Flooring and Carpeting/concrete floor issue


Our laundry room is on a concrete slab.  It remains fairly dry except when we have extreme differences in temp from inside to outside and then we get condensation.  Right now we have stick on tiles just to cover it and of course they come unstuck when they get wet underneath.  We're wanting to put down a better tile but don't want to spend the extra money if its just going to have the same problem.  Also the tile is slippery when it gets damp.  Is there some sort of barrier we can put down over the concrete before installing the tile or is there a better remedy?

You can put down an epoxy coating which will seal the floor.  By adding skid resistance to the second coat of epoxy you can make it none slip. This will be a good class II laboratory type coating, but of course condensation may still occur.  Go to www.concrete-floor-coatiings.com for a free cost analysis.

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Harvey Chichester


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Harvey Chichester is a well published principal of Durall Industrial Flooring, a company with more than 40 years experience in developing special flow-coatings for industrial and residential floors. Automotive and shopping centers, breweries, food processing plants, manufacturing plants, airplane hangars, car washes, kennels, warehouses, printing plants, residential basements, pool decks, and condominiums are among some of the facilities in which he has installed floors. http:\\www.concrete-floor-coatings.com

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