Applying Epoxy Floor Paint – The Top 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid!

Posted by Regal Paints on September 26, 2017

Want to get it right when applying epoxy floor paint? If you are looking at carrying out a DIY garage floor epoxy installation, you may wish to consider this ESSENTIAL CHECKLIST in order to avoid the most frequently occurring errors made by people when applying a floor paint in a garage setting. These 5 mistakes represent around 95% of all issues frequently associated with either the failure of epoxy floor projects or unsuccessful garage floor appearance.

People frequently apply their own garage floor coatings, often with considerable success. When embarking on a garage floor paint project, home owners imagine the end result and anticipate the improvement in appearance it will make to their home. After all the expectation, you owe it to yourself to avoid the disappointment when a project falls short of the imagined results. We have years experience in the floor paint industry and are happy to provide our advice on what to watch out for when applying epoxy floor paint.

So here is our list of common epoxy installation mistakes... Read this article

Applying Epoxy Floor Paint – The Top 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid!

Concrete Paint – What to look out for

Posted by Regal Paints on September 19, 2017

Concrete paint is incredibly versatile! Few products are able to improve and transform the appearance of your garage floor as cost effectively as a suitable garage floor paint. While many homes have tired, ugly garage floors, choosing a floor paint that compliments your home and is of a high quality can transform a very ordinary space into part of your home to be really proud of! Read this article

Concrete Paint – What to look out for

Epoxy Resin Floor Paint – Cold Weather Tips

Posted by Regal Paints on September 12, 2017

We are frequently asked about the best conditions to apply Epoxy Resin Floor Paint and whether cold weather has any effect on the success of using floor paint. When the temperatures start dropping across the country, it's a good time to share some tips about applying epoxy floor paint in colder weather. Winter isn’t too late for your epoxy flooring project. Read this article

Epoxy Resin Floor Paint – Cold Weather Tips

Epoxy Garage Floor Paint – Hot Tyre Pickup

Posted by Regal Paints on September 6, 2017

Are you considering using epoxy garage floor paint? Perhaps the main concern expressed by people considering using Epoxy Garage Floor Paint on a project is a phenomenon called, in the trade, "Hot Tyre Pickup" otherwise known as "Hot Tyre Lift". Many people who choose a light duty garage floor paint can have that brief moment of satisfaction on a completed job quickly ruined by a surface that then peels away following contact with a hot tyre! This article looks at the causes of Hot Tyre Pickup, the issues people often experience with inferior epoxy coatings, the importance of proper cleaning and preparation, and the value of using a suitable primer. Read this article

Epoxy Garage Floor Paint – Hot Tyre Pickup