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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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Seamless Epoxy Flooring Advantages

In contrast with more conventional flooring options such as tile or concrete, the epoxy flooring options offered by Florock Polymer Flooring are chemically engineered to offer a wide array of advantages, including being fluid-applied for a nearly seamless, monolithic surface. Some advantages of this include: Hygiene. Self-adhesive tile or tile and grout floors are inherently […]

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Epoxy vs. Concrete Staining – Which Flooring Solution is Best?

From hospitals and schools to auto shops and factories, different industries demand different qualities and performance from the floors in their respective facilities. When it’s time for new flooring, epoxy systems as well as stained and polished concrete are frequently part of the discussion. What are the differences? Concrete Staining and Polished Concrete Staining and polishing are […]

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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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Clear Epoxy Resin Floor Top Coating Benefits

When choosing facility flooring systems, your professional installer may ask if you’d like to have a clear epoxy resin floor coating applied on top of your chosen system. Your installer can explain the benefits afforded by this additional finish coat, as well as the different types of clear epoxy and other resin based top coatings […]

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Formaldehyde-Free Flooring Options for Facilities

With increasingly common reports detailing the damaging effects of the formaldehyde found in many construction materials, more and more building and facility owners and managers are turning to products that don’t include these potentially dangerous chemicals. If you’ve been looking for safer options for facility flooring, epoxy floor coatings from a quality manufacturer may be […]

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Choosing the Best Computer Server Room Flooring Material

Data centers and computer server rooms are essential to the running of modern businesses. Ensuring continuous and efficient operation of servers is critical to preventing outages or disruptions. It’s therefore important to maximize efficiency and security of server equipment through appropriate building design and finishes – including flooring. For example, static discharge within the room […]

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Epoxy Floor Coatings: Everything You Need to Know

  When it comes to choosing flooring systems for industrial use, there are a number of options, but resinous flooring stand out among others. Resinous flooring, also commonly known as epoxy floor coating, is a highly durable, customizable, decorative, and sustainable option. If you choose an epoxy floor coating for your facility, you’ll have a […]

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Epoxy vs. Polyurethane Floors: Which is Right for Your Facility?

Selecting floor systems for industrial facilities can be confusing. In their research, decision makers inevitably come across information about epoxy flooring and polyurethane mortars (also known as cementitious urethane). Which to choose? An appropriate epoxy vs. polyurethane debate should actually center on site conditions as well as the intended use of the floors. In other […]

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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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