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Epoxy coatings

Epoxy flooring is a type of flooring that is made up of a two-part mixture consisting of resin and hardener. It is highly durable, customizable, sustainable, and decorative for any surface. It is commonly used for commercial and industrial flooring and is normally applied over concrete floors. It has many benefits such as being resistant to chemicals, oils, and other liquids, as well as being easy to clean and maintain. It also has some challenges such as being slippery when wet and requiring a professional to install it.

How long do epoxy floors last?

Epoxy flooring typically lasts 5 to 7 years in heavy traffic. Commercial properties such as garages, restaurants, or factory spaces with lots of daily foot traffic can expect this experience. However, with proper care and maintenance, your epoxy flooring may up to 20 years.

What are the steps for epoxy flooring?

Epoxy floor installation is a multi-step process. First, the existing floor must be prepared and cleaned to ensure proper adhesion and longevity. Next, a primer or bonding agent is applied to create a strong bond between the existing floor and the epoxy. Finally, two to three coats of epoxy are applied, with each coat being allowed to dry before the next coat is applied. Following the application of the epoxy, it must then be allowed to cure for at least 24 hours.

What is epoxy flake?

Epoxy Flake System is a type of epoxy coating designed to provide an aesthetically pleasing and durable flooring solution. It consists of multiple layers of epoxy with various colors or sizes of decorative flakes scattered throughout. The epoxy acts as a binder to hold the flakes in place, while the flakes help to create a slip-resistant surface that will last for years.

What are the benefits if installing epoxy floors?

The primary benefits of installing epoxy floors over concrete include: Durability (epoxy coatings are more resistant to wear and tear, making them ideal for high-traffic areas), Easier to Clean (epoxy coatings are easier to clean and maintain, making them a great choice for commercial and industrial spaces), Aesthetics (Epoxy coatings come in a variety of colors and designs, allowing you to customize the look of your flooring) Safety (Epoxy coatings provide a slip-resistant surface, making them ideal for areas where there is a risk of slips or falls)

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