A polished concrete floor is a concrete floor that has been ground down using large grinding discs with varying levels of coarseness to give the concrete a nice shine/gloss look and feel. It's a similar process that you use on timber flooring. Of course there are many many more factors that come into play when polishing concrete, like epoxy's, stains, resins, aggregates, textures and so on. However, that's what polished concrete is in it's simplest form.
In fact, you probably walk on a polished concrete floor a few times a week without even noticing. This is because there are so many different appearances colours and textures that we can create with polished concrete. We can make the concrete standout a little or a lot! The choice is yours.
When you build a home or renovate your existing home, at some point in your planning you will need to decide on what type of flooring is best for your home and your lifestyle. Concrete flooring has quickly moved from typical warehouse, factory flooring applications, into the residential and domestic markets. The main reasons for this market shift is due to its versatility, affordability and the vast array of decorative finishes and textures that can be achieved with concrete floors.
For those of looking for something that is more environmentally friendly, extremely durable, long lasting and cost effective, then you can not find a better flooring option than polished concrete flooring for your Canberra home.