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Concrete Slab Problems and Defects

In today’s challenging work environment, the condition of a given facility’s concrete slabs can be easily overlooked by busy operations managers. Yet, each existing and newly poured concrete slab plays a critical role in the proper functioning and safety of any modern edifice. Whether on-grade or suspended, properly functioning concrete slabs help to stabilize structures, […]

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Why Acid Etching Is No Longer Recommended as a Concrete Prep Method

The longevity of a coating partly depends on how well it adheres to the surface of the concrete. The best adhesion requires a clean floor, free of laitance and contaminants. Laitance is a weak, milky accumulation of fine particles of cement dust, lime and sand fines on the surface of fresh concrete, usually caused by […]

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What Is Floor Coving and Why Do I Need It?

  The term “floor coving” typically refers to the installation of a small barrier structure along the room periphery, where the floor meets the wall. Different types of coving are available for use with different flooring products. Floor coving can serve diverse purposes, ranging from purely aesthetic to highly functional, depending on their application in […]

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How Long Does Epoxy Flooring Last?

  Facility professionals and commercial architects appreciate epoxy flooring for its functionality, design options, strength and durability. However, the longevity of any type of floor surface can depend on various factors. How Long Does Epoxy Flooring Last? Epoxy and other resinous flooring systems can last many years, depending on a range of product features and […]

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How Much Does Epoxy Flooring Cost?

Epoxy floor systems are popular thanks to their high level of customization and durability while providing exceptional value. But how do you determine the cost of an epoxy floor? When it comes to determining the initial material and labor required, consider that fluid-applied flooring systems are exceptionally customizable. Estimating the price of materials plus installation […]

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New FloroStone™ Cove Enhances the Impressive Sanitary Benefits and Visual Appeal of the FloroStone™ Decorative Epoxy Flooring Line by Florock®

CHICAGO, July 29, 2020 /CNW/ — Florock® Polymer Flooring, manufacturer of cutting-edge commercial, institutional and industrial coating systems for concrete floors, has launched the latest addition to its hygienic FloroStone™ decorative epoxy flooring line, the FloroStone™ Cove System. The new integral cove base option further increases the impressive sanitary benefits of this revolutionary product family. By creating a seamless […]

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New FloroStone™ with Its Fast Turnaround, Lower Cost Installation and Luxurious Beauty Is a Revolution in Decorative Epoxy Flooring by Florock®

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — Florock® Polymer Flooring, manufacturer of innovative commercial, industrial and institutional concrete floor coatings, has introduced the FloroStone™ Decorative Flooring System, a revolutionary new type of decorative epoxy flooring that combines a sanitary, high performance traffic surface with modern, upscale aesthetics in an economical, quick-turnaround system. FloroStone’s cutting-edge slurry formulation is a radical […]

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New FloroPoxy MVT-99 Primer from Florock® Polymer Flooring Offers Advanced Moisture Vapor Transmission Protection

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — Florock® Polymer Flooring, manufacturer of innovative concrete floor coating systems for industrial, commercial and institutional facilities, headquartered in Chicago since 1952, has launched FloroPoxy MVT-99, their next generation primer for protection against high levels of moisture vapor transmission (MVT). The cutting-edge epoxy formulation can withstand very high moisture vapor emission rates — […]

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Epoxy Floor Colors for Commercial and Industrial Facilities

One of the key benefits of using epoxy flooring in your facility is the incredible color selection managers can choose from, depending on their project’s specific needs. Epoxy systems are available in many different colors and textures, depending on the flooring type and the decorative elements used. The appearance can range from solid colored epoxy […]

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Flooring for the New Agricultural Revolution – Vertical Farms, Horizontal Farms, Greenhouses, Grow Rooms and More!

The science and technology of farming and agriculture has come a long way in recent years. Pressures imposed by various environmental and economic changes have compelled growers to look beyond traditional practices to help lower risk and improve efficiency. Advances such as computer-controlled irrigation and mobile apps that allow farm managers to monitor and manage […]

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