As a residential or commercial property owner, thinking about renovation or construction is a frequent occurrence. Whether it’s to enhance a current home or office space or to build a completely new one, flooring is a crucial factor that needs careful consideration. And with so many options on the market, you may not know why you should choose one solution over the other. We’ve put together a guide to concrete grinding that may help you in this regard. If you’re in search of an Auckland concrete grinding service, here’s what you need to know about the process and its benefits for you and your property.
The Purpose of Concrete Grinding
Concrete grinding equipment is used in conjunction with different attachments to ensure that surfaces are filed down to a specified finish. This is a process that can be done on wet or dry surfaces or rugged and rough textures to smoothen them out. Even if you choose to install other flooring materials on top of a concrete surface, it needs to be evened out for consistency. By grinding down concrete, further application of wooden, painted or tiled flooring can be properly installed. For property owners who prefer a polished concrete floor, concrete grinding will be required to create smooth surfaces and even texture. Regardless of the flooring solution you’ve decided on, concrete grinding will prepare the surface.
The Benefits of Concrete Grinding
Besides the easy installation of flooring choices after grinding down a surface, other benefits of the process include cost-effectiveness. If a floor hasn’t been smoothened out, it can lead to further labour and material being required to correct the problems caused. It also is a once-off process in a new construction that will save you costly bills down the road, provided you pay attention to maintenance. Other benefits include its restoration ability, especially on already existing concrete surfaces. Over time concrete can become dull-looking and unsightly if not polished, so this process can be done to restore old surfaces.
Concrete grinding is essential for all flooring work, and it has several benefits including enhancing the look of your property, increasing the structural lifespan of your floor and removing stubborn dirt and paint. As specialists in Auckland concrete grinding, Concrete Grind & Polish can assist with all your queries regarding grinding and provide you with expert support for all your flooring requirements. Contact us today for assistance.
Dear John, it is with pleasure that I write to thank Concrete Grind and Polish Ltd for the fantastic work undertaken at the NZ National Maritime Museum. From the initial meeting to discuss the process to the user friendly manner in which all steps were explained to the completed finish of the floor was always dealt with in a professional and attentive manner. As you can imagine the Museum needs to have a professional finish to all their works undertaken within the Maritime Museum space as we are the NZ National Maritime Museum and the only attraction on the waterfront in the Auckland CBD. I would have no hesitation in undertaking the services of your company should we have further work of a similar nature in the future development of the Maritime Museum.
Murray Dick, Operations Manager NZ National Maritime Museum