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Subject:  Re: stained concrete Date:  2/12/2004  11:28 AM
Author:  dozer183e Number:  46120 of 137201

Stained Concrete is a great option. You will not get a solid color, it will vary, but as a whole, it is very attractive. I have a friend who recently pulled up the carpet in his foyer and living room, and stained the concrete with a brown color, then sealed it with a concrete sealer. It is really cool looking. I've never seen it done in interior residential applications before. Sure, the hairline cracks show, and their is a discoloration because of the imperfections of concrete, but in a way it looks sort of "marble-like".

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