Category Archives: Industrial Coatings

Installing Coated Floors the Right Way and the First Time

[caption id="attachment_2853" align="alignleft" width="169"] Repair of the floor in the accompanying photo required proper floor preparation before the installation of a new floor coating applied to specifications.[/caption] The quote "You never get a second chance to make a good first impression" is often attributed to Oscar Wilde, the 19 century playwright. The problem is .…
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Do Concrete Floors and Sheep Have Anything in Common?

[caption id="attachment_2785" align="alignleft" width="300"] A respirable floor coating allows a concrete floor to move moisture through the concrete to the surface without affecting the coating.[/caption] Do sheep and concrete floors have anything in common? Well, probably not on face value. But think about sheep for a moment. They are covered in wool. Wool is a…
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Staging Materials for a Job

Staging Materials for a Job Sometimes we forget about the amount of work that goes on just to get ready for a job we have contracted to do. The job could be an industrial flooring installation, concrete floor repair, or it could be a specialized industrial cleaning job. But regardless of the job, it starts…
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Shotblasting to Correct the Surface Dusting of Concrete

Most people probably have an inate belief that concrete, being the hard, stone-like material that they see, is free from all problems. Concrete is an excellent building material, but it's not perfect.┬áThe good news is that problems with concrete are avoidable, or at least can usually be fixed. [caption id="attachment_2680" align="alignleft" width="150"] Laitance or the…
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