1. Simple Cup Adhesion Test

    April 9, 2021

    Is Your Concrete Properly Prepped for Epoxy Coating? This test method can be used to determine the cleanliness of a concrete surface for the adhesion of epoxy coatings, epoxy overlays and areas requiring patching with epoxy. It can also be used to test the adhesion of the finished epoxy system to the concrete surface. This […]

  2. How to Prep Concrete for Epoxy or Urethane Coatings

    April 8, 2021

    General Instructions for Surface Preparation of Concrete Substrates for Application of a Polymer Floor Coating or Overlay System   There are many factors that can affect the adhesion and bonding capabilities of an epoxy floor coating system to the substrate. In order to achieve optimum adhesion, the substrate MUST be clean and prepared properly.   Therefore, […]

  3. Epoxy Flooring Materials List (Tools, Supplies, etc.)

    April 8, 2021

    While every epoxy floor coating installer has their own personal preferences on the equipment and tools they use, there are several basic materials needed for most installations. CLICK HERE to view a printable version from our library: Standard Tools/ Equipment Needed for Epoxy Flooring Installation Floor Prep Tools 7″and 4″ Grinders and Cup Wheels Vacuums […]

  4. How to Clean Epoxy Flooring

    April 7, 2021

      With proper technique and maintenance, cleaning your epoxy floor can keep it looking new for many years. Newly installed seamless epoxy polymer floors have a glossy shine look that most often is the look that owners desire to maintain. All polymer floors are subject to scratching from dust, dirt, sand, and debris.  The kind […]

  5. Epoxy Flooring: Everything You Need to Know

    December 17, 2020

    What is Epoxy?   Epoxy is an adhesive, paint, plastic, or other material that is created as a polymer of epoxides. The term “epoxy” is used to describe coatings that are created from two components, meaning, a combination mix of two different chemicals, referred to as “resin.” This classifies epoxy as a copolymer. Chemically, resin […]

  6. The Most Common Epoxy Flooring Installation Problems

    December 17, 2020

    The Most Common Epoxy Flooring Installation Problems There are typically a handful of issues that installers most commonly see when installing a floor coating. The four most common are: Pin Holes, Bubbles, Fish Eyes, Dull finish. We are going to discuss the main reasons why these issues happen, how to try and prevent them from occurring, […]

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