Category Archives: Sealing Concrete

Why Choose Concrete for Your Countertop

Why Choose Concrete for Your Countertop

Countertops make your kitchen look great, especially when you’re entertaining guests quite a bit. Concrete countertops can enhance the look even more with a wide range of colors.

concrete countertop for kitchenThe Benefits of Concrete

  • Durable and Strong – Concrete countertops are strong in general, but even as a countertop, it naturally protects against scratches and chips in on the surface. With a protective coating, it’s even stronger.
  • Investment – If you maintain the countertop properly, the material will last a lifetime. Sealers are recommended to be added periodically.
  • Easy Cleaning – Soap and water is all you need to clean the surface. It is very easy and gentle. Resealing the countertop every two to three years is the best way to maintain the surface.
  • Sleek Look – The seams and grout lines are almost invisible to the human eye, which makes the overall look much better for your guests and family.
  • No Stains! – If properly sealed, your countertop will resist stains, which is important for your kitchen countertop because there will obviously be some spills.

Templin Concrete Construction

Templin Concrete Construction has been in the concrete business for over ten years doing concrete work on new homes and replacing the concrete for older homes. We work hard to bring you the best product at the lowest price. We are an east central Minnesota concrete contractor servicing east central and north metro area. We specialize in concrete countertops with a color chart and a wide range to choose from. The countertops are polished to glassy smooth-like feel. A penetrating sealer is applied to keep things from soaking into the surface. A topical sealer is applied to achieve a glossy look on the top. We also install a wire mesh to help reinforce the strength and durability.

If you’re a new home owner or looking to change your countertop surface, contact Templin Concrete Construction at 612-388-1945 to learn more about our concrete countertop services!

Make Your Sidewalk an Attractive Piece to Your Home

Make Your Sidewalk an Attractive Piece to Your Home

There are plenty of ways to spruce up your yard and adding a sidewalk with some flavor and decoration will give your home a welcoming look. This is a great way to celebrate the nicer weather breaking through. At Templin Concrete Construction, we specialize in decorative concrete design, and we can make your yard theContinue Reading

Concrete Garage Floor Sealers: Pros and Cons of the Major Options

Concrete Garage Floor Sealers: Pros and Cons of the Major Options

One of the best ways to ensure that the concrete floor in your garage looks its best and lasts for a long time is by sealing it. There are a variety of different concrete floor sealers that you can use in your garage to protect it, each of which offers distinctive advantages and disadvantages. HereContinue Reading

Spring Sealing: When and Why to Seal or Reseal Your Driveway

Spring Sealing: When and Why to Seal or Reseal Your Driveway

If you have a concrete driveway, the springtime is the best time to have it sealed. Whether you just had your concrete driveway poured last year or you’ve had it for quite some time now, sealing your driveway helps to protect it from the elements and help it to last longer overall. Applying fresh sealingContinue Reading

All You Need to Know About Sealing Concrete

Concrete is an investment worth taking care of and should last for a long time with the proper maintenance and TLC. If you want your concrete driveway, patio or flooring to withstand years of use and wear while still looking great, you should consider sealing it. Sealing your concrete offers many benefits that will keepContinue Reading