Fixing Your Garage Floor

The garage floor is typically a cement slab that we really don’t pay attention to. In most homes, we use it to park our garage, store junk and do some odd jobs the wife doesn’t want in her home. Typically, most people won’t care much about their garage floors, but when they become damaged, it is important to get them fixed.

garage epoxy floor

Making your garage a showroom

You may want to go and make your garage a showroom. You can do this by creating a garage epoxy floor. When we have epoxy on our floors it will give it a professional look.

What is epoxy?

Epoxy is a two-part chemical, consisting of resin and hardener. The reaction will yield a very tough substance which can withstand concussions and heavy weights.

The process in applying the epoxy:

When you are looking at fixing your garage floor, it will be important to hire someone who has experience with such work.  An experienced person will be able to give you an idea of the time it will take for the application of epoxy.  However, people who have never done this before can do some research and read guides on applying garage flooring.

When it comes to the preparation, make sure you clean your floor first so that there is no residue on it before laying the epoxy.  If you don’t clean your floor before laying the epoxy, they will not stick properly and may end up in cracks which are hard to repair later.

Another thing to do is to make sure the floor is level.  Cement floors can crack and will need to be leveled before you apply the epoxy.

The tools that are recommended in applying an epoxy:

Since most people don’t have much experience with making garage floors, it’s advisable to hire a professional who knows exactly what he or she