Residential home concrete covered in carpet glue tile thin set. Concrete was grind and polished to give new appearance of the home. Polished concrete is a lot more durable and easy to maintain than tile floors. Polished concrete for residential homes known for its durability, look, and easy, low cost maintenance. It is suitable for virtually any environment and does not use severe chemicals or acid resistance, as previous methods did. Polished concrete floors for your home provides a much longer life expectancy than any other flooring materials.