Decorative Concrete Over Gypcrete…Some Thought it Couldn’t be Done.

What do you get when you cross a large tenant improvement company, and old UPS store with gypcrete floors, and a future restaurant owner and her architect set on decorative concrete floors?  For some people the answer would be a big problem.   Fortunately, everyone involved in the above scenario got in touch with Duraamen, a supplier of decorative high performance flooring products, and they found their answer:  beautiful integrally colored concrete floors achieved with Sgraffino micro-topping installed over directly over the gypcrete. 

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The DIY Craze and the Truth About Garage Floor Coating Kits

For as long as people have had houses, there have been home improvement projects, and for just as long there have been those who wanted to do it themselves. The meteoric rise in popularity of the HGTV and DIY networks have only fueled the fire with shows offering the basics of how to do just about anything around the house. By now, most people understand that reality TV is anything but real. Along the same lines, although maybe not as widely recognized, home improvement shows are more about good TV than home improvement. They don’t care if they skip a few steps or gloss over the boring parts as long as they can show a quick easy transformation.

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