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How long does a lifetime warranty really last for concrete coatings?

When it comes to protecting the investment in your property, choosing the right concrete coating is crucial. However, the warranty that backs this coating often becomes a maze of terms and conditions that can confuse even the savviest of consumers. At Floor Shield, we understand the dilemma homeowners and businesses face when deciphering the promises […]

Are concrete coatings worth it? Exploring types, prices, and alternatives

Concrete coatings have revolutionized the world of flooring, offering a plethora of benefits that can transform dull and vulnerable concrete surfaces into durable, aesthetically pleasing, and safe spaces. Whether you’re considering coating your garage floor, patio, or commercial space, the decision to invest in concrete coatings is a significant one. At Floor Shield, we’ve been […]

How long do polyaspartic concrete coatings last?

When it comes to floor coatings, durability is paramount. Whether it’s for your garage, workshop, or commercial space, you want a solution that not only looks great but also withstands the test of time. From traditional latex paint to more advanced epoxy options, the market offers various choices, each with its own set of pros and […]

Polished concrete vs. Concrete coating options: which offers better durability?

When it comes to flooring options for commercial, retail, and residential spaces, concrete has always been a popular choice due to its durability and cost-effectiveness. However, there are many ways you can upgrade/modify your concrete, some of the most common options being polished concrete and concrete coatings. At Floor Shield, we coat thousands of floors […]

Epoxy vs polyaspartic concrete coatings: curing time and durability

Concrete coatings play a crucial role in protecting and enhancing the durability of floors. Two popular options in this realm are polyaspartic and epoxy coatings. We at Floor Shield utilize a 100% polyaspartic coating for most of our jobs, but we also sell a whole line of epoxies. When considering both options for your concrete, […]

Are there any natural or eco-friendly alternatives to traditional concrete floor coatings?

Concrete floor coatings have long been a staple in both residential and commercial settings, giving your floor a durable and polished finish. However, the environmental impact of traditional coatings raises concerns about sustainability, and as a whole, the industry is moving toward a greener future. This may stir up questions like, “Are there any common, environmentally friendly […]

Why you shouldn’t choose a concrete floor coating with a lower percentage of solids

When it comes to selecting concrete floor coatings, the choice between single-component (1k) and two-part (2k) products, along with the consideration of solids content, plays a crucial role in determining the performance and longevity of the coating. Here at Floor Shield, we use a 2k, 100% polyaspartic system that is comprised of over 90% solids. […]

Epoxy vs polyurea floor coatings explained (pros, cons, applications, and more)

Floor coatings play a crucial role in protecting and enhancing the durability of concrete surfaces, especially in high-traffic areas or industrial settings. Among the various options available, epoxy and polyurea floor coatings stand out, each with its own: This may lead you to wonder, “How are epoxies and polyurea concrete coatings different?” and “Which one is better?” In […]

Floor shield coatings vs. Traditional floor paint: which is more durable?

When it comes to enhancing and protecting your concrete surfaces, the choice between our product, Floor Shield, and traditional concrete paint is a decision that should take into consideration: These factors may have you wondering, “Does concrete paint provide a similar level of protection as Floor Shield?” and “Which is the better option for a garage place with […]

The advantages of floor shield coatings over floor tiles: a comparative analysis

When it comes to flooring options, the choices seem almost limitless, from traditional tiles to innovative floor coatings like our Floor Shield product. Each option has its own set of characteristics, advantages, and drawbacks. This may lead you to ask, “What are the key differences between concrete coatings like Floor Shield and floor tiles?” You may […]