Everything you need to know about micro-cement walls

Microcement is a pavement widely used in industrial buildings, homes and almost any kind of surfaces. It is extremely resistant and easy to maintain. In addition, it is very aesthetic and easily adapts to all types of rooms. Although it is very common in floor covering, the use of micro-concrete on walls has spread a lot since it appeared.

Also, its great durability and industrial appearance have become so much fashionable, so why don’t we discuss the benefits of microcement for walls?

The qualities of microcement

In Topcret we have different types of microcement to cover different needs. However, all of them share some benefits that we will mention below. So if you are thinking about covering your walls with micro-concrete, you will get:

  • A surface without joints.
  • Almost infinite decorative options.
  • So much versatility, as it can be applied on ceilings, floors and walls, both indoor and outdoor.
  • Great resistance to chemical products, blows, etcetera.
  • Waterproof capacity
  • Easy maintenance and cleaning.
  • It does not require complicated works, saving time and money.

 

As for the use of microcement in walls, the main advantages are its:

  • Elasticity and excellent adhesion.
  • Greater durability with respect to other coatings.
  • Greater resistance to cracks.

An industrial trend that stands out for its resistance and savings

The micro cement has become a very popular coating, an industrial trend that is booming for which it is worth betting. It has become fashionable in the loft style, although, given its excellent properties, it is used in all types of industrial walls.

With its application, we get very resistant aesthetic walls. In addition, it adheres easily and it is not necessary to eliminate the previous tiling. So you will save the money and time you would have spent on this.

Application and maintenance of micro-concrete walls

When applying microcement, it is important to trust quality products and professionals with a high degree of experience. The purpose is to do a good job and make the treatment effective.

The first thing to do is to clean the coating, and once this is done apply the micro-cement. Once it has dried and before applying the micro-concrete (it will be necessary to apply several layers in the chosen colour), it is necessary to sand the wall. Finally, it is advisable to apply a special water repellent product or a varnish seal to guarantee the resistance and durability of the coating.

Microcement is used in the rehabilitation of homes and reforms of all kinds. In fact, it is perfect because it covers any surface, such us stoneware, plastic, concrete, marble, plaster, tiles and so on. Would you like to know more? Contact us and we will give you any advice that you may need, no compromise.

Micro-cement pools have become a trend

Talking about swimming pools is like entering a parallel universe, where the possibilities are practically endless. There are swimming pools for all tastes, of all sizes and budgets. And the trend that is becoming increasingly popular is micro-cement pools.

In the first place, it should be clarified that cement should not be confused (polished or not) with micro-cement. Both are different materials and the “polished” only refers to the type of finish.

Micro-cement is a coating between 2-3 mm thick, which due to its elasticity, seamless and strength can be applied on any surface. In the case of swimming pools, it can be applied to both a pre-existing pool and a new one. Its finish is continuous and waterproof and does not crack by itself. And the best: it’s a pretty fast and clean work to execute.

The micro-cement can be combined with natural pigments so that you can choose what look you want to give to your pool

And although there are limited colour options each pool ends up being unique, because finishes alternatives are vast: plain, coated, glossy, matt, etc. All this range of options allows you to escape from the “typical pool” to create something more personal that fits perfectly to the style that you like the most.

Micro-cement pools can not only be customized through colour and finish, but also through the shape

As the material is suitable for any surface you can create pools with the most whimsical shapes you can imagine, with rounded or straight edges, with fountains, waterfalls, spa area, etc.

In addition to its technical properties, the micro cement is so trendy because it allows it to be combined with any materials and integrates perfectly in any landscape, style and environment.

Another of the great virtues of micro-cement as a coating is the material allows because it has no joints and can be applied on large surfaces without seeing any type of division. This, added to the fact that you can choose the colour and finish, allows to integrate the pool into the environment, achieving a visual continuity and a feeling of incomparable relaxation.

If you want to discover more about our micro-cement solutions for pools, contact us and our team will be pleased to answer any doubt you may have, without commitment.