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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: A Design Alternative for Floor Art
Author(s): Steven H. Miller
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 60-62
Keywords: polished, color, adhesive, testing, aggregate
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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