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Self leveling polymer cement toppings. Cement toppings are best used when the entire concrete floor is pitted or damaged. Self leveling compound can be purchased at your local home improvement store.
Also available are free design consultations easy financing options for consumers and trade professionals. Prospec the professionally specified brand prospec offers a broad range of cement based high quality products to meet your project needs. A concrete floor is a good base for laying ceramic tiles provided it is level and free of cracks or abrasions.
It spreads across uneven slabs filling in low spots as it creates a new level surface. Resurfacing existing concrete floors with damage finishes and over new concrete floors and pre cast slabs with unacceptable finishes. After removing the bad concrete a cement topping is applied and binds with the remaining floor.
Self leveling concrete is polymer modified cement that has high flow characteristics and in contrast to traditional concrete does not require the addition of. Shop our extensive selection of tile for kitchens bathrooms more.