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Urethane vs. Epoxy Primer – When to Use Which

In many industrial and commercial settings, the best way to protect a concrete floor is with a well-specified and professionally installed resinous coating system, which should always start out with an appropriate primer coat. Urethane (also referred to as polyurethane) and epoxy are two resin types frequently utilized in the manufacture of primers. Your flooring […]

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Choosing an Auto Shop Floor Coating System that Lasts

Each industrial setting comes with its own unique needs and concerns in flooring, and auto shops are no exception. Maintenance area flooring must be both functional and highly durable in the face of heavy vehicle traffic, moving machinery, and abrasive chemicals. Each auto shop has specific concerns and goals, but there are a few important […]

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Sustainable Polymer Flooring Options for Facility Managers

With growing attention paid to government regulations, customer preferences, expectations, and more, facility managers are turning to sustainable flooring and building materials. Polymer floor coating systems can be an excellent earth friendly choice. Well-specified, high performance polymer flooring can often outlast other floor coverings by years, requiring fewer instances of removal, replacement, and disposal. Additionally, […]

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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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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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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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Benefits of Industrial Epoxy Floors in Manufacturing

Every manufacturing operation presents unique challenges that call for precise flooring solutions. In addition to adding visual interest to industrial facilities, warehouses, or factories, industrial epoxy and other high performance resinous floor coatings can help improve workers’ productivity, as well as support their health and safety. Like many design and engineering decisions, site conditions play […]

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Protect Your Facility with ESD Epoxy Flooring

If your facility handles sensitive electronics or complex manufacturing equipment, it could be facing serious potential damage from static electricity within the room or workspace. The right type of electrostatic dissipative floor can help protect equipment from this type of failure. ESD epoxy floor coatings and ESD urethane finishes provide all the benefits facilities need, […]

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Floor Finishes for Warehouses

Dust from unsealed concrete floors may seem harmless, but it can often create multiple hazards for a facility, operations and even staff.  Conducting day-to-day operations on bare concrete floors results in a phenomenon known as “concrete dusting”, wherein trafficking over the uncoated surface produces a fine powder that gets continually released into the air. Concrete […]

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Developing Floor Specifications for Your Facility

Epoxy flooring combines superior performance characteristics with decorative design, creating a beautifully durable finish. When putting together epoxy floor coating specifications, however, there are many factors to consider. A professional concrete flooring installer can help in deciding which systems will best work for a particular facility by considering the following: Chemical Exposure To what chemicals, […]

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