Learn How to Stain Concrete Floors, Countertops, Exterior and more.

The Official Guide to Staining Concrete
Using the Concrete Camouflage Collection of Products

Concrete Staining has been used on Commercial Projects and High End Homes, both Interior and Exterior, by Contractors for many years, and for many good reasons. You're about to discover that Staining, Sealing and Waxing Concrete is Easy and Simple for most Do It Yourself Projects. Additionally, this time tested product is very Cost Effective and one of the Lowest Maintenance Surfaces available today.
When staining concrete with an acid stain, a chemical reaction within the concrete's surface takes place during the drying stage, thereby permanently changing the surface of the concrete to its new unique color.
We'll start with Step by Step instructions, tips, pictures and videos.
Then we'll move on to other useful information further down the page.

- First though, if you're new to acid staining, Start Here - 

How To Stain Concrete: Step by Step


How to Clean and Prep


How to Apply Concrete Acid Stain


How to Neutralize and Rinse Acid Stain


How to Apply Concrete Sealer


How to Apply Floor Finish / Wax



How to stain concrete step by step instructions


Note: Concrete should be at least 28 days old, or have cured to one uniform color, whichever comes first - before being acid stained.

Other Useful Information

Couple staining concrete floors

How to Fix Blemishes, Divots, Bad Spots, and Cracks. How to patch Concrete

Project Scheduling & Drying Times
Check List for Materials, Tools, and Supplies
Safety Overview
Artist Grade Concrete Stain Color Chart
How to Score Concrete to create Borders and Patterns
Using Traction Additive in Sealers
Applying - Solvent Base Concrete Sealer
Maintaining Your Stained Concrete
Concrete Staining Blog Includes Advice, Troubleshooting Help, Tips and Tricks of the Trade. From the Ask a Pro Series. With a link to the Searchable Blog Archives.

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