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Applying epoxy paint on soft uneven concrete

Hardly a week seems to go by, and someone will ask me: I have this dusty and rough concrete surface , can I fix it if apply over with an…

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Using Airless sprays to apply floor coatings: The for and against

Airless paint spraying machines have a widespread use in all types of coatings applications. However when it comes to applying epoxy floor coatings there seem to be significant disagreements on…

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Working with White Epoxy Floor Coatings

White epoxy floor coatings are increasing in popularity. Retail stores, hotels and designer outlets are specifying seamless white floors for many new projects. Flooring companies are eager to take on such…

Epoxy floor bubbles

How to avoid air bubbles and pinholes in epoxy floors: 7 tips

Anyone who has spent some time applying epoxies has come across this all toο familiar picture. Little pinholes in the floor. These pinholes are caused by air bubbles formed in…

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A story of how an epoxy flooring project fell apart

This story goes back 7-8 years. It was in the leadup to the Christmas holidays and I got an inquiry to install a decorative epoxy floor for an office space….

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Orange –peel texture in epoxy floors: Deconstructing the mystery

Take a look at the picture of the floor surface above. Notice the texture:  Instead of getting a smooth finish you get a kind of a wavy texture that looks…

Resinous Flooring: Three common beginner mistakes

We all started somewhere. And in this article I want to talk to you about beginner mistakes. Mistakes that I personally have been involved in, mistakes that I am seeing…

Food Production Epoxy

Five great industries to target for epoxy customers

Contractors and suppliers of resinous flooring products are always looking for new industries for epoxy flooring. Obviously the most popular choices are the large carpark projects, malls , retail outlets…

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Epoxy Disasters: Working with clear -coats

In this article I want to share with you one of my big fears when it comes to resinous floors: Transparent top-coats. Over the years I have had some traumatizing…

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Five reasons why you should always be priming your epoxy floors

One of the most common questions I get with epoxy floors is if it is necessary to prime the floor before applying the epoxy floor coat. Many contractors would like…