Improving the Performance of Finished Concrete Flooring

Date: 
Wednesday November 1, 2017 12:00 pm 1:00 pm EDT

This overview of concrete floor basics shows participants how to get the most of finished concrete floors. along the way it discusses levels of finish, hardening-densifying and other aspects of finished concrete flooring not commonly known. The program also shows how to protect and maintain finished concrete flooring. It includes tips for protecting finished floors from damage during building construction.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. List two ways finished concrete floors “perform” that contribute to sustainability.
  2. Compare the waste-generation characteristics of lithium-silicate hardener/densifiers to older potassium- and sodium-silicate hardener/densifiers.
  3. Explain how regular maintenance contributes to sustainability of polished concrete floors.
  4. Match protective treatments to appropriate flooring types.
  5. Better understand the expected service life of a finished concrete floor and what factors may impact that.
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AIA Course Number: 
WPR016
GBCI Course ID: 
0920014198