High moisture readings in concrete, suggesting moisture vapor pressure, treated and fixed by applying Poly Crete urethane cement by Dur-a-flex.

Epoxy-Commercial Kitchen Floor Middletown, CT

Epoxy-Commercial Kitchen Floor Middletown, CT

This floor is in a basement of a restaurant where there was high moisture readings in the concrete, suggesting moisture vapor pressure exceeding the limits of standard epoxies.

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Commercial Kitchen-Epoxy Floor Before

DiamondKote specified a Poly Crete urethane cement by Dur-a-flex, which can handle up to 20 lbs/1000sf mvr (moisture vapor pressure rate), instead of epoxy which can only handle 3lbs.mvr.

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Commercial Kitchen Floor- After

This floor goes on with a full sand broadcast and is over 90 mil in thickness! Topped with Armortop, Dur-a-flex’s heavy duty urethane, this floor will pass any health inspections and building requirements. It’s non-skid texture makes it a comfortable and safe place to work. The floor can be easily cleaned with a mop and is bacterial,, mold, mildew, and stain resistant.