Concrete Floor Grinding: Everything You Need To Know

Concrete grinding and polishing has recently become extremely popular in industrial settings, due to the number of advantages and benefits that it brings.

It’s the process of smoothing down rough concrete surfaces to reveal a smooth and shiny surface. Basically, a heavy duty grinding machine is used on the surface of the concrete slab, in order to polish it and make it look a lot more attractive.

As a company who specialises in industrial flooring, we believe that there are a number of benefits to concrete grinding and polishing – especially for floors in industrial applications. These advantages make concrete grinding a real long term flooring solution.

We have put together a helpful guide of all the advantages and benefits of concrete floor grinding.

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It will require little maintenance

Grinding the surface of your concrete floor can make it just as aesthetically pleasing as adding stone tiles or other extra materials. These other materials can make it harder to maintain in the long run – which means that by grinding the concrete, you’ll be saving a lot of time and effort.

Once finished, there is little maintenance. All that you need to do afterwards is to vacuum and mop the floor every so often, to stop dust and debris from forming.

Grinding can be done quickly with little wait time in comparison to adding other flooring materials.

Floor will have more durability

A big advantage of floor grinding is that it has brilliant durability, meaning it simple last a lot longer. It makes your flooring more resistant to wear and tear, meaning it won’t stain or discolour, even in areas with high traffic.

It also eliminates the need for frequent resurfacing.

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It doesn’t cost too much

Concrete grinding can give your surface a beautiful look that resembles those that have used costly materials such as stone – for half the price.

It’s quicker and more affordable than the cost of other materials and the price of installing them.

It looks attractive

Concrete grinding can draw out the natural beauty of any surface. Therefore, it can improve the interior design of any property.

The grinding process brings out a high gloss surface that is capable of reflecting light. As a result, your floor will look more eye-catching and attractive (and energy bills will be lower in the future).

In effect, by grinding and polishing your concrete, you can provide a stylish and beautiful look that will last for years.

It’s environmentally friendly

Concrete floor grinding is a sustainable floor solution that is environmentally friendly. Floors that have been grinded can help improve indoor air quality by reducing the amount of dust and mould within a building.

Another way that grinding your floor is environmentally friendly is that less waste is produced during the installation process, making your floor a lot more eco-friendly.

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As you can see, there are plenty of advantages to grinding your concrete floors – providing huge benefits for your industrial location. Not only do they look attractive, they will last a long time, meaning you are saving a lot of money.

If you want to grind your industrial floors, then we can help you out. Here at PSR Industrial Flooring we offer a floor and concrete grinding service that can help level out any floors that are proving to be a problem for you. We will be able to save you time and money with our effective floor grinding machines.

If you want any information about this service, or any other that we provide, please do not hesitate to get in touch. You can give us a call on 01226 382864 and a member of our helpful team will be happy to answer any of your questions.

 

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