Use water-based stains on cementitious surfaces including stamped concrete, concrete overlays, and some natural rock or masonry. Dilute, mix, and shade stains for a variety of unique coloring effects. With no acid or reactive chemicals, water-based stains are easy, safe, and predictable to use.
ARTesian Stain Specifications
1 gal. bottles
200 to 300 ft2 per gal
20 standard colors
Interior / exterior use
Apply with a sprayer
Must be sealed with solvent-based sealer (Something like Gem-Seal)
Acid staining is a classic decorative concrete technique that dates back over a century. Using a chemical reaction between metallic salts and free lime in the concrete, acid stains create unique designs that cannot be duplicated by other materials. For eye-catching, yet subtly earthy tones, look no further than acid stained concrete.
E-Stain is a non-acid reactive stain that can be used to color concrete, some masonry surfaces, and cementitious overlays such as Brickform Micro-Topping, SM Professional Grade, and Stampable Overlay. By chemically reacting with cementitious materials, E-Stain produces deep, varied and mottled color that cannot be replicated.
1 gal. bottles
200 ft2 per gal.
8 standard colors
Eco-friendly reactive stain
Acid-like characteristics without the harmful acid effects
No harmful fumes
Dilute with E-Stain Plus
No hydrochloric acid
All colors, except Ebony, are Sodium Dichromate-free
Pro-Dye Plus creates vivid translucent color on existing concrete surfaces. Water or acetone diluted Pro-Dye Plus is sprayed onto porous concrete where it readily penetrates to create durable, quick-drying color with minimal residue. Ideally suited for interior polished concrete applications. Pro-Dye Plus is also well suited for touch-up where acid stain fails to react
Color uncolored concrete, blend integrally colored surfaces, or revive old concrete surfaces. Refresh is a solvent-based polysiloxane stain. It creates semi-opaque, natural looking color on existing, exterior concrete surfaces. Refresh is great for correcting surface discoloration, upgrading existing concrete, or blending together multiple pours of integrally colored concrete. Refresh is available in Solomon Colors and Brickform integral colors
Refresh Exterior Concrete Stain Specifications
1 gal. cans
5 gal. pails
150 to 300 ft2 per gal.
Available in RTU and Concentrate
Available in Solomon Colors and Brickform integral colors
FreestylePro is an opaque water-based stain that penetrates and bonds with the surface of concrete. Use it to rapidly rejuvenate textured and stamped concrete. Along with the corresponding antiquing agent - FreestylePro Highlighter - FreestylePro is self-sealing and easily applied.