Results from DIY project using the breathable
This gives an economical, yet
durable and attractive floor. Easy to clean and a good balanced
degree of slip resistance.
Other DIY systems are available...
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Here is what Chip Brown, from Brown
Dog Lodge in Memphis accomplished as he transformed
a building formerly used as a mechanic shop into a very
classy boarding facility.
Before with the suites framed in, doors on
and tile on walls:
After, looking across a play area:
As with most concrete floors, there is a good
deal of prep work. In fact prep work should make up about
80-90% of the work of doing a finished floor:
A close up of the after floor: click on picture
below for a bigger picture.
Picture above is of brown blend vinyl chips
broadcast over sandstone Supercoat, then top coated with
waterborne urethane and a high load of non slip aggregate..resulting
in a chemically resistant, non slip, yet easy to clean floor
Suites in progress
Suites ready to go
Flooring Project Specifications
2100 square feet of flooring. Used two coats
of Supercoat breathable epoxy in Sandstone. A custom blend
of various sized chips were then broadcast over second coat.
Finally, the system was finished with a non slip, easy to
clean top coat of waterborne urethane loaded with a very
fine aggregate matched to the qualities of the top coat.
From Brown Dog Lodge in Memphis Tn, Chip Brown
writes in Feb '08:
I just wanted to follow-up with you and say thanks
for all your help on my new flooring. The Supercoat
kit was very easy to apply once the existing concrete
was properly prepared.
The finish is exactly what I had in mind for color,
consistancy and non-slippery when wet. It is also
We have dogs playing on it all day and clean it
with a pressure washer; no problems for the coating.
Anyway, I am very pleased with the product and
can't thank you enough for your guidance and patience
answering my many questions.
I will recommend you whenever possible. In the
meantime, feel free to refer your customers to me
if they have any questions about the flooring or
Attached are a few pictures of the finished product.
You can also see the flooring on our webcams at
Take care. Best Regards.
Chip Brown, Brown Dog Lodge