Patios and concrete stain both come in a variety of shapes and colors. Stain concrete patio can add value and style to your home or business and is a cost effective method to transform your dull patio into an eye-catching outdoor living area.
Stain Concrete patios are more resistant to water and will increase the life of your deck. This do-it-yourself project can be completed in a weekend when using the right tools and high quality products. As with all concrete jobs, there are a few steps that need to be done before beginning your project. Complete the necessary steps to prepare the surface then transform your boring concrete slab into a more stylish and inviting area.
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Clean and remove any dirt or debris in the area you are planning to stain. This can be done with some water and a stiff bristled broom or a pressure washer. Use our eco friendly biodegradable degreaser to remove any unsightly stains that may be on your concrete patio.
Etch the concrete to ensure the stain will adhere to the concrete. You can use our concrete cleaner that contains acid. By using acid on your concrete surface before staining you will ensure a nice finish when the project is completed. Remember, each stain is different and you must follow the directions listed on the stain to ensure best results.
Once the etching has been completed and taken effect, you can then rinse and let the concrete dry. Rinse the patio thoroughly with water and allow it to dry.
Apply the concrete stain using a World of Concrete Care spray system. Wait 24 hours before applying a second coat, A second coat is required when a concrete surface is so worn that a second coat is needed to achieve the desired look.