All About the Garage Floor Paint
You can repair, recover and improve the look of your garage or works space’s floor by using garage floor epoxy. An advanced form of polymer, epoxy or polyepoxide, is used for numerous things like paint, adhesives and coatings. Epoxy has even been known to be used in wind energy applications, art projects, aerospace and electrical units. It is not surprise why garage floor epoxy is the preferred method to coat, protect and cover your garage flooring since it is known to be so durable.
Using garage floor epoxy is one of the best ways to protect your garage flooring, both at home and commercial uses. Grease, oil, dirt, grime and even UV damage are all things that the epoxy can protect your floor from. You can be sure your floor is durable and sealed since the epoxy dries very quickly. Since the material is heat resistant, the epoxy is mainly used in the industrial and automotive industries.
Since there are some many brands of garage floor epoxy, the prices also come in a wide variety. Since the epoxy is normally sold in a set or kit, you can do it yourself without having to hire or enlist a professional. A kit or set can be found for your home or businesses garage for between $50 and $150 normally. You will obviously need to buy a bigger kit the larger your garage space is. With these larger kits and sets you can expect to pay a bit more, but they are still cheap compared to other options for covering and coating your floor.
You can find these kits both online and in stores pretty quickly and efficiently. Lowes, Home Depot, Cabela’s, Sam’s Club, and Costco are all some local stores where you can pick up your garage floor coatings. There are way too many online retailers who sell the epoxy to list, but you should have no problem finding them online. Try starting your search on Yahoo or Google shopping pages to compare prices, features and products.
You can watch some online tutorials and videos online on instructions if it is your first time applying a floor epoxy. If you do not apply your epoxy thoroughly you could create some uncovered spotting or visual damages. A shop brush or broom can be used to apply the epoxy, or you can buy specific brushes sold for applying these types of applications. It really depends on the color and type of epoxy you are applying to your floor coatings.
Sherwin Williams, Quikrete, ArmorProxy, Behr and RustOleum are all quality brands to consider for your garage floor epoxy. Reading the online reviews of the products before you buy is almost the smartest way to shop for garage floor coverings. It could save you from buying a poor product. You may have to reapply your epoxy if you buy a poor quality product, which could end up costing you way more money that you intentionally planned to pay for epoxy.