Everything you need to know about industrial flooring, floor screeds and floor repair

Industrial Floor Screeding

Cementitious industrial floor screeds does apply from less than 3mm thick, these are utilized to upgrade existing flooring to provide a brand new enhanced turn to your industrial flooring, commercial flooring or domestic flooring surface.

Flooring screeds are utilized to even out problem flooring when flooring flatness issues really are a problem for forklift trucks on commercial flooring in warehouses & VNA Racking systems.

Some companies use costly grinding techniques to work through flatness issues that is a very time intensive method & leaves the warehouse floor with grinding channels. However you'll be able to make use of the overlay screed system to beat this issue departing the ground with a brand new look and also the screed laid towards the needed specifications, but with no problems produced by utilizing grinding techniques. Free of dust floor preparation is really a key area of the success from the our industrial flooring screeds.

Industrial flooring company's use various materials to resolve all kinds of commercial flooring levelling problems and as much as 1,000 sq. metres coverage of flooring could be accomplished in a single day.

Many of these screeds could be trafficked within 12 to 24 hrs giving minimum down time and interruption for your procedures.

Surface Preparation

Concrete surfaces should be seem, dry and fully healed (not susceptible to shrinkage). Any laitance or surface remedies should be removed by mechanical means for example free of dust gemstone grinding. The top tensile strength from the substrate ought to be no less than 15 N/mm2. If the impervious coating, screed or flooring will be used the concrete/screed substrate ought to be below 75% RH alternavely Strongcoat DPM ought to be applied. The temperature from the floor should be maintained above 5oC through the application and drying out from the Cemflow Base or topping. These cemflow topping items could be provided pigmented for an array of aesthetic pleasing finishes.


For application over cement screeds, concrete along with other porous substrates, seal the prepared surface by using two jackets of Acrylic Primer diluted with 3 areas of potable water to 1 part primer and permit to dry. It's imperative that any expansion joints covered ought to be saw cut or shown and sealed.

Industrial Flooring Joint Repairs

Arris joint repairs are needed after flooring construction joint failure on commercial flooring. Construction joint failure is normal in many concrete flooring and may cause serious & costly harm to forklift trucks in addition to being a safety and health problem.

The alternative from the floor joint is completed rapidly and effectively by saw cutting and breaking the broken area and filling having a specialist repair mortar. The joint will be reduce finished a 5mm cut after which sealed having a specialist sealant and left smooth without any transition within the repair.

Our industrial flooring joint repair product is attempted and examined over a long time and it has demonstrated to be really effective and lengthy lasting.

Industrial Flooring Joint Re-sealing

Re-sealing of construction joints in concrete industrial flooring can also be our special areas of practice - which could be accomplished on flooring joints as high as 20mm.

Flooring joint seal alternative, to existing saw cut and construction floor joints, are solved by re-cutting, cleaning up and alternative having a appropriate joint sealant which still enables for movement within the floor. This process does apply to joints as much as 20mm wide and when done early on you'll save the price of a potentially more costly Arris joint repair.

Concrete floor grinding

When grinding concrete flooring, the concrete skin is taken away and also the more powerful concrete uncovered. Simultaneously, the top is walk out, which reduces the requirement for self-levelling compound and reduces the amount of flooring, with major cost savings consequently.

Grinding thick floor covers

Thick floor covers describes epoxy, self-levelling compound, linoleum and plastic matting. In a single sweep, 5 mm of epoxy or self-levelling compound can be taken off. When grinding away matting, the adhesive can also be ground away, and also the floor is able to be covered with a brand new carpet, covering, tiles, or ready for sprucing up.

Grinding thin floor covers

Thin floor covers describes adhesive, fresh paint or lighter grinding to enhance the adhesion of the new covering on the top of the old one. Lighter grinding is a perfect method to remove any problems whenever a self-levelling floor compound can be used.

PSR Industrial Flooring, specialists in Industrial Flooring, Floor Repair and Floor Screeds

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