All posts by Ron Riva

The Ultimate Guide To Epoxy Coatings

Epoxy coatings are used because of their outstanding chemical resistance, durability, low porosity and strong bond strength. These protective coatings are easy to field applied, brush-on, roll-on, or trowel-on coatings. Epoxies consist of a ‘base’ and a ‘curing’ agent. The two components are mixed in a certain ratio. A chemical reaction occurs between the two […]

What Is The Best Coating For Your Garage Floor

Industrial grade Kevlar reinforced concrete coating now available for DIY projects. Don’t settle for inferior products. Make technology work for you. Two-part solventless epoxies have a number of features that make them well-suited for industrial applications, in general, the most important categories are surface tolerant, they’re highly chemical resistance, the film strength is higher than […]

Corrosion Control And Prevention

  Corrosion control and prevention is highly technical, complicated and expensive. Only the best trained can hope to win the war on corrosion. LifeGuard Active Rust Primer Keeps It Simple: Pressure Wash Prime Paint Unlike Industry Standard, which requires abrasive blasting to remove almost all existing paint and rust, LifeGuard Active Rust Primer goes directly […]

How to Use Epoxy Safely

Epoxy is a durable and strong material that is often used in construction for the repair or protection of concrete or steel structures. While its use is beneficial, working with epoxy comes with some risk. Risks are mitigated when safe working procedures are in place. In this using-epoxy-safely article, we go through the steps for […]

7 Myths about Epoxy

Epoxy is becoming a popular choice for floor coverings in garages and basements. Still, some people are reluctant to take the plunge, citing several outdated and overrated myths. These myths are holding them back from beautiful and durable protective coatings for the floors in their houses. Myth #1 – Epoxy Floors are Too Expensive Epoxy […]