Epoxy Floors - Are they for you?
Epoxy floors are beautiful and unique. Each one is different and a true expression of the home or business owner. We have been privileged to install many of these floors in residential and commercial settings. Each floor is tailored to meet the wishes of the client.
There are many benefits to having an epoxy floor. We will discuss the benefits and potential drawbacks of this system.
Easy to clean
Does not stain like tile grout or carpeting
Extremely durable for high or low traffic areas
Virtually unlimited designs and color combinations
Non-porous, which makes it resistant to the growth of mold, mildew and fungus
Chemical and acid resistant
Slip resistant - meets or exceeds ADA Standards
Strong enough to withstand vehicular traffic
Up to 7 times stronger and more durable than concrete
Potential Drawbacks include:
Once it is applied, it does not remove easily like tile or carpet
It can be chipped or scratched if abused
It can amber if exposed to direct sunlight for a long period of time.
They can fail without proper surface preparation.
Epoxy flooring is ideal for: