Industrial epoxy coatings can make for beautiful, polished, and professional-looking floors. Like many processes, the application of industrial epoxy coatings is best done by experts.
While epoxy is a relatively fast treatment to apply, get a clear understanding of the installation timeline. If your concrete floor has cracks, stains, or erosion of any kind, repairs can be done before the installation of the industrial epoxy coating is applied. Make a list of the areas that need special attention or treatment and ask your contractor if they can repair the floor before they do the installation work.
Floors in industrial environments deal with a lot of high traffic types, from foot traffic to vehicles, and machineries such as forklifts, counterfeits, and other industry-specific machinery and equipment. Depending on the type of industry sharp objects and their movements, and accidents can damage concrete floors. Concrete floors are very porous and spills can seep onto the surface of the floor which can cause staining and cracks. Industrial-strength epoxy floor coatings can seal the floor making liquids easy to spill and clean up. Epoxy can also have an anti-slip coating applied, making the floor grippy, and the workplace safer. Industrial epoxy coatings can also save the floor from being easily damaged or scratched during daily use and wear and tear. Applying epoxy floor coatings on concert both protects the surface and makes it safer for working on. Epoxy floor coatings can be installed quickly over clean, well-prepared, smooth concrete slab floors. There are many customizable options available in epoxy floorings, such as color, and texture.
Epoxy floors can be beautiful as well as durable floor finishes for warehouses, showrooms, and other industrial spaces. Epoxy coatings can add years to the life of commercial floors because they are very durable. They are also an excellent option for safer workspaces as they can make floors slip-proof and chemical proof making them ideal for hospitals, breweries, and a variety of other workplaces. Industrial epoxy coatings do not have to stay on just the floors of buildings. They can also prove to be a durable, weather-proof, and colorful material to install on the outsides of buildings, both commercial and residential.