Chapter 3: The Epoxy Materials

Professional v DYI Epoxy Materials¬† Many paints are available for garage floors, but they will not hold up to the wear and tear of hot tires and chemicals that are bound to test the durability of your coating. The coatings found in DIY kits are actually quite inferior to the products we use. Professionals use …


Chapter 2: Epoxy Garage Flooring: The Prep Work

Difference #1: The Prep Work Whether the concrete is new or decades old, the longevity of any coating system begins with the preparation of the concrete surface prior to the application of the actual chemicals. Acid etching is a common technique included in DIY kits, but it lacks; The ability to properly prepare tightly troweled …


So, you want an Epoxy Garage Floor…Now What?

You have wanted to get your garage floor coated for months now, but you are unsure whether you should spend the money to hire a professional contractor or get a DIY epoxy garage coating kit. This guide is designed to give you, the homeowner, a comparison between the two so you know precisely what to …


Professional epoxy floor coating or Paint? Which should I Choose for my Garage Floor in Kansas City?

As a home or business owner in the Kansas City area, you may have considered several different products for giving your garage floor a makeover.¬† In fact, you may be confused about all of the various terms used to describe these products – epoxy coatings, epoxy paint, concrete paint, etc.¬† Are these products basically the …


4 Major Benefits of Concrete Floor Polishing for Kansas City Businesses

At Integrated Floor Systems, we know there are countless advantages in polishing concrete floors, however there are four advantages that may be of particular interest to companies located in the Kansas City metro area. These advantages give business owners the opportunity to save money, and also concern environmental impact. Polished concrete floors are beautiful, glossy, …


Auto Shop and Commercial Kitchen Flooring Solutions

If you have an auto repair shop, industrial warehouse, commercial kitchen, or other business in the Kansas City area and are considering epoxy flooring, it’s vital you choose professionals for the installation process who understand how epoxy floors may “fail,” or in other words peel or flake if not installed properly, and how to prevent …