Concrete stain is a very effective way to add beauty and uniqueness to any project.
You can simulate natural stone or create a unique faux finish or a marbling effect in many different colors and combinations on your concrete.
There are many colors combinations to choose from and endless design ideas to explore.
Concrete stain can be used on:
Concrete stain can be used over:
How long will it last?
Concrete stain uses a chemical reaction with the concrete making it become part of the concrete surface.
Structural Materials uses two manufacturers of concrete stain:
- Solomon Colors - Concrete Stain Unique Characteristic - Transparent marbling look
- Scofield Systems – Lithochrome Chemstain Classic (Stain system) Unique Characteristic – Ideal for natural stone shading and faux finishes
How do you apply it?
Ready to go out of the jug.
Concrete stains can be applied with a sprayer or a brush for small areas.
*New Concrete - allow 30 days for concrete to cure.
*Existing Concrete – Remove sealers, curing compounds, oil, and paint.
How do I know my concrete is cleaned?
*DO NOT use acid to clean the concrete before staining.
Limitations of the stain?
Concrete stains can be used in a variety of ways and conditions. Used to add that personal touch to any project for a unique look. Stains are an easy and effective way to ad design, color and appeal to your buildings, homes and driveways.
Michael Liebelt - Structural Materials Inc
If you have any questions please contact our Color & Stain Specialist.