It's a Concrete World!
This step-by-step instructional DVD is a dual DVD set that consists of 316 minutes of viewing time. This DVD will provide detailed information on surface preparation, problem solving, design, layout, grouting, site conditions, sampling, staining and faux finishing techniques, stains, dyes, sealers, coatings, floor finishes, floor wax, metallic epoxies, spectacular art pieces, AND MORE! All for $149.00. (Order form below on this page.)
Hosted by Bob Harris, this step-by-step DVD provides contractors with comprehensive instructions for rejuvenating floors and exterior flatwork. Following the structure of his best-selling guidebooks, Harris demonstrates detailed application techniques for a variety of different systems, including stampable and self-leveling overlays, spray-down systems, trowel- or squeegee-grade microtopping, and semi-self-leveling microtopping. $129.00 (order form below on this page.)
Bob Harris' Guide to Stained Concrete Interior Floors is a 100 page, full color resource with valuable, detailed information, including tips and tricks from Bob Harris, about doing stained concrete interior floors. This unique and comprehensive guide is the first in a series of guides published for construction professionals on popular decorative concrete topics.
You will get practical tips, helpful hints and step-by-step instruction for staining concrete floors including specialty methods for applying stains, such as using concrete dyes, sandblasting or creating faux finishes, the tools needed and where to get them, how to maintain concrete floors, and creating intriguing effects with torn paper, cheesecloth, fertilizer, sawdust or kitty litter. In addition, Bob Harris' Guide to Stained Concrete Interior Floors will show you concrete design options, how to estimate costs of different techniques, how to prepare samples, how to write a contract for floor staining, surface preparation, sealing floors and more. $35.00 (Order form below on this page.)
Stamped concrete has become one of the most popular methods to enhance landscapes and buildings. A rapidly growing number of homeowners, businesses and municipalities are becoming inspired by the versatility of stamped concrete and the wide array of patterns and colors available.
Decorative concrete contractors can also prosper from the demand for stamped concrete by learning to create beautiful, durable stamped concrete using the latest techniques and procedures.
Bob Harris’ Guide to Stamped Concrete shows contractors where to find good designs, the five methods of imparting color to stamped concrete work, placing the concrete to facilitate stamping, and the stamping process from A-Z. With a complete, illustrated description of the entire stamping process, contractors can apply Bob Harris’ expertise to their own stamped projects to satisfy their clients with beautiful, durable works of art in concrete.$45.00 (Order form below on this page.)
The third in a series of best-selling educational guides for the decorative concrete industry, Bob Harris’ Guide to Concrete Overlays & Toppings provides contractors with comprehensive instructions for rejuvenating concrete floors, exterior flatwork, and even wall surfaces. When existing concrete needs a face-lift, decorative overlays and toppings are the newest alternative to costly and disruptive removal and replacement.
In Bob Harris’ Guide to Concrete Overlays & Toppings, Harris provides detailed application techniques for a variety of different systems, and stampable and self-leveling overlays. He starts by helping contractors choose the most appropriate resurfacing system for each project, then guides them through estimating materials, surface preparation and crack repair, testing for moisture-vapor transmission, and setting up a mixing station. In addition to providing step-by-step installation instructions, Harris also covers the creative aspects of installing decorative toppings. $45.00