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October 12, 2020

Are you looking for ways to preserve your company's floors for the long haul?

Do you worry that the high volume of foot traffic is eating away at your floor's well-being? If so, then you need to consider investing in floor coatings for your floors.

Doing so can help extend the life of your floors, no matter what material that it's made of. After laying down a coat, you won't have to worry about the durability of your floors for a long time to come.

See below for an in-depth guide on the benefits of epoxy floor coating and how they can turn your floor into a durable surface.

1. Durability

When it comes to the design and materials you install in your commercial property's space, the name of the game is durability. How can you ensure that the floors will stay in condition? What can you do to improve their lifespan?

Laying down epoxy floor coatings can help provide you with the long-standing quality that your customers expect. 

Floor coatings protect your floors from water, dirt, germs, mold, and any other potential setbacks. You won't have to worry about replacing them for many years to come and the floor coating will prevent any major maintenance.

Epoxy floor coating is also resistant to heat and dangerous chemicals, making them ideal for almost any company regardless of your industry. Be sure to reach out to a floor coating service today to learn more.

2. Established Areas of Your Commercial Space

Unfortunately, accidents are a very real threat to your workplace and all of your employees. As they try to perform daily tasks as quickly as possible, they're more likely to lose grasp of their surroundings.

Believe it or not, the floor coatings on your commercial floor can help alleviate that risk in your workspace. By using different floor coatings, you can help establish safety for each area of your company.

For example, you can put a certain floor coating down to help eliminate the risk of a slip and fall on a work floor. You can also mark the different areas to assist with your staff's operations. 

3. Easy to Maintain

One of the most overlooked aspects of running a business is the need to clean and maintain your floors. If not done consistently, some floors become incredibly dangerous for your workers and clients to walk on.

Not to mention that dirty floors are a bad representation of your brand. It will give off the impression that your care-free or unorganized.

Fortunately, floor coatings make it easier to maintain the condition of your floors. You won't find it necessary to clean them as often. 

Even when you do, the maintenance process is so much easier. Rather than paying for an expensive deep cleaning every few weeks, you can sweep away the dust and dirt that gathers on top of the floor coating. 

No expensive cleaning solutions required. You can use any combination of water, soap, or floor cleaner to help your epoxy floor coating keep its shine!

4. Adaptability

Most commercial buildings have several different types of floors in certain areas. For example, you might have tile flooring for your offices, but concrete flooring for your warehouse located at the back of the building.

Knowing that you have multiple types of flooring can make it harder to preserve them all the same way. Epoxy flooring makes it easier to do, as it's fully-functional in any setting.

For your warehouse area, an epoxy floor coating can withstand a tremendous amount of shock, weight, oil, water, chemicals, and heat. It looks just as professional in a front office setting as it does covering your work floors.

Having one unanimous epoxy floor coating covering all your floor types will make it easier to maintain, as you can clean them all the same way.

5. Protection from Water

Water damage is one of the biggest threats to your business. Whether it be from a burst pipe or leaking roof, the results can cost you thousands of dollars in repairs.

Without proper protection from water, flooring materials such as hardwood may warp and start to grow mold from the water trapped inside. 

If you have an epoxy coating over your floors, you won't have to worry. The epoxy is fully waterproof and won't allow the water to soak in. By placing an epoxy coating on the floor now, you could be saving yourself thousands of dollars in an emergency.

6. Professional Aesthetic

You want your clients, business partners, and workers to be impressed with your commercial space as soon as they walk in. It serves as a tremendous asset for your brand.

By investing in a high-quality floor coating, you'll be giving your building/office a professional look that will impress. The floors will look spotless and brand-new, regardless of whether you installed them yesterday or a few years ago.

Be sure to reach out to a professional floor coating service to have the job done right. That way, your office is dressed to impress for the long haul.

Invest in Floor Coatings for Your Commercial Property

Now that you have seen several amazing benefits of investing in floor coatings, it's time for you to find the right person to cover your corporate floors.

Be sure to read this article for more information on the 7 common commercial painting mistakes that you should avoid at all costs. You'd be surprised at how big a factor that paint color plays into it.

For more inquiries, please be sure to reach out via our contact us page and we will be happy to assist you further.

The Author | Melissa Petrusse
Melissa Petrusse, President, Petrusse-Norris Painting - Licensed Painting/Decorating Contractor and Color-Expert. Please feel free to reach out to Melissa with any painting project questions, as she is happy to be of service. Simply fill out the Contact Form found on our Contact Page, as Melissa personally receives each request. View More Post from Melissa Petrusse