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Resurfacing Pattern Concrete

Frequently Asked Questions

Question: What is Designer Concrete?

Answer: Designer Concrete is an acrylic, modified cementicious coating designed to achieve a strong and durable textured finish, transforming the surface into a coloured, patterned surface without the cost and fuss of removal and replacement of the existing plain concrete.

Question: How thick is the product?

Answer: Approximately two (2) to three (3) mm.

Question: Does it wear or peel off?

Answer: No, it is 2-3 times harder wearing than standard concrete.

Question: Is there a warranty or guarantee on the product?

Answer: Designer Concrete Resurfacing is NATA tested "fit-for-purpose" as a decorative wear layer on concrete surfaces; and, potentially offers serviceability design life of up to 20-years subject to in-service conditions and maintenance. Designer Concrete C-3000 colour products carry 2-year statutory warranty - residential and commercial applications: Conditions apply.

Question: Is it slippery?

Answer: No, it has passed the Australian Standard when wet for slip resistance when a textured finish has been applied.

Question: How long does it take to do a job?

Answer: Depending on the weather and the size of the job, two to three days.

Question: Can Designer Concrete be applied indoors?

Answer: Yes.

Question: Does Designer Concrete fade?

Answer: No, the colour doesn't fade but the sealer will breakdown over a period of time.

Question: Do you need to reseal Designer Concrete?

Answer: It is not compulsory to reseal. However, it does increase the cleanability and enhances the colour.

Question: If I would like to have my Designer Concrete resealed, how often should the sealer be reapplied?

Answer: 1 (one) to 3 (three) years depending on usage and exposure to the sun.

Question: Can Designer Concrete go over Pebblecrete?

Answer: Yes.

Question: How many colours are there?

Answer: 22 Standard Colours and you can mix and match.

Question: How many patterns are there to choose from?

Answer: 28 Standard patterns plus your unlimited imagination.

Question: Are there different finishes?

Answer: Yes, they are Textured Spray, Trowelled Finish and Flood Finish.

Question: Does it crack or can it be applied over cracks?

Answer: Designer Concrete is only as sound as the concrete it is applied to. The cracks can be filled with a two-part epoxy, and then Designer Concrete applied over the top.

Question: Do you guarantee crack repairs?

Answer: No, existing or occurring cracks in the concrete are not guaranteed.

Question: How much does it cost?

Answer: This can vary dramatically depending on the size of the job and the condition of the concrete.

Question: Does Designer Concrete install the product?

Answer: No. Designer Concrete has preferred applicators that are licensed to install the product. INSIST ON A DESGINER CONCRETE PREFERRED APPLICATOR.

Question: How do I keep my Designer Concrete pavement clean?

Answer: Use Decorative Driveway Cleaner or a detergent based cleaning product that does not contain any alcohol or solvents.

Question: How do I remove tyre marks from my Designer Concrete surface?

Answer: Tyre Mark Remover is available in 2 litre and 10 litre containers.