Decorative & Protective Surface Renewal

Rolling on RollerRock®

Rolling On RollerRock®

Challenge: What do you do when you have two different concrete pours in your driveway that do not match?

Solution: Apply Daich Coatings RollerRock® stone coating.

Rolling On RollerRock®
Homeowner Carl Gianino truly disliked the appearance of his driveway — so he took matters into his own hands. Literally.

Carl, a Charlotte, N.C. resident, started by power cleaning his driveway. Then he filled in the expansion joints with a joint filler. Next he rolled on RollerRock® in a Harvest Tan stone coloring to cover the ugly surface. Instant success!

“After the second coat I let it cure for 24 hours, as instructed,” says Gianino. “I then applied three coats of the driveway sealer 12 hours apart. The change was terrific.

“RollerRock immediately added to the curb appeal of our home. We’ve had lots of compliments on the driveway — even from a local masonry contractor!”

Problem-Solving Assistance


However, that’s not the end of the story. Just a month after Carl applied the last coat of sealer, his landscaper left power rider lawn mower tracks on the driveway surface.

“I’m not sure how it happened,” says Gianino. “We’d been parking on the driveway with no problem.”

To remove the tire marks, Carl used a power washer and soap. That took care of much of the stains, but not all of them. So he turned to the experts at Daich Coatings.

Tips from Our Expert

“Every so often there’s an unexpected stain that needs extra help to remove,” says Paul Bordin with Daich Coatings. “That’s why we have the X-Mess® Multi-Purpose Cleaner. This eco-friendly cleaning product removes a variety of truly stubborn stains quickly and gently.”

Carl tried X-Mess and had instant success. “The power washing initially helped a great deal,” says Gianino. “However, the X-Mess really helped remove the final stains.”

Now, just a few months later, Carl and his family have a clean and beautiful tough stone coating that’s the envy of the neighborhood.

2 Comments

  1. How durable is rollerrock for use on a residential concrete driveway that gets a fair amount of traffic? The concrete is 10 years old currently and has some spalling and 2 hairline cracks about 3-4 feet long in 2 areas.
    Thanks!

    1. Thanks for choosing Daich Coatings! RollerRock is appropriate for a driveway if the instructions are followed. You will need to repair the surface and solve the spalling issue first as it will affect the adhesion. I would recommend using our Elastolock primer in this case due to the previous spalling. For specific assistance and advice on product use, just contact us at [email protected] or call us at 1-866-463-2424.

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