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Floor Paint Avon Lake OH

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The Home Depot
(440)937-2240
35930 Detroit Rd
Avon, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Home Depot
(440) 734-0556
26241 Brookpark Rd
North Olmsted, OH
 
The Home Depot
(440)282-4066
4330 Leavitt Road
Lorain, OH
Hours
Mon-Thur: 7:00am-9:00pm
Fri-Sat: 7:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(216)676-9969
10800 Brookpark Rd
Cleveland, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(440)826-9092
8199 Pearl Rd
Strongsville, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(440)734-0556
26241 Brookpark Road
North Olmsted, OH
Hours
Mon-Thur: 7:00am-9:00pm
Fri-Sat: 7:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(440)324-7222
150 Market Drive
Elyria, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(216)251-3091
11901 Berea Rd
Cleveland, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Berea Hardwoods Co. Inc
(216) 898-8956
18745 Sheldon Road
Middleburg Heights, OH

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The Home Depot
(216)741-6123
3355 Steelyard Drive
Cleveland, OH
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

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Floor Paint | Home Design | American Modern Living

Practical considerations for floor painting

Painting the floor of a garage, basement or other room is a worthwhile home improvement project that protects and beautifies the floor. The coat of paint keeps the floor free of stains and gives it a brand-new look. However, finding the right concrete floor paint is important to creating the proper finish.

Types of Floor Paint

Selecting the right paint for your project takes a bit of time and research. There are many types of concrete floor paint available; in general, though, a water-based paint will produce results that are inferior to a solvent-based paint.

For a garage floor where vehicles will be parked, select only epoxy floor paint, as it will withstand the heat generated by the vehicle's tires. Epoxy paints are also thicker than ordinary oil-based or latex paints, so it will usually only take one coat of epoxy paint for the same coverage that would take two or three coats of the latter types.

Epoxy paint is the perfect garage floor paint, but it makes for good basement floor paint, too. For a more decorative finish in the basement, colored paint chips or sand can be added to the epoxy paint. This can help tie in the wall color or other design elements of the room, lending it a more comfortable, put-together feel.

Preparing the Floor for Painting

The first step in preparing the floor to be painted is to thoroughly clean it. All dirt, dust and debris must be removed, or else the painted surface may be bumpy or the paint may not adhere properly. Scrub the floor with a stiff brush, and then rinse it well with clean water.

After the floor is completely dry, repair small cracks in the concrete with a concrete-repair or mortar-repair compound. If there are large cracks present, use concrete patch to fix them.

The floor may also need to be etched to allow the new paint to permeate and properly adhere to it. To check if the floor needs to be etched, sprinkle a few drops of water on the cleaned floor a...

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