FILM FORMING SEALERS
Film forming sealers create a protective film on your surface to protect it from moisture as well as regular wear and tear. They are also known as topical or surface sealers. Here are some of the benefits of a film forming concrete sealer:
There are three types of film forming concrete sealers:
Substrates suitable for Film Forming Sealers are, (but not limited to): Concrete, Brick, Pavers, Decorative Stencil and Stamped Concrete.
Penetrating Sealers offer Non-Slip Protection!
Most hard surfaces are prone to foreign particles and pollutants. Like our skin, concrete and natural stone also has a pore system where dust particles and foreign spillage can seep through. These particles can be detrimental to your hard surfaces structure as times moves on. This can result in staining, cracking and breaks. For most homeowners, replacement can often be a financial burden.
One way to enhance the life expectancy of your surface is with the help of a penetrating sealer. A penetrating or impregnating sealer can prevent chemical damage and permanent staining by holding spills close to the surface. Penetrating sealers can make concrete floors through to granite counter tops more resistant to organic materials while still allowing the surface to breathe.
Here are some of the benefits of a penetrating natural stone or concrete sealer: