Some of the same considerations for Los Angeles concrete parking and drives are true of garage floors. Because of the weight of an automobile, as well as the twisting and turning of tires, garage floor takes a beating. When you consider the oil and other automotive products that can leak on garage floor, it becomes apparent that whatever the floor is made of or coated with, it has to be tough.
Any material used on a garage floor has to be protected, whether it is a stain, epoxy finish or a form of a concrete overlay. Clear epoxy floor finishes are a favorite for many garage floor applications. The epoxy flooring systems that use the paint chips to form a pattern must have a heavy top coat of epoxy finish if it is going to last. Stained garage flooring require the same type of durable finish.
These clear concrete coatings San Diego are designed to be scuff and scratch resistant, but unless they are also resistive to hot tires and chemicals, they will not protect anything. If you’ve seen garage flooring where the automobile tire tracks are visible, the finish was probably not hot tire resistant. Over a short period of time, the finish will stick to the tires and track off, regardless of how carefully the finish was applied.
A decorative concrete contractor Los Angeles who applies finishes regularly will be aware of what products work best in your specific situation. Some forms of surface preparation are very important to the dependability of the concrete floor coatings, and some of those are special to each situation.
Although garage floos doesn’t require concrete floor coating, they are much more attractive and easy to care for when they have a quality finish. Even when a color and texture aren’t that important to an owner, a good finish on garage flooring provides a much cleaner and attractive appearance.
Of course, if you are going to the trouble of providing a finish to the floor, you might as well make it a good-looking one that will endure and last, even under the stresses of hot tires and chemical product leakage.
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