Z of Epoxy Floors - Epoxy floors offer a reliable and durable surface for commercial, residential and industrial flooring. Epoxy floor coatings are normally applied over concrete floors to provide a high performance, smooth and durable surface that can last many years and withstand heavy loads... (View Guide)

How To Remove Mastic Off A Concrete Floor - Mastic adhesive or glue is usually an industrial/ constructive adhesive or ceramic tile adhesive. It is basically a thin liquid, thick glue or paste form used to stick ceramic or wooden tiles to the floors. It creates a seal making the floor waterproof and thereby is an ideal choice for... (View Guide)

Concrete Densifiers/ Chemical Floor Hardeners - Chemical Floor Hardeners are a ready to use, non-metallic, floor and surface hardener based on organic and natural aggregates. This is to be applied by dry shake method in 2 operations, on freshly floated concrete or a compensatory mortar topping. It provides wear... (View Guide)

Epoxy For Garage Floors - Do you want your garage floors to shine like your car does? Xtreme Polishing Systems supplies an industrial-grade epoxy coatings and polyaspartic top coats that are designed to sustain heavy traffic, and wear and tear on your garage floors. With more than 30 years, on and off the field... (View Guide)

How To Clean A Concrete Patio - There are plenty of answers to the question at hand: 'How To Clean A Concrete Patio'? Before the cleaning procedure has taken place, the fact that has to be taken into account is that no concrete patios can be treated equally. Over a period of time, due to regular use of concrete flooring... (View Guide)

Concrete Floor Grinding and Polishing Machines - Concrete floor grinding and polishing machines are ideal for renovating your concrete floors whether it be refinishing your home or business, or just trying to spruce up your office or shop floor, these concrete polishing and grinding machines are specially... (View Guide)

Understanding the A to Z of Chemical Floor Hardeners - Chemical floor hardeners are used to chemically seal and harden concrete floors. These chemical hardeners act as a protective sealant to withstand great impact and strengthen the flooring substrate permanently. Floor hardener applications are specially ideal... (View Guide)

Keeping it Clean with Residue Dust Shrouds - Usually, when we use angle grinders to cut or grind, the entire place ends up getting covered in dust, making the whole cleaning and maintenance ordeal seem like a never ending battle. Thankfully there are specialty tools and machines that help reduce dust, one in which is... (View Guide)

How To Grind Concrete Surfaces
- Are you looking for solutions on 'How To Grind Concrete Surfaces'? Xtreme Polishing Systems provides fast solutions for smoothing out irregularities in concrete surfaces. With more than 30 years experience, our professionals at Xtreme Polishing Systems is available to assist you in... (View Guide)

Understanding Epoxy Floor Coatings - Floors are something in which we don’t pay enough attention to, unless something extremely drastic is wrong with them. However, they are an essential part of our consistent workday productivity and safety. You may want to consider an alternative flooring option for your facility and its... (View Guide)

Cleaning Chemicals for Concrete Floors - No matter where you are your concrete takes a lot of abuse, including concrete pavements, parking lots and driveways. Oil, rust, graffiti and heavy foot traffic are common forms of abuse that these foundations endure on a regular basis. Imagine spending your valuable time and... (View Guide)