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Title: A Design Alternative for Floor Art

Author(s): Steven H. Miller

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 35

Issue: 3

Pages: 60-62

Keywords: polished, color, adhesive, testing, aggregate

Date: 3/1/2013

Abstract:
To decorate polished concrete floors, liquid dyes are applied by a sprayer to create a random pattern and even distribution of color. Laser-cut, thin, adhesive stencils are used to produce highly intricate, artistic works; and multilayer stencils can be used to create three-dimensional illusions. These techniques, including surface preparation and testing, are described.

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