Spring Cleaning Tips Garage Flooring IdeasSpring Cleaning Tips Garage Flooring Ideas

Many people fail to realize the number of garage flooring ideas available. In fact, most people mistakenly believe the only possibility for covering the bottom of their garage is plain concrete. This simply is not true. In reality, there are a wide variety of garage flooring ideas available to meet anyone's needs.

Epoxy and Painting Garage Flooring Ideas

Even if you do want to keep your garage floor plain concrete, it is a good idea to cover it with an epoxy coat. Of the garage flooring ideas, this is the simplest to implement. It is important, however, to be sure to purchase epoxy coating that is created specifically for floors and that will adhere to the concrete.

Otherwise, you risk the possibility of the coating peeling. Epoxy coating is inexpensive and helps protect the floor. It also makes it easier to clean the surface in the case of spills and even a clear coat of epoxy can make the garage more cheerful and bright.

Of course, the garage floor can also be painted to help protect the floor and add to the overall mood of the garage. This is one of the more difficult garage flooring ideas, however, because the floor must be thoroughly cleaned beforehand. In addition, painting the floor thoroughly can be quite an undertaking ? particularly in a large garage.

Other Garage Flooring Ideas

In addition to coating or painting the garage floor, there are many additional garage flooring ideas to choose from. For example, floor mats are a popular choice. Floor mats can be easily rolled out onto the floor surface and they protect the floor from grease and oil. In addition, they resist condensation. Floor mats also add an element of safety to the garage because they are non-conductive. Available in a wide variety of patterns and colors, floor mats a practical solution to garage flooring.

Garage flooring ideas do not, however, have to be limited to those that work well with dirt and grime. Not all garages are even used for parking cars. In fact, many people use their garages simply for storage. In this case, you may even want to consider installing carpeting or tiling in the garage in order to make it more comfortable and inviting. Implementing any one of these garage flooring ideas will certainly help you create a garage to be proud of.

by Carlo Morelli
References and Bibliography

Carlo Morelli writes for Onlinetips.org, where you can read tips on how to seal tile grout, cleaning ceramic tile grout and other home/garden projects.

Rated:NR/0 Votes
Add To My Article Reading List
Add To My Article Reading List
Print Article
More Article By Carlo Morelli
More Article by Carlo Morelli
More Articles From Home Improvement
More Articles From Home Improvement
Related Articles and Readings
A Review Of Garage Tiles By: Melissaxio
Your garage floor is frequently the most unbelievably ill-used part of any structure, making the utilization of garage flooring ...
What Should You Know About House Flooring By: Tony C Gevano
Having a nice house is everyone dreams. In fact, everybody wants to have their own house. Unfortunately not everybody is fortune to have a house of their own. So, once you have, you sure what to arrange the house as good as you can. But sometimes you have difficulties in ...
Applying Epoxy Coating to Your Garage Flooring By: Carlo Morelli
Many times we don't think about our garages or pay much attention to their appearance. They are merely a place to park the cars and store the extra boxes of Christmas decorations and such. However, like any other room in your house your garage floor needs to be ...
Home Decorating Tips Fun with Flooring Ideas By: Tania Penwell
The wide range of flooring options available today probably makes your head buzz every time you contemplate getting a new floor. At the same time, it also means you can find the perfect flooring idea for your home or office/place of work. Thus you can take your pick of wood ...
Garage Floor Paint Does Not Have To Peel By: Harvey Chichester
Lifting and pealing paint is too often the end product of a homeowner's efforts to dress up their garage with floor paint. The problem is worse than having no finish at all. Dirty, dusty, and stained concrete is usually accepted as the standard for home garages, but the eyesore of ...
The information provided in this article and/or the comments is the sole responsibility of their respective authors and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of ezinepost.com. ezinepost.com  does not endorse any article and/or comments published by our web users unless otherwise noted. 

Member Panel

login to submit articles and more


  • » Active Categories: 419
  • » Active Articles:252609
  • » Active Authors:31915
  • » Active Members: 38222
  • » Statistics Updated:
    - Thu May 7th, 2020 12:50AM EST