How to apply micro concrete: everything you need to know.
In this exclusive section for professionals of micro concrete, you will find multiple advices from our team of experts on how to apply micro concrete in walls, floors, interiors, exteriors and swimming pools.
You will learn which type of micro concrete is the most appropriate according to the surface to be coated and the existing material, as well as the specific tools you need for an optimal result: spatulas, trowels, rollers, etc.
In this area you will also find the different techniques for applying micro concrete depending on the finish you are looking for. Micro concrete is a coating that offers multiple decorative possibilities.
Micro concrete application step by step: application method
The process of applying micro concrete depends on the Topciment micro concrete system chosen.
However, in general terms, the application of micro concrete on floors and walls is as follows:
- Condition the work surface, lay the mesh and apply the primer or adhesion promoter.
- Apply two coats of preparatory or base micro concrete, on a mesh, which will serve as a substrate for the finishing Micro concrete.
- Next, apply two coats of finishing Micro concrete. This is the one that combines the desired texture and colour, giving the final appearance to the surface.
- Finally, to protect the micro concrete, apply two coats of Presealer and two coats of Topsealer
How to apply micro concrete on floors
Micro concrete floors are a trend because they are a durable and resistant decorative solution that offers a high level of personalisation. We show you how to apply micro concrete step by step on floors, both on interior and exterior surfaces.
At Topciment we have developed several micro concrete systems ( one-component, two-component and ready-to-use) with which to obtain different textures and finishes. Below we explain the application of micro concrete on floors.
Application of micro concrete on indoor and outdoor floors
How to apply micro concrete on walls
The use of micro concrete on walls has become widespread thanks to its industrial appearance, its quick installation and high adhesion as well as its high resistance to cracks, among many other qualities. It is therefore not surprising that we find more and more micro concrete walls not only in private homes, but also in large commercial premises such as hotels or restaurants.
But what is the application of micro concrete on walls? In this section we explain how to apply micro concrete on walls, step by step, both on interior and exterior surfaces.
Application of micro concrete on interior and exterior walls
How to apply micro concrete in swimming pools
Micro concrete pools are in trend. The waterproof and non-slip properties of micro concrete are some of the keys to its success. Not to mention that practically any design is possible in a micro concrete pool, which is tremendously attractive on a visual level.
At Topciment, we are aware of the countless advantages of this decorative coating when building a swimming pool, and we have designed "Atlanttic", a specific line of micro concrete for swimming pools.
Application of "Atlanttic" micro concrete in swimming pools
Below, we explain the steps for the application of micro concrete in swimming pools with our "Atlanttic" system. Whether it is an indoor pool or an outdoor pool, the same process must be followed.