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Client Feature: Mountaintop Montessori

Client Feature: Mountaintop Montessori

Mountaintop Montessori If I could relive one aspect of my childhood I would’ve liked for my parents to place me in an alternative education environment. Seriously, when is the last time you went into a public school and saw kids loving their lives? I know I would wake up every morning and beg my  mom […]

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Client Feature: Roots Natural Kitchen

Client Feature: Roots Natural Kitchen

Roots Natural Kitchen Recently I have been trying to get back in touch with my roots, my Latin American culture and my ancestors. A main thing that has been passed down in my family is style of eating. If you are Latino, you know how much we like to eat, but my family in particular […]

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Client Feature: Kardinal Hall

Client Feature: Kardinal Hall

Kardinal Hall Beer and bocce ball, O.M.G my two favorite things.  While visiting they were holding a Star Wars marathon, it was fantastic. Kardinal Hall is a huge beer hall and garden in the Coca Cola building in Charlottesville that has great drinks and high quality food with Chef Thomas Leroy at the helm.  House […]

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Client Feature: Timbercreek Market

Client Feature: Timbercreek Market

Timbercreek Market Let’s be honest, do many people enjoy their visit to massive grocery stores? The florescent lighting, the tempting of sugar doused processed foods, the produce that makes no sense how it looks so artificially spotless if it travelled far from the Southern Hemisphere, and the meat, oh lord don’t even get me started […]

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Client Feature: The Juice Laundry

Client Feature: The Juice Laundry

The Juice Laundry Organic Juice Bar & Raw Food Kitchen in the Historic Coca-Cola Building. Personally, I love juice bars and I make my own smoothies, juices, nut milks on a regular basis so going to The Juice Laundry for their photo shoot was a treat! Mike said how happy he is with his polished […]

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Comparing Polished Concrete and VCT

Comparing Polished Concrete and VCT

Why polished concrete is better than VCT: Polished concrete is one of the most durable flooring system when compared with typical flooring finishes. VCT requires more maintenance than polished concrete. Think stripping, waxing, and buffing to maintain its appearance. It also wears more quickly than polished concrete and must be reinstalled at the same price […]

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Polished Concrete Helps You Save on Your Energy Bill

Polished Concrete Helps You Save on Your Energy Bill

Polished Concrete Helps You Save on Your Energy Bill   Polished concrete floors help save energy and reduce lighting bills by increasing the amount of natural light entering a home or building during the day and reduces the need for artificial light. West Broad Hyundai  West Broad Hyundai wanted a floor that would be durable […]

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5 Reasons To Choose Polished Concrete For Your Next Project

5 Reasons To Choose Polished Concrete For Your Next Project    Concrete has inherent strength, is organic in nature, sustainable and can bring sculptural attributes that can bring your vision to life. Concrete has the ability to be used structurally and aesthetically to stretch your creative expressions while reaping environmental benefits. 1. Enhance the integrity […]

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Client Feature: West Broad Hyundai

Client Feature: West Broad Hyundai

Client Feature: West Broad Hyundai “Customers compliment us on our floors quite often. They look great and we especially love how easy they are to keep clean, even with the oil and grease that inevitably spills.” ~ Beverly Lees, Service Manager Because the process of polishing concrete leaves the concrete slab refined to a smooth like […]

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Client Feature: Master Cho’s

Client Feature: Master Cho’s

Master Cho’s Tae Kwon Do and Martial Arts The trail of paw prints throughout Master Cho’s facility depict the attention to detail apparent in all aspects of the business. The space is gorgeous filled with real samurai swords and artifacts, a workout area for parents to exercise while their little ones are learning martial arts. If you are […]

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