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Resin Floors: Acid Resistant Coating Solutions

If your facility, because of the nature of your operation, needs acid resistant flooring, you’ll be pleased to learn that high performance resin floors, such as those offered in the Florock line, are available with a broad range of acid-resistant options. Acid-resistant floor coating systems are a requirement in a number of different industries and […]

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Lifetime Cost Savings of Industrial Epoxy Flooring

If you’re researching different industrial flooring options for your facility, consider the benefits of choosing industrial epoxy flooring. Epoxy floor coatings offer a variety of benefits, and one of their most prominent features is their ability to save facility managers money. These flooring solutions are highly durable, offering long-term savings over their life spans that […]

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Hospital Flooring Design: What to Keep in Mind

When choosing flooring systems for hospitals, there are a number of considerations to take into account and many different requirements that must be met. Studies have shown that the environment in which patients receive care has a measurable effect on medical outcomes and the patients’ recovery. As a major element throughout every healthcare facility, flooring […]

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Best Flooring for High-Traffic Areas

Facilities with high-traffic areas, whether entrances, hallways or production areas, face unique challenges when determining what flooring system is best suited for heavy foot and/or equipment traffic. Structures such as shopping centers, hospitals, schools, and manufacturing facilities put heavy demands on floors day after day. With a constant flow of traffic from shoppers, employees, and […]

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Florock® Expands the Popular FloroCrete Cementitious Urethane Line for Concrete Floors

Florock Polymer Flooring, manufactured in Chicago by Crawford Laboratories, Inc., has added two new products, FloroCrete Cove Kits and FloroCrete Powdered Colorants, to its popular FloroCrete Cementitious Urethane Flooring line. Now certified Florock installers can create integral urethane mortar floor-to-wall cove bases faster than ever before, while offering their facility customers a broader palette of […]

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Urethane Floors: Things You Need to Know

“Urethane flooring” – has any other construction term caused more confusion for the facility manager? And no wonder! There are great variations in the types of flooring that employ urethane resins and some are far more appropriate for certain applications than others. Even building professionals such as general contractors and architects sometimes struggle to tell […]

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Evaluating Flooring Options for Industrial & Commercial Facilities

In commercial and industrial facilities, it’s imperative to select flooring that is durable and made from high-performance materials. Standing up to heavy traffic (foot or otherwise) over the long-term is essential, as replacing sub-standard floors every couple of years is usually neither desirable nor in the budget. There are, of course, a variety of options […]

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Choosing a LEED-Compliant Industrial Flooring System for Your Facility

More and more, LEED certification is a topic that comes up when discussing building construction. Environmentally friendly building materials and sustainability are becoming increasingly important to many facility owners, so it’s not surprising that virtually every aspect of the building process, including the materials, can be carried out to green specifications. Flooring is no exception, […]

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Consider Cementitious Urethane Floors for Food Safety

The commercial food safety practices within the United States have been in the news recently. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an astounding 48 million people are affected by foodborne illnesses in the United States each year, which translates to 15 percent of the American population. Around 4,200 people are […]

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What Are the Best Concrete Floor Coatings?

Choosing and installing concrete floor coatings, as well as effectively repairing surface cracks and damage requires the expertise of skilled technicians. That’s where Florock comes in. With our full-scale R&D and QC laboratories, floor coating engineering and manufacturing capabilities, regional factory technical representatives, and full network of local, approved specialty contractors, you can be confident […]

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