How to Prevent Concrete From Staining

Use a penetrating concrete stain repellent sealer or a durable concrete coating to prevent concrete from staining.

One of the worst aesthetic problems that can afflict concrete is staining. While structurally not a problem, stains can permanently mar the surface of your concrete, offering a nasty visual blemish that will plague your home forever.

Whether oil stains on your garage floor, wine stains on your concrete countertops, or stains from fallen leaves marring your outdoor concrete, you want to protect your concrete from stains before they happen.

Penetrating concrete stain repellent: Natural finish products with fluro polymers to resist staining from oils and grease. It will also lock out surface spills and materials from entering into the concrete, ensuring the spills remain pooled on the surface for easy clean-up.

Siloxa-Tek 8505 and Siloxa-Tek 8510 are two penetrating concrete stain repellent sealers. Clean up spills in a timely manner for optimum performance and longevity.

Durable concrete coating: Gloss finish products that will sit on the surface of the concrete to completely stop the penetration of fluids. Extremely resilient and resistant to chemicals, acids, gasoline, and abrasions.

Use the Epoxy 325 primer and Urethane 645 top coat for commercial applications like breweries, wine cellars, kennels, warehouses and industrial facilities to completely stop concrete from staining.

Why Ghostshield?

SILOXA-TEK 8510: Siloxa-Tek 8510 is the deepest penetrating, highest performing and longest lasting concrete sealer in the Siloxa-Tek line. Comprised of 100%* actives it is able to resist water instrusion, deicing salts, chlorides, freeze-thaw cycles and staining from oils and greases. This proprietary {silane/siloxane} concrete sealer contains a proprietary stain repellent additive and dries completely clear with a natural finish that will not change the look or appearance of the susbtrate. It is an excellent choice to seal concrete driveways, garages, shop floors, patios, warehouses, parking lots, highways and bridges. If you are looking for a water based alternative use the SILOXA-TEK 8505.

EPOXY 325: is a water-based, two-component epoxy concrete coating designed to prime and coat concrete floors. Combining the highest quality of cycloaliphatic epoxy components, the Epoxy 325 provides incredible abrasion resistance, acid resistance and chemical resistance. Recommended for indoor areas with high risk of exposure to chemical spills, fuel, heavy equipment and extreme temperatures. Best used as a primer in conjunction with URETHANE 645 as a top coat or as a standalone product.

Siloxa-Tek 8510

Penetrating water & oil repel

Epoxy 325

Semi gloss concrete coating

Siloxa-Tek 8505

Penetrating water & oil repel

Urethane 645

High gloss concrete coating

Published Sunday 24th of November 2013 // Updated Wednesday 22nd of August 2018

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