Better traction on concrete
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A non-skid additive
Mix the nonskid floor additive with the paint.
Then apply the paint to give the surface a
rough texture to help prevent slips.
If you're concerned about potential falls from slipping on concrete steps, consider painting them with a special non-slip additive. Paint stores sell inexpensive additives that you mix
with a gallon of any type of paint or
solid-color stain to give you better traction on
concrete surfaces. The additive won't change
the color of the paint or stain, but it provides
texture to improve traction. Don't expect a completely
Stir the additive into the paint (one package
per gallon), then apply the paint with a paintbrush
or roller. If you're applying more than
one coat, put the additive in the final coat.