Time for a change?

Architectural Concrete Finishes & Coatings

There are tons of reasons for updating our space. As winter turns to spring it’s the time of year that we all get that urge to make changes in our living and work environments. From freshening up with a new surface colour, to completely replacing flooring, and even simply, repairing some old, ugly surfaces, it feels good to improve our surroundings.

Practical Solutions . Wide Variety of Products . Affordable Pricing

Hardscapes has a number of concrete solutions to update, repair and rebuild your concrete surface. We specialize in decorative concrete overlays, engraved and stained concrete floors, epoxy coatings, garage floor coatings, floor coating and grinding removal, polishing and densifying, sealing, sandblasting and industrial/commercial floor coatings.

We have a concrete solution for every situation. Call the professionals today at 403-547-5597 for a quote.

Concrete can be ‘coloured’ to satisfy your design desires & ideas

Did you know that concrete doesn’t have to be boring ‘ol gray?!

If you have a residential or commercial concrete surface you’re considering restoring or doing something more exciting to than the traditional dull shade of gray, we have some colourful, decorative products that will make your flooring unique to you!

The REFLECTOR™ Enhancer Epoxy Flooring System offers an innovative concrete finish solution in unlimited colours, designs and patterns. Literally anything concrete can be coloured and textured to satisfy your design desires and ideas.

From every day residential living spaces, sun rooms, basements, garage floors, and patios to commercial flooring in malls, medical facilities, hotels, restaurants, office buildings and educational buildings, REFLECTOR™ Enhancer is a durable, low maintenance flooring alternative that is aesthetically appealing.

Give us a call today at 403-547-5597 for more information or to explore options. We’d love to help you come up with something original and creative!

 

Planning a decorative concrete project in 2019?

Whether you’re rejuvenating an existing surface or planning a brand new project, Hardscapes is here to help. We have a vast array of product and design ideas to help bring your vision to life.

Decorative concrete lets you decide which hue of colour you can choose for your project. From concrete floors, patios and pavers, to walkways, driveways, pool decks and more, homeowners, builders, and contractors recognize the value in using concrete in their homes or businesses.

Contact us during your planning phase and we’ll help take the stress out of your decision making, and even provide an on-premise, no-obligation quote at your convenience.


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Endless possibilities with high-performance concrete

Concrete has been gaining in popularity as an essential building and design substance for many indoor and outdoor applications. Our line of treatments include concrete overlays, resurfacing, polishing, staining and stamping, but by no means is this a comprehensive list!

INDOOR APPLICATIONS

Concrete is multi-functional and can be used indoors for concrete floors, basement floors, garage floor coatings, concrete countertops and radiant floor heating.

OUTDOOR APPLICATIONS

Outdoors concrete is popular for driveways, patios, walkways, pavers, pool decks, fire-pits, and even outdoor kitchens/counters.

REPAIR & RESTORATION

From concrete sealers and concrete crack repairs, to foundation repairs, we have the right formula to solve your concrete needs.

Hardscapes supplies and installs concrete products for many high-end custom home builders and general contractors, homeowners renovating or updating, restaurants, retail/commercial flooring, and even warehouse/industrial. Long-lasting, high-performance concrete offers resilient wear and tear, easy maintenance, and each project can be tailored to your specific requirements and desires.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to give us a shout or send an email and we will be happy to provide a solution!

Feeling proactive about your upcoming project?!

If you have a concrete project you’d like to get under way in 2019 give us a call at 403-547-7797. We look forward to discussing your ideas and working with you to bring them to life!

 

Flake Broadcast Flooring Surface Prep

flake broadcast floorFlake broadcast flooring has a scattering of decorative flakes sandwiched between the base coat and the finishing coat. The flakes are either polymer (plastic) or reflective metallic, also known as chips, and come in a wide range of colours and sizes. The flake system has a granite or stone appearance.

Surface preparation is the basis for all of our coating jobs. We take prep very seriously as it is the leading cause of failures in coatings.

Some manufacturers offer a 20 year warranty on their products, however, if the floor hasn’t been prepped properly, those manufacturers will not replace the product and the client is left to battle with their installer.

The key to a successful coating, like any construction project, is a contractor with integrity! Hardscapes maintains long-term relationships with manufacturers, suppliers, and clients alike by providing high quality products with high quality installation.

Flake broadcasts floors are just one of many flooring options that Hardscapes is proud to stand behind. Take a few minutes to view our video.

Want to learn more about these products and systems? Give us a call at 403-547-5597 to discuss how we can give you the flake broadcast floor that’s perfect for you.

Unseemly cracks in your basement floor?

This cracked up basement floor was beautifully restored by us here at Hardscapes Inc.

After grinding and patching, our client’s floor received an overlay of Elite Crete’s thin Finish. Once dry, it was stained for a gorgeous titanium mottling. Top coated with Elite Crete E100 PT1 epoxy and a satin polyurethane, this floor will stand up to the daily abuse of kids, toys, pets for years to come.

From straight line to circular patterns, we specialize in decorative engraving & staining and offer options to create a unique design to freshen up your flooring.

Hardscapes has solutions for high-end custom home builders, general contractors and residential homeowners, as well as, retail/commercial flooring, restaurants, and warehouse/industrial flooring.

Get in touch today at 403-547-5597 for a no-obligation quote. We look forward to working with you to make your ideas a reality!

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Housing inventories high, resulting in price & sales declines

Hardscapes Inc. concrete floor.If you were considering selling your home but think you’ll just wait until the market rebounds, it may be the perfect time to give it some TLC with a much needed and long overdue restoration or renovation.

Why not be proactive? When things turn around, and they will, you’ll be ahead of the game and ready to throw that For Sale sign on the front lawn knowing that your investment will pay off!

Hardscapes has been installing architectural concrete finishes and coatings since 1996 and specializes in residential decorative concrete overlays, engraved and stained concrete floors, epoxy coatings, and garage floor coatings.

With 20 years experience combined with our attention to detail and high level of customer service, we take pride in every project we undertake, no matter the size.

We’re here to answer all your questions and to discuss your ideas. Book a FREE personalized quote or call 403-547-5597 today!

Logos & Custom Floors

Hardscapes creates original custom floors by incorporating logos, decorative graphics & branding colours. Perfect for many applications from retail, office, hospitals, lobbies and schools, to restaurants, showrooms and industrial warehouse/ commercial properties.

Hardscapes’ solutions are tailored to your specific needs and preferences. Our custom seamless high performance flooring is available in unlimited colours, effects, textures and logo options that offer easy maintenance, resilient wear and tear and durability, and UV and chemical resistance.

We’re a one-stop concrete flooring shop for anything from simple solid colour choices to beautiful, but more complex multi-coloured stained and metallic reflector floors. View Logos & Custom Floors.

Get in touch at 403-547-5597 to discuss your project ideas. We’ll get you started today!

Looking for a unique basement floor?

Yep, fall is just ahead and outdoor projects will cease over the colder months ahead. Time to turn our attention to interior updates and renos again!

Are you thinking of giving your basement floor a little facelift? In our current real estate market one of the home improvements with the best return on investment is actually a finished basement. After all, a cozy basement can serve as the heart of any home – one of the rooms where most families spend a ton of their time.

Remodels these days centre around the type of floor finishing you’re going to select for your basement. From luxury vinyl, tile and laminate, to carpet and engineered hardwood – such a variety of materials, hues, tones, and colours from which to choose!

But wait a minute, don’t discount decorative concrete as an option. It’s such a unique & versatile material!

Most people dismiss concrete because it sounds like something you’d only use in an outdoor setting – for a driveway, walkway or patio for example. But decorative concrete can make one of the most beautiful and long-lasting basement floors. With new resins and colour options, concrete now has a polished, lustrous finish that rivals Continue reading