Category: Commercial Project

Original Stain System vs. Endura Stain System from Jaime Villagomez

Jaime Villagomez, our CEO, was asked to explain Original Stain system vs Endura Stain: Here are a few thoughts about the differences between the two systems. Flexibility in Use Our original solid stain is a workhorse and does a great job but we wanted to create a product that could be as good or better that had no pot life and was a single component. Both systems were designed to be offered in Solid Color,

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How To’s – Preparation

Preparation, the MOST important step!   Let’s start by emphasizing the importance of preparation. Please keep this in mind every time you are working with NewLook. Proper preparation of the concrete surface is key to the long-term success of NewLook and most any other concrete coating. Do not take shortcuts! They will come back to haunt you! Here is a list of the most common issues that can cause coatings to fail. The Problem: Surface is

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Winterizing Concrete with DriveHard

Winterizing Concrete with DriveHard     Winter is upon us, so it’s time to winterize your concrete! When rain, snow or ice settles into the cracks of concrete and/or saturates the substrate, concrete will shift and move every time freezing and thawing occurs. This reoccurring movement can make the cracks expand (when water freezes it can expand about 9%) or it can create brand new cracks.  This can potentially be very harmful to concrete surfaces, especially when left unprotected.

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Hooters in EnduraCool – Las Vegas

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Hooters in EnduraCool – Las Vegas, NV         When most people think of Hooters, they think of chicken wings and waitresses, not hotels and pools.   That is why A.C.T, LLC. was commissioned by Hooters Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas to revive their pool deck.   Ken started the 14,000 sq. ft. project by power-washing and using Mean Klean Eco Acid to prep the surface.  Then used EnduraCool in two custom colors, Custom Green Tint and Moonshine to stain the concrete.  

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Antler’s Bridge – Cal Trans Hwy. 5

Antler’s Bridge – California The extraordinary overpass bridge in Sacramento, CA was commissioned by Cal Trans to both Jerry Stuart and Jim Currie, Certified NewLook Installers, to stain.  It is located on Highway 5 and it is remarkable the time and effort that these contractors and their crews put into this large project.   When we asked Jim about the project, he said, ” The bridge people did all the blasting with walnut shells and water blasting.  After

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