Concrete Sealers & Coatings

Choosing a sealer to use on concrete driveways is usually a balance between price, performance and appearance.

Applying a good quality sealer to a well prepared surface following the manufacturer’s recommendations will ensure your concrete driveway, path, patio area and pool surround will be kept in good condition over time.

The type of finish you have on you concrete driveway, path, patio area and pool surround will determine which type of sealer is recommended.

Before and After

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Unsealed / Sealed


Penetrating Sealer

Type of Sealers Used:

Solvent Based Acrylic Sealers

Solvent based acrylic sealers are the most popular sealer used on concrete driveways, paths, patio area and pool surrounds. Solvent based acrylic sealers will protect and enhance the surface and colour of your concrete whilst providing protection from the elements. It is widely used by professionals and D.I Y applicators. The sealer is easy to apply and also reasonably priced.
For more information or data sheet please contact Concrete Colour Solutions.

Waterbased Acrylic Sealers

Water based acrylic sealers are becoming more popular as technology advances.The have the benefit of water dilution and clean up, good durability, low odour (VOCs)with improved hardness and flexibility.
For more information or a data sheet please contact Concrete Colour Solutions.

Polyurethane Sealers

Polyurethane sealers are a superior grade sealer which can be used on all surfaces from domestic applications such as driveways, internal flooring and garage floors. It also has uses in industrial applications.

Polyurethane sealers are available in a solvent base which have excellent gloss and bond strength. Polyurethane Sealers are also available in a waterbase which have more of a satin appearance while not reducing bond strength. Water based sealers have low odour (VOCs) and are suitable for internal use.

Both waterbased and solvent based polyurethane sealers have greater durability in comparison to acrylic sealers.

For more information or a data sheet please contact Concrete Colour Solutions.

Epoxies

Epoxy coatings are traditionally used in industrial and commercial applications however they are becoming increasingly more popular in internal and decorative use.

Epoxy coatings are high gloss with tenacious bond strength making them an extremely popular choice for durable coating over a wide range of applications eg: flake flooring, garage/shed/work bay floor coating and commercial floor coatings.

Penetrating Sealers

Penetrating Sealers are used extensively for protection of concrete, bricks, masonary, pavers and sandstone. The sealer penetrates deeply into the surface and protects against water absorption. Penetrating sealers also help repel oil and organic based stains and will not change the appearance of the surface leaving it with a natural look.

For more information or a data sheet please contact Concrete Colour Solutions.

Densifiers

Densifiers are a waterbased penetrating hardener, dustproofer and densifier for a polished or steel trowel concrete floor. Densifiers increase abrasion resistance and reduce absorption of liquids into the surface.

For more information or data sheets on any of the above please contact Concrete Colour Solutions