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I am so glad I was able to try this on a small area before attempting a large scale project. Now that I now the work involved and results I’m ready to tackle it!
I did a sample spot on old concrete that has been stained just worn off in places and old. I used the sample and it adheres well. Pretty durable. Will be stronger if we waxed . Still tryin to make decision If we will continue or tile.
We loved being able to try the colors out before we committed! Simple process!
So glad to find this trial kit, so I could experiment in a low stress/low cost way. Great deal for the materials! Thank you!
I appreciate the ability to try the colors, try the process, and learn what not to do before diving in with both feet.
This is probably the best way to really explore your options when thinking about updating your home. There are detailed instructions on the same page below the ordering information and it comes with almost everything you will need to get started.
Everything was as I’ve ordered. Ordered arrived in less then a week.
thanks
Haven't used product yet. Delivered quickly.
I appreciated the opportunity to try a few colors before deciding which would work best.

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  • Ideal for smooth surfaces
  • Interior/exterior concrete dye stain
  • NOTE: Vibrance stain must be sealed after applicationOT
Ash Brown
Ash Brown
Aztec Brown
Aztec Brown
Brick Red
Brick Red
Buff
Buff
Burnt Orange
Burnt Orange
Burnt Rouge
Burnt Rouge
Carnation Pink
Carnation Pink
Charcoal
Charcoal
Chestnut
Chestnut
Cinnamon
Cinnamon
Coffee Brown
Coffee Brown
Desert Pink
Desert Pink
English Red
English Red
Evergreen
Evergreen
Goldenrod
Goldenrod
Jacinthe
Jacinthe
Jet Black
Jet Black
Khaki
Khaki
Malayan Buff
Malayan Buff
Mojave Dunes
Mojave Dunes
Oakwood
Oakwood
Olive
Olive
Poppy Red
Poppy Red
Pumpkin Spice
Pumpkin Spice
Red Roof
Red Roof
Rust
Rust
Rustic Brown
Rustic Brown
Sepia
Sepia
Sienna
Sienna
Smokey Topaz
Smokey Topaz
Stormy Gray
Stormy Gray
Sunset Tan
Sunset Tan
Tan
Tan
Toasted Wheat
Toasted Wheat
White
White
Wintergreen
Wintergreen
Yellow
Yellow
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  • Acrylic, Solvent-Based, High Gloss
  • Acrylic, Water-Based, High Gloss
  • Acrylic, Solvent-Based, Satin
  • Acrylic, Water-Based, Satin
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Sometimes, you just need to try before you buy. With Direct Colors’ DIY Concrete Dye Trial Kits, you can do just that. Try your stain in different shades, with different sealer finishes, and on different surfaces around your home to find the best fit for your concrete coloring project.


Trial Kit Includes

  • Select up to 3 different colors 
  • Select up to 1 sealer finish (4 oz each)
  • Foam Application Brush (Qty 1)
  • 5 Ounce Dye Sprayer Applicator - 1

If you’re wondering what everything in the kit is for, we’ve got you covered. In this brief guide, we’ll go through the steps to using our Vibrance™ Trial Kit, and when each of the included products are to be used. Let’s get started.

Concrete Surface Preparation

  • Before you start your project, put your dust mask on to avoid inhaling dust and debris
  • Sweep any debris from a larger concrete surface
  • Clean with an organic degreaser and rinse completely
  • Allow the concrete surface to dry completely
  • Once your concrete surface is properly cleaned and free of debris, you’re ready to stain

Applying the Concrete Dye

One of the best parts of a DIY Vibrance™ Trial Kit from Direct Colors is just how easy the application process is. But, safety first.

  • Put your Dust Mask, Goggles, and Safety Gloves on. The acetone in the Concrete Dye can cause skin irritation, and damage your eyes if used improperly
  • In your Vibrance™ Trial Kit, you’ll find 3 Packets of Concrete Dye Powder in shades of your choosing. To prepare the concrete dye for application, you’ll need to purchase acetone from your local hardware store. Acetone solution disperses the pigment in the Concrete Dye Powder, while activating the colorant as well
  • Mix the acetone with the concrete dye powder of your choice inside of the provided Dye Sprayer Applicator
  • Shake vigorously until the pigment is dispersed into the solution
  • Once you’ve mixed the acetone and your choice of concrete dye powder in your Dye Sprayer Applicator, you’re ready to color your concrete
  • Using the Dye Sprayer Applicator, coat the concrete surface with a layer of concrete dye mixture
  • Add extra layers to darken the surface
  • As you apply, continue to shake the Dye Sprayer Applicator to avoid clumping
  • Once you’ve covered the surface and are satisfied with the shade achieved, you’re ready to seal

Sealing the Concrete Surface


Once the Acetone Concrete Dye has dried, you’re ready to seal the surface. Put your Safety Gloves, Goggles, and Dust Mask back on.

  • In your DIY Trial Kit, you’re able to choose 1 of 2 finish options for concrete sealers
  • In terms of the finish, the Satin will give you a slightly matte, but beautiful covering that will pop the underlying colorant. High gloss, on the other hand, is a sheer, shiny product that gives the appearance of highly polished stone such as marble. Your choice will depend solely on how you want your concrete surface to look
  • Once you’ve chosen your sealer, simply cover one of the Foam Application Brushes in the sealer, and spread evenly across the newly colored concrete surface
  • Apply in thin layers 
  • Two coats are recommended for sufficient protection from UV rays, moisture and other elements, and foot traffic
  • Allow to dry for up to 24 hours


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