Why is polished concrete best for the retail environment?
Polished concrete flooring is ideal for the retail environment for many reasons. As well as health and safety, your business will have a visually appealing floor with all the practical benefits. Here are some of the adtantages of a polished concrete floor.
High durability and sustainability. Polished concrete floors are hard wearing and have a very long life span. They can utilize sustainable materials such as limestone, fly ash and silica fume making it a sustainable flooring option.
Eco-friendly – Polished concrete is an eco-friendly flooring option. It permits no mould, mildew or allergens to produce on the surface of the concrete. Polished concrete floors improve indoor air making them the number one choice.
Easy care – Sweeping and mopping are the only cleaning needed to sustain your concrete polished floor.
Versatile – You can choose the style of finish, the colour and the amount of aggregate showing. The look of the finished product is designed entirely by you.
Less maintenance – Polished concrete floors require occasional mopping. This makes them require less maintenance and ensures a lifelong service.
Lower electricity bills – Polished concrete floors improve ambient lighting due to their high reflectivity. You’ll need fewer artificial lights.
Safety benefits – We understand the importance of this in the retail sector. Polished concrete is non-slip. There’s no dust and this is beneficial for your health as well.
Aesthetics – Polished concrete floors are very pleasing on the eye. It can easily be customised to your design preferences. The smooth high-gloss finish will fill the room with sophistication. The polished floors will also reflect light, making your building feel airy and bright.