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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 […]

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 […]

Manhattan Concrete on Cover of Polishing Contractor

Manhattan Concrete Design was featured on the Winter 2014 issue of Polishing Contractor! Manhattan Concrete Design creates an industrial look with polished concrete ina factory turned hotel project. The owner of the paper factory chose concrete for his newly renovated building for its look and low life cycle costs. We embedded newspapers, maps, and magainze […]

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 […]

Eco-friendly Polished Concrete in NYC Demystified

These days, being green is nearly a business requirement. Office recycling, eco-friendly cleaning, and conscious paper usage are practically de rigeur in corporate America—particularly among the cutting edge. But there’s one environmental opportunity that isn’t getting as much play: concrete and epoxy flooring. You see, as standard foundational material, concrete already exists. There’s no need […]