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This Amazing Award-Winning Project was designed featuring a custom combination of White Concrete with White and Grey Quartz Aggregate throughout the home.
Contractor: DS Grinding, Clarkson, Western Australia
Amount of polished concrete: 393 square metres
Size of building/project: 645 square metres
The Project Scope
The whitest floor possible with light grey and white quartz aggregate polished with full stone exposure.
The project required a full gloss, hardened and mechanically polished white concrete floor.
How it came together?
This project specified polished white concrete on the upper and lower floors, which included two external areas (ground floor alfresco/loggia and top floor balcony). A polished white concrete staircase connected the two external areas.
To achieve the desired result, DS Grinding worked with Hanson Concrete to create a custom white concrete mix featuring a blend of grey and white quartz aggregate.
On the top floor, large custom stacker doors leading out to the balcony were flush mounted. Falls to external surfaces were laid out during the initial pour to ensure correct flow from the strategically marked-out door points.
To ensure a seamless aesthetic, the internal staircase void wraps from the floor surface to a 100mm underside roof rebated detail. All external slab-ends were seamlessly polished and a 4mm rebated cut made to isolate all joints from holding brickwork.
A custom blend of white/creme cements to grout additive was used to achieve a correct colour match before grouting commenced. With a custom mix such as this, a custom grout colour matching process was essential. Being white on white, protection of the floor during construction was also vital to maintain a clean and immaculate surface to which the builder did an amazing job.
Working in with the designer, builder and various trades to ensure the seamless detail throughout was perfect took exceptional planning and very strict construction and design guidelines. Tight rebated sections to door frames, precise falls and ceiling setbacks etc were paramount in the designer and owners vision to create the overall finished look of clean crisp lines and the clear understanding of the attention to detail taken on this build.
The result was a breathtaking home featuring a perfect white concrete floor with grey and white quartz aggregate. Please have a look at the gallery to view the completed job and see the results for yourself.
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Why is DS Grinding Perth’s Best Concrete Polishing Team?
We at DS Grinding have over 12 years experience across hundreds of residential and commercial projects. We are committed to providing our clients with exceptional concrete polishing services. Our quality and attention to detail have earned us several industry awards.
The team at DS Grinding are fully trained and qualified concrete polishing specialists. The people you deal with are all part of our team – we do not use sub-contractors. Our experts keep up with current industry standards and practices, using the latest equipment and techniques. We are courteous, professional and on time. The team is flexible and work according to your schedule.
Our polishing specialists are pleased to provide you with professional service and advice to create beautiful polished concrete solutions. We look forward to discussing the requirements of your special project with you. No job is too big or too small for our team and unique or custom jobs are our specialty.
Please have a look at the gallery to view some of our quality work.