Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Flooring

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-05-2010, 10:11 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Powder Tinted Concrete: Sealant needed?


I am in Panama pouring a concrete floor inside and out. Their method is to pour the concrete, let it settle then rub in some powdered tint. It is being left "semi- rustico"= not polished but not super rough either. The kitchen counter will be polished concrete.. will either require a sealant?

Also we have build some channels to lay in some broken tiles for a mosaic design in the floor.. what would you recommend for the grout? The talk about Jamo here but it is white and I am afraid it will get dirty on the floor. I was going to use it here and there for some tile work on the kitchen counter and on the bathroom walls but worry is the dirt ground into the white color on the floor. I suppose we can make a different colored concrete that is a contrasting color.

Please if you have any answers write me quickly as we are doing all of this now and in the next few days we will be done.

thank you so much ahead of time
tarzana

tarzana is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sleeve options for plumbing through concrete? Bruce L Plumbing 6 06-14-2008 09:38 AM
Extending Concrete Patio Slab bobo Building & Construction 6 04-17-2008 12:17 PM
thickening the consistency of concrete & does aerated concrete come in a powder artist1 General DIY Discussions 7 02-28-2007 09:09 PM
stone veneer formula tom1st Landscaping & Lawn Care 1 07-08-2006 04:48 PM
Need to expand existing concrete pad for A/C unit miketegra Building & Construction 2 07-03-2005 10:27 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.