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When Nichole David and her husband, Ryan, builttheir first home, they wanted their concrete floors tohave the rich color of

When Nichole David and her husband, Ryan, builttheir first home, they wanted their concrete floors tohave the rich color of acid stain. But professional bidscame in higher than their budget would allow, so they decided to tacklethe job themselves. Since then, Nichole has stainedmore than a dozen floors for friends and family. Itsabsolutely DIY and incredibly cheap. The process starts with a thorough cleaning, followedby stain that chemically changes the color of theconcrete and finally a clear sealer. Nichole usedKemicostains.

Whatever it is,I figure I can doit better myself.That usually turnsout to be true. Nichole David

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