Working with decorative concrete is not something that just anybody can do. Decorative concrete can be as simple as staining and sealing a concrete surface but before any decorative concrete products are applied, there needs the be an assessment done to the surface and quality of the concrete’s surface. Some concrete surfaces cannot be decorated as is and may require some surface preparation. The process of assessing and preparing surfaces to apply decorative coatings and coloration can take a lot of knowledge, as well as the mixing, blending and applying of the materials are all skills by themselves.
Hiring a good contractor can be key to a successful concrete project. Here are a few things to consider when looking for a qualified Orlando decorative concrete contractor:
Learn a Little About the Concrete System to be Used.
Knowing the basics about decorative concrete will go a long way in choosing the contractor to hire. You don’t have to go into intricate details and advanced lessons, but you should know a little about how concrete application is done so you can ask the right questions when you talk to a contractor that you will potentially hire.
Check for Companies Online
A quick google search will have a list of decorative concrete contractors listed. Then you can do your due diligence and check on their websites and reviews online to see what people are saying.
Ask Friends and Family
If you have friends or family members who have had a recent concrete repair project, ask them for feedback from them on the kind of contractor they hired, and if they were satisfied with the outcome of the project.
Call the Contractors and See if They Are Fit for the Job
Once you have your shortlist, call the contractors to discuss the job that you have for them, and see if their specialties are in line with what you have in mind.
Finally, make sure that your chosen Orlando contractor uses high-quality concrete systems to repair your floor. Select Surface Solutions’ not only can help refer you to a qualified decorative concrete contractor we can also help you better understand the products and system to use on your concrete.