The garage is a safe place for your car during winter. Your vehicle is protected from ice and snow, preventing your radiator from freezing. However, after a few weeks or months, you’ll notice the floor is already stained. Ice melting from your tires likely has road salts, which is a common problem in many garage […]
Various stains and spills are a common sight in a heavily-used garage. Small oil puddles or drops can be wiped off, yet they leave stains that can discolor the concrete floor. While removing them isn’t as difficult as you might think, it does take a little effort.
Incidents of slips, trips and falls put employees’ safety at risk and cost businesses billions of dollars every year in various expenses, from workers’ compensation claims to regulatory fines. Fortunately, these can be prevented by taking certain measures to keep workplaces and heavy foot traffic areas clean from any clutter, debris and other hazards.
Polished concrete floors have become increasingly common in many residential garages. Apart from their sleek, minimalist look, they are also incredibly durable. While they offer plenty of benefits, other homeowners turn to alternatives when it comes to flooring solutions. Polyaspartic coatings are one of them. Guardian Garage Floors, your local garage flooring solutions provider, discusses […]
If you work in an office environment, it’s likely that you’ve noticed that the building’s floors have a certain shine to them. This is because the office has what is known as reflective flooring. While your office’s reflective flooring may seem like the usual choice, surprisingly enough, there’s actually some strategy involved when choosing reflective […]
In commercial buildings, there are numerous areas that sees large amounts of foot traffic. The lobby, bathrooms and even the garage floors are no exception. Eventually, it’s possible for the floor to be worn out and lose its luster. Thankfully, there are a few ways you can maintain or at least minimize the effects of […]
Some homeowners have grand plans of revamping their garage floors. However, they also tend to become discouraged from doing so when they see that the floor has sustained pitting or spalling, which are the results of improper mixing of the concrete or the freeze-thaw cycles during the cold winter season. Some homeowners don’t realize that […]
When it comes to pool decking, you have a wide array of options in terms of materials, such as tile, brick and pavers. However, out of all available materials, the most popular one that homeowners tend to use is concrete. Unfortunately, just because it’s popular, it doesn’t mean that you should jump into installing it […]
You have a lot of options when it comes to patio flooring, including flagstone, concrete, brick and tile. The material you choose will be determined by your budget, personal preference, the location of your patio, the material’s availability and the size of your outdoor space.
Concrete is a durable and reliable building material, but it has a few vulnerabilities. It is subject to cracking as it cures, and it can be damaged by vehicle traffic, freezing water and corrosive chemicals. Concrete floors also don’t look that appealing without any sealants or coatings. Fortunately, there are products that can correct these […]