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In this video we are showing you how we installed a polished concrete overlay on our office floor.
We started the process by grinding the concrete. (not pictured) Once the concrete was clean, we applied 100% solids epoxy to the floor. Then we broadcast sand into the epoxy to give the concrete surface a rough profile.
We mixed the Increte Systems Level top polishable overlay with the Collomix LevMix concrete mixer.
Increte Level Top PC Agg: https://www.euclidchemical.com/products/decorative-products/overlays-micro-toppings/level-top-pc-agg/
Collomix LevMix: https://www.collomix.us/automatic-mixers/products/#heavy-duty-portable-mixer-levmix-65
We poured the concrete overlay and then ran a 3/8" guage rake over the floor to apply the material at the correct thickness.
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3/8" Gauge Rake cams: https://amzn.to/3bLqPSy
Spiked Roller: https://amzn.to/38GiJsA
We polished the concrete using our Lavina 25" propane grinder.
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Video length: 6:59
Category: Howto & Style
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