Benefits of Waterproof Coating your Floor
Liquid is your floor’s worst enemy. Your floor will be susceptible to liquid whether you like it or not (and whether you are aware of it or not). Places like the following have been utilizing floor waterproofing for decades. Their maintenance costs would have been a lot higher and the need to get their floors overhauled would have been more frequent if it weren’t for waterproofing/weatherproofing. So if your property has the same or similar application you might be able to take advantage of having a waterproofed flooring as well.
- Hotel spas
- Pool decks
- Food and beverage production
- Food and beverage packaging
- Communal showers
- Locker rooms
- Fast food restaurants
- Commercial and institutional kitchens
- Chemical manufacturing plants
Having said that, running any of these liquid prone facilities requires installation of waterproof flooring. This prevents liquids from sipping through the floor in order to ensure that the floor and the entire building retains its strength over a long period of time. Epoxy flooring and coating has the required strength even in facilities where there is a constant flow and hosing of liquids. It also has the strength to withstand chemical solutions. The greatest benefit of this form of flooring is being chemical, slip and abrasion resistance. Despite all this strength of epoxy flooring, it still comes with an excellent slick finishing.
Accidents are unpredictable and sometimes unpreventable. However, a waterproofing treated flooring can prevent it from degenerating into a disaster. Water trapping under the floor is a great disaster waiting to happen, but a waterproof flooring can prevent liquids form getting under the floors in the first instance. Waterproofing your floor is a one-time investment that will keep on paying for itself again and again for many years.
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