The use of polished concrete is becoming more and more popular for a variety of applications. One area where polished concrete is becoming very popular is schools.
Concrete Floor Systems has installed polished concrete in many different schools. Wise administrators realize the many benefits polished concrete offers. In a time of extremely tight budgets, the low maintenance cost of polished concrete means that there are more funds available for educational services and materials.
Benefits of Polished Concrete for schools:
- Longer Floor Life
- Lower Maintenance Costs over the lifetime of the floor
- Lower lighting costs due to increased reflectivity
- Better for the environment (LEED certified)
While the initial installation costs may be a bit higher, these initial costs are more than offset by the reduced maintenance costs. It also looks as if the floors are slippery, in fact, polished concrete is non-slip certified.