A nice coat of epoxy can bring life back into your grungy looking garage floor. Let’s face it, water, oil, dirt, and even critters can do a number of the floor of your garage. After a few years of abuse, it turns into a complete eyesore. If you want a floor that makes you smile instead of cringe when you let up the garage door, try an epoxy coat.
Epoxy is a resin used to coat and laminate certain materials. When epoxy dries, it forms a hard shield that waterproofs and strengthens materials like wood and other lightweight structures.
The application of epoxy is relatively easy. When done professionally, it can be long lasting and add value to your home.
If you are interested in giving your garage floor that nice, shiny, showroom look, our home improvement contractors in Delaware Count, Pa can help.
The great thing about epoxy flooring is that it looks great whether you are doing it for your home or business. Not only does it provide lasting beauty, but it also prevents dirt buildup and moisture. Clean up is easy and it’s environmentally friendly.
In most cases, businesses and homeowners are going to contract someone out to do the work. If you have no experience in this type of work, it’s probably not a good idea to DIY such a task.
You want your new floor to have a professional and seamless look. The Main Line home remodeling experts of LHI can create the look you desire.
How do professionals do an epoxy floor finish?
- Tape walls for protection
- Give the floor a good hosing down
- Thoroughly clean the floors removing all debris
- Spread epoxy with the roller brush in small sections
- Sprinkle on color flakes
- Evenly apply clear coat with floor roller
After the floor has dried for about 72 hours, you are free to park your car.
Epoxy can be colored to create different patterns, styles, or looks. You can start by googling options or discuss a color plan for your floor with your home improvement professional.
Even with daily wear and tear from your car, epoxy flooring is long-lasting and resistant to wear. If you are interested in a great way to add value to your home or garage, call LHI epoxy professionals for superior results.