You would be surprised of all the new ways we are fixing up old cracked or damaged concrete today. It’s amazing what can be done.
Mechanically polished concrete is what we do the most of right now. We fill in all the flaws and voids in the older concrete with a cementitious material. Then we polish it from there. You are able to dye the floor, put artwork onto the floor through dyes or sandblasting, and it will have a beautiful polished look. One downside: It will have an industrial look because it will show all the old flaws that were fixed up.
If you want a brand new looking floor, here some of the most popular ways to do it:
By applying a cementitious material over the entire floor, it will self level and will provide a look of a brand new concrete floor. From there we have some options of what we can do to that overlay: