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1 05, 2019

Choosing The Best Finish For Your Pool Deck

2019-04-22T21:23:33+00:00May 1st, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

While the process of having your pool deck resurfaced can be stressful, there is some light at the end of the tunnel of this process. Near the end of all of the repairs and after all of the money you have spent start to pile up, it may seem like there is no sign of relief. Well, that is if you haven't walked outside and taken a look at your brand new pool deck. This process has been carefully completed and now it is time for you to reap the rewards, but before you do that, it is time to choose what exactly you want your backyard to look like. Today we are going to point out the most popular and most attractive pool deck finishes that are available on the market. Now, let's get you the pool deck of your dreams! We are going to start out with the

30 04, 2019

Top 5 Epoxy Flooring Systems

2019-04-22T21:27:48+00:00April 30th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

While we all know that epoxy flooring is one of the best flooring available on the market today, we are only left to wonder why? It almost seems that every business or home that we look into is using some form of an epoxy flooring system, but some more than others. Today we are going to be taking a deeper look into what types of epoxy flooring are the most popular and why. Down below are the top 5 most popular forms of epoxy flooring available on the market, so we better get started! Metallic Epoxy Flooring Metallic epoxy flooring is one of the most popular if not the most popular form of epoxy flooring for its sheer level of customization that is offered from this flooring. While this type of epoxy flooring is mostly used in garages and car dealerships, commercial facilities, and residential homes, there are no bounds

28 04, 2019

What To Expect When Pool Deck Resurfacing

2019-04-22T21:26:58+00:00April 28th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

No matter how well you care for your pool deck the certainty of it becoming damaged is just a matter of time. Think about it, the pool deck is a surface that is constantly exposed to mother natures wrath and must endure through fiery summer months and freezing winters. The expansion and contraction of the concrete slab during these times will ultimately lead to cracks, not to mention the effects of settling. At the end of the day, it is better to catch that damage that occurs to your concrete slab while it is still manageable by means of pool deck resurfacing. Today our goal is to inform you as much as we can about what you should expect when it comes to having your pool deck resurfaced. Let's begin! One of the most commonly asked questions that we receive from clients or future clients is, " How long is

24 04, 2019

Why You Should Consider Epoxy Flooring

2019-04-22T21:26:15+00:00April 24th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

When it comes to choosing the next flooring for your home or business facility, no matter what the whole process can make you feel like you're stuck between a rock and a hard place. There are hundreds and thousands of different floorings to choose from but you already know that and that's not why you are here. You are here to find out why you should consider epoxy flooring to be your next flooring investment. We are going to cut right to the chase, epoxy flooring is one of the best if not the best flooring option available on the market and today we are going to tell you exactly why. So let us get started. shall we? One of the biggest factors in any investment you are going to make towards your home or business is making the structure of your building last as long as possible. With an

22 04, 2019

The Installation Process Of Epoxy Flooring

2019-04-22T21:24:40+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

One of the most interesting processes in the entire world of flooring construction is the preparation and installation of epoxy flooring. It is always recommended that you only use professional assistance when working with this type of flooring as it is a very meticulous process that needs to be done to perfection if you want the flooring to perform the best it can. Today we are going to take a deeper look into what the pros do when preparing and installing epoxy flooring system! Let us get started! The first step of any flooring installation is the preparation of the concrete slab that will be supporting it. It just so happens that epoxy flooring uses one of the most intense processes out of any type of flooring available on the market today. The first step of preparation consists of repairing all imperfections that are found on the concrete slab. These

16 03, 2019

Are epoxy floors safe?

2019-03-04T21:09:09+00:00March 16th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

Epoxy floors, when professionally installed, offer a sleek glass-like finish that appears to be dangerously slippery, however, that is not the case. Aside from its safety qualities, many people wonder if the chemicals and fumes associated with an epoxy flooring installation are safe, and the answer is yes. Most epoxy floor coating chemicals are no more dangerous than a can of paint from a local store. Just like paint, after the epoxy flooring system has been installed, it is important to properly ventilate the area, so you are not solely breathing in the chemicals. Even though the chemicals are not hazardous and do not pose any immediate threat to families, clients, pets, or guests, it is not advised to ingest the fumes directly. What are some safety features of an epoxy floor coating? Your floors can be installed to be slip and fire-resistant. These are features that should be mentioned

13 03, 2019

Epoxy Floors VS Polished Concrete

2019-03-04T21:06:26+00:00March 13th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

Comparing two amazing floors truly does not deem one better or worse, not in this case anyways, because their benefits are very much circumstantial. Epoxy flooring offers unique qualities that can be found in polished concrete floors and there are qualities that can only be found in one of each. The decision for installing one of these amazing floors comes down to, what are you going to be exposing your floors too? How long do I truly need these floors to last and what is my budget? All of these questions should be standard ones that you begin to ask yourself when you think about installing either an epoxy floor or a polished floor. In many settings, an epoxy floor would take the prize because of its undeniable resiliency to damaging environments. Polished concrete floors bring strength and elegance into any property they are installed in. Epoxy flooring can mimic

11 03, 2019

Professional guide to high performance epoxy flooring

2019-03-04T21:03:18+00:00March 11th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

First off, what even is an epoxy flooring system? Well, epoxy is a chemically cured polymer, made of resin and hardeners, that is applied to your concrete floor. Concrete is a hard surface, why does it need any extra protection? Concrete is not indestructible and is actually extremely vulnerable to damage if not protected properly. A professionally installed epoxy floor is important to help elongate your concretes lifespan and to keep it looking brand new. It is not wise to invest time, money, or effort into a DIY kit because there are preliminary tests and procedures that must take place for a proper and long-lasting epoxy floor. The performance of an epoxy floor is directed affected by surface preparation, therefore, it is vital to hire a professional installer who has the licensure and equipment for an affordable and proper installation. The best way to install an epoxy flooring system is

8 03, 2019

Why business owners prefer epoxy flooring

2019-03-04T21:01:13+00:00March 8th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

Beautifully functioning floors are an important factor for thriving businesses and most business owners are aware of this simple fact. The benefits of a concrete epoxy floor go unmatched on every level, from durability to longevity and maintenance, an epoxy floor is the best option for any business owner. So why should or why do business owners install epoxy floors? Some probably enjoy the affordable price tag, others may love the fact that an epoxy floor can mimic other flooring systems like wood or marble, and some enjoy the quick installation process and longevity of the floors. We are going to dive in and explore the main benefits business owners love from epoxy floors. In any commercial environment an epoxy floor offers a resistant floor that will not crumble from high foot-traffic or common damages brought on constant use. These floors are resistant to stains, chemical damages, and oils, creating

6 03, 2019

Best places to install an epoxy flooring system

2019-03-04T20:57:35+00:00March 6th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

Epoxy flooring is an extremely versatile flooring option. As a specialty and high performing floor, epoxy floors can mimic marble, granite, or wood floors, but will not easily damage like them. Decorative epoxy offers the possibility of beautiful aesthetics and the durability and resistant concrete, meaning, you truly get the best of both worlds. So, where should you install an epoxy floor? Honestly, anywhere and everywhere you want not only beauty but strength; however, there are a few places where an epoxy floor should undoubtedly be installed. Two of those places would be garages, all types, and commercial settings like retail, business buildings, and high functioning facilities. Epoxy floors offer countless benefits that no one floor could offer on its own, therefore, as we discuss an epoxy floors benefits it is important to remember that no matter where an epoxy floor is installed it offers all of the same benefits.

19 02, 2019

Types of Epoxy Flooring Systems

2019-02-26T22:09:22+00:00February 19th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

The best part about our epoxy flooring systems is that they can suit your needs no matter what they are. We offer various specially formulated products that can serve your home or facility better than any other flooring system on the market. Allow us to further your knowledge on a few of the many different types of epoxy flooring in Grand Rapids. Self Leveling Epoxy Flooring Self-leveling epoxy flooring is perfect for installation over new or old concrete as they level themselves resulting in a smooth seamless finish. We use our self-leveling epoxies for many industries and areas such as warehouses, home, and commercial kitchens, dining room, storage facilities and much more! Water Based Epoxy Flooring Water-based epoxy is like the little brother of 100 percent solid epoxy. While water-based epoxy has marvelous features, it can't compete with the overall durability that you can gain from a 100 percent solid

16 02, 2019

Pros & Cons OF Epoxy Flooring

2019-02-26T22:08:29+00:00February 16th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

Just like anything you buys, it is important to first weigh out the pros and cons of the object or material. The same principle should still apply when it comes time to epoxy flooring. While the benefits of an epoxy flooring will greatly outweigh the disadvantages, they are still worth being noted before you make this investment in your home or business facility. PROS OF EPOXY FLOORING There are many amazing benefits that come with the installation of epoxy flooring that traditional flooring just is not able to compete with. Below we have outlined a few of the best benefits that you can gain when you decide to install epoxy flooring: Epoxy flooring offers superior chemical resistance. You will not have to worry about your concrete slab absorbing any harmful toxins that will eventually be leaked out into your homes or facilities surrounding soils. This is because epoxy floorings seamless

14 02, 2019

Maintenance Tips For Epoxy Flooring

2019-02-26T22:07:47+00:00February 14th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

One of the best features of installing epoxy flooring is the fact that it is very easy to clean and keep clean. Though the cleaning is easy, it should never be overlooked as it is a key factor in how long your epoxy flooring will last. Here are some of the tips that our pros give to all of our clients after their flooring has been installed: Always wait until your epoxy flooring has completely cured before you try to clean it with any water or chemicals. It is okay to walk on your flooring and pick up any loose debris after 24 hours of your flooring being installed but water or chemicals can destroy the appearance of your epoxy flooring. Just like any other flooring, you must deal with all chemical stains almost as soon as they happen. While epoxy flooring is chemical resistant, prolonged exposure to a chemical

13 02, 2019

Commercial Epoxy Flooring VS. Concrete Floors

2019-02-26T22:06:59+00:00February 13th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

When it comes down to deciding the type of flooring that you will need for your commercial facility, the two big flooring options are typically commercial epoxy flooring and a sealed or polished concrete flooring. While both flooring options use your concrete slab, both provide more advantages in different environments. COMMERCIAL EPOXY Epoxy flooring is the process of installing multiple layers of epoxy resins mixed with chemical hardeners that are applied to ground or shot blasted surface. Depending on the type of epoxy you have chosen, the epoxy flooring may be applied with a roller or a squeegee. These coatings then chemically cure to form one almost indestructible barrier between your flooring and your concrete that is extremely durable and chemical resistant. Because commercial epoxy flooring is installed in a liquid state, the finished product is seamless and extremely resilient to many forms of chemicals such as solvents, acids, and

11 02, 2019

Benefits of Epoxy Flooring

2019-02-26T22:06:05+00:00February 11th, 2019|Concrete Flooring Tips|

When you finally decide to take the leap into epoxy flooring, you will have many great benefits bestowed upon you. These perks can help anyone from a homeowner to an industrial facility owner, that's how amazing epoxy flooring is! Here are only a few of the amazing benefits that you can gain when you make the switch to an epoxy floor coating! - Epoxy flooring is one of the most durable if not the most durable flooring options available on the market today. This flooring is able to withstand heavy vehicle traffic, impact from heavy objects and even heavy machinery all without showing signs of distress. Not only is the actual epoxy strong, but it can also make your concrete stronger as well. It has been tested and proven that an epoxy flooring can make your existing concrete slab up to 300 percent stronger and last 2-3 times longer than