Standard brush finish or broom finished concrete has been used for many years and provide a durable, high-traction surface.  A good broom finish is something of an art. You can even create decorative effects by running the broom texture in various directions.  This is the standard method of concrete finishes provided throughout the world today and can be utilized on any surface to provide a sturdy non-slip environment for years to come. A brush finish surface can also be colored or have the sides and the control jointing re-tooled or traced to give it a sharp look.