We Dye – You go to heaven

Introducing Abstract concrete dye.

I admit I have an obsession with concrete floors. I love concrete more than the next guy. BUT there coSparta-Stain - Abstract Dye converted patio-living spacemes a point where I say ok, I’ve seen enough grey polished concrete floors to last me the rest of the year.

Well I have a solution to the over-saturation of the same look of every polished concrete floor. Now I will tell you, every polished concrete floor is unique, and some are more unique than others. But by a large degree most are pretty similar, just like fingerprints, unless you look pretty close.

That’s right I mentioned I have a solution to the situation. It’s called Abstract Dye. In fact I have 2 solutions, the other is called FGS Permashine and Vivid Dye.

A couple or 4 years ago I became the New Zealand agent for HP Spartacote, an American Polyaspartic resin floor coating manufacturer.  I did this because their products offer amazing advantages and performance benefits over other resin systems available in New Zealand.  Like 4 x higher abrasion resistance and 24hr (not 7 days) cure/return to use. (and many others)

Anyway one of their products is Abstract Concrete Dye.  I had a play around with it , but got too busy to really test them.  In the mean time, another Company also liked HP Spartacote, and bought them.  This was good news, because NOW I have access to their products too.

Concrete Stain/Dye sample time

So one morning I got bored doing some paperwork and decided to distract myself by doing a Dye sample.

Abstract dye sample before
Sample before Concrete Dye applied

I decided to try 2 colours, Walnut Dye, which at this concentration came out pretty dark and Mahogany Dye, which as you would expect was fairly red.  I also decided to create a couple of bands of each colour and see how crispe I could get the lines.

The concrete dye really did stain the concrete as I polished the sample after the stain had dried (5 minutes) and it retained all the colour.  I could also see it soaking into the concrete.

Abstract Dye Sample - Walnut-Mahogany
“Abstract” Concrete Dye sample Walnut& Mahogany

I have to say I am very impressed with the result.  I then applied 1 heavy coat of Sparta-Flex 72 – clear polyaspartic resin and that just made the colour pop.

So if you want a floor that has the functionality of a polished concrete floor with added style, flair and beauty, give us a call and we will Dye your concrete and you can feel like you went to heaven when the complements come rolling in.

Concrete staining with Abstract Concrete Dye


Director at Floor Masters Ltd. Dedicated to research and development to bring our clients the best solutions to their many challenges. I want you to have the right solution for your situation.