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The owners of this house in Fillmore were remodeling through a great general contractor, who however, did not have their own resurfacing and staining guys. They had called several contractors to come out and make samples for them, however, none of them achieved the look the clients wanted. So they found us, and we explained to them that the process of achiving it would require a different gameplan than what the other guys were doing. One of those guys had already grinded the residue of the old carpet floor, which is the right thing to do. However, he had thereby exposed the aggregate of the concrete. And the clients did not want to see the little rocks at all. Since this look can only be achieved by using semi-transparent stains, the aggregate in the concrete would always show if stained directly. That's just the semi-transparent nature of the product. If it was opaque, it would look like a paint which they definitely weren't down for. Not knowing all of that, the other contractors had tried staining the concrete multiple times, but never hiding the aggregate. And by the way, never achieving quite the color the client wished. We told them we had to apply a couple of coats of concrete micro-topping prior to staining. And even before that, we had to address the divots and pits left by the carpet's tack strip. Then we could proceed staining the concrete while using a special color combination. In the end, the owners were exctatic about the outcome and left us a 5-star review on Yelp. What else could we hope for?! Job Location CA 93015...