Author: K. Schipper

There’s a Learning Curve with Polyaspartics and Concrete

This floor in a Select Milk Producers Inc. facility features SikaFloor 510 LPL, a clear two-component, solvent-free, high-solids, low-viscosity, poly­aspartic resin system. The polyaspartic is designed to be installed as a clear topcoat over a quartz or flake broadcast system where a low-VOC, quick-cure, UV-resistant finish coat is necessary. It […]

Today’s Concrete Overlays are Durable and Good Looking

A baker knows when there’s a disaster in the kitchen, sometimes a little bit of icing can go a long way toward redemption. Concrete contractors have a similar option with overlays and an unsightly slab: The overlaid section not only looks better but the chemistry behind today’s overlay offerings often creates a much more durable surface than what was already there.