Bob Harris' Guide to Stained Concrete Interior Floors
A full color resource that will provide you with practical tips, helpful hints and step-by-step instructions for staining concrete floors including specialty methods, and how to maintain concrete floors. In addition, this book will discuss how to estimate costs, how to prepare samples, and how to write a contract. Bob Harris' Guide to Stained Concrete Interior Floors is a 100 page, full color resource with valuable, detailed information, including tips and tricks from Bob Harris, about doing stained concrete interior floors. This unique and comprehensive guide is the first in a series of guides published for construction professionals on popular decorative concrete topics.You will get practical tips, helpful hints and step-by-step instruction for staining concrete floors including specialty methods for applying stains, such as using concrete dyes, sandblasting or creating faux finishes, the tools needed and where to get them, how to maintain concrete floors, and creating intriguing effects with torn paper, cheesecloth, fertilizer, sawdust or kitty litter.
In addition, Bob Harris' Guide to Stained Concrete Interior Floors will show you concrete design options, how to estimate costs of different techniques, how to prepare samples, how to write a contract for floor staining, surface preparation, sealing floors and more.As director of product training for nearly a decade with a large manufacturer of decorative concrete products, Harris has conducted hands-on seminars in architectural concrete in locations around the world. He has personally placed and/or supervised the placement of over three million square feet of decorative concrete, including work for some of the major Disney theme parks in Orlando, Florida. Bob Harris is founder and president of the Decorative Concrete Institute in Temple, Georgia.