Ghostshield Articles

3 Different Ways to Protect your Concrete Countertop

We have all been there, that time you were on your third glass of wine and the bottle looked a little closer than it was leaving a permanent red stain on the island. From spilled lemonade to splashes... Read More

Siloxa-Tek 8510 vs. Oscar Mayer

Ah, the weekend…Finally time to kick back and relax, or get to something on that honey-do-list your lovely wife’s composed for you, like: finish the balusters and railings on that deck you built... Read More

Ghostshield & Goat Yoga

My girlfriend has dragged me to a lot of places over the course of our relationship. Most are your typical places like Sunday morning yard sales, the farmer’s market, the mall, etc. This past... Read More

Let It Go, You Used Ghostshield

It is 7:00 am on a Sunday morning and you are still in bed. You cannot for the life of you remember the last time you were able to stay in your Sealy Optimum Elation King sized bed this late. It was... Read More

Water Repellents

Water is one of nature’s most powerful elements. It’s forceful enough to make its way into some of the most solid materials. Take for instance concrete. Even though concrete is tough, concrete... Read More

The When, Why, What and How of Countertop Maintenance

Whether you are renovating a rustic farmhouse or an industrial loft, concrete countertops are one of the most popular and cost-effective alternatives, fast outpacing granite as the countertop of... Read More

Brick Sealer

Bricks are one of the oldest known building materials dating back to 7000BC where they were first found in the middle east. Today bricks are one of the most common building materials used on... Read More

Best Basement Waterproofing Sealer

While concrete may seem like an extremely strong building material, it is naturally porous and prone to water absorption. Beginning on the surface, concrete is filled with tiny pores and hairline... Read More

How to Waterproof Concrete

When concrete and mineral substrates come into contact with water, they absorb an amount which depends on their porosity. Water is one of the most detrimental causes of structural damage such as... Read More

How to Acid Etch Concrete

In order to properly prepare a substrate to accept a concrete sealer one of the best surface preparation methods is to acid etch the concrete. Acid etching will open up the pores of the concrete and... Read More