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Surprising Concrete Ideas For Your Office

Admittedly, when you think about concrete, feng shui and chic interior decorating may not come to mind. The truth however is that this material is the finish of choice for many of the world’s most prestigious architects and structures. Not only does it lead to a very beautiful finish, it is eco-friendly, since it leverages […]

Mixing Historic and Modern in NYC – Profile: Matt Koerner

When Matt Koerner, president of Manhattan Concrete Design, founded his company in 2004, the marriage of concrete and epoxy coating wasn’t quite the function-meets-form evolution that now leads flooring trends a decade later. With a thriving business, split between the two finishes, Koerner focuses on myriad projects while trying to grow his business at the […]

Self-Cleaning Concrete Reduces Air Pollution

Imagine a world with self-cleaning buildings and clean-air-promoting-roadways. These technologies may sound like space-age ideas, but they are present-day realities due to special formulations of concrete. Capable of neutralizing pollution and washing away harmful smog, concrete products provide tremendous value to our architectural spaces and planet. Proprietary technology (based on particles of titanium dioxide) is […]

MCD Project named “One of Seven Cool Hotel Conversions” by Interior Design Magazine.

Building a hotel from the ground up allows interior designers freedom to develop a visual impact in bold and highly individualistic strokes. But what if the canvas for creating that impact were decades or even centuries old? What if it was once a department store or a church or a brewery? When innovation meets preservation, […]

The Ultimate Concrete Quiz

You have your wheelbarrow, concrete mixer and shovel ready. But the difficult part of making concrete, even with the best of tools, is getting the mixture correct. Concrete has been used for many centuries, but the concrete mixtures used today by Manhattan Concrete Design have come a long way from the mud mixtures that were […]

Crew Continues Hurricane Sandy Cleanup with Epoxy

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, thousands still remain displaced by the storm’s devestation of New York City and its boroughs. For Matthew Koerner and his team of Manhattan Concerete Design, the ongoing renevation of Peter Cooper Village is an important and challenging task.  Check out this feature article in CoatingsPro Magazine highlighting the work […]

Top Ten Facts about Concrete

We interact with concrete on a daily basis, whether on the street or in our homes or offices. Still, its history and uses allude us. Check out these interesting facts about concrete! 10) The oldest piece of concrete on record is 12 million years old. Discovered in Israel in the 1960s, it’s a natural deposit […]

Happy Thanksgiving from Mahnattan Concrete Design!

What are you thankful for today? MCD is thankful for our employees and vendors who show up to work everyday, ready to take on the challenges of Manhattan Concrete. Thank you everyone!  

Concrete Polishing: Jersey Mike’s Subs in Manhattan

We’re polishing every Jersey Mikes in Manhattan. This is the second store that will be opening soon on 3rd Ave. How exactly does concrete polishing work, what are the benefits, and what services do we offer? Polished concrete is the finish of choice for many of the world’s most prestigious architects and structures. It’s eco-friendly, […]

How To Make A Concrete Polished Boat Float

The knowledgable Greek scientist Archimedes determined that if an object weighs less than the water it displaces it won’t sink. Did you know that concrete, too, can float in water? In fact, during World War II, the United States made two dozen concrete ships to conserve steel. Students from universities around the country are currently […]

Epoxy Flooring in NYC
Concrete Flooring in Manhattan Offices
White Epoxy Floors in New York City

We precisely mix the perfect ingredients for a smooth monolithic epoxy floor.

Glossy Concrete Office Flooring

What’s the most abundant mineral on earth? What reduces the consumption of raw materials? What can incorporate recycled products, such as crushed glass, bits of recycled plastic, marble chips and metal shavings? What floors optimize radiant heat transfer? What floors work great with solar design? What absorbs the heat of the sun during the day […]

American Eagle Polished Concrete
Eco-Friendly Epoxy Flooring @ Avenues the World School

 

Polished Concrete for Midtown Fashion Building
Polished Concrete – Brooklyn Navy Yard

This floor needed resilience, so we brought it. Polishing 100+ year old concrete can be challenging. We brought our specialty tools and techniques to ensure this concrete floor stays polished for another 100+  

Polished Concrete in NY @ Nike Store
Concrete Polishing
Epoxy Floor

This tanning salon basically wanted a glossy new appearance for their business. More Important, a floor that is easy to maintain and cost-effective . We put in place a durable epoxy floor that will keep looking good for years to come. Unlike other flooring systems our flooring products do not require waxing, stripping or polishing […]

Epoxy Floor in Manhattan @ Savory & Sweet
Polished Concrete Flooring @ HSN

       

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