Always looking for new ideas and tired of the usual furniture proposals? Making a resin floor can change the cards on the table and give your creativity and your way of living indoors. The results will be really special and able to adapt to different styles!

The resin floor finish for floors born as industrial and manufacturing and that says a lot about its resistance to wear and impact, as opposed to what you might think. Until a few years ago it was unthinkable the idea of a single color floor and no leaks but above all non-precious materials for the interior. Then the different styles landed in the interior design have played their part and resin floors are entered from the main entrance! The solution is original because still not very common in residential but it is a job that sees advantages and disadvantages. We start with the disadvantages, so leave more room for fun: making a resin floor mode DIY is not very good unless you actually have golden hands and do not be very precise. The resin flooring is sold as a self-leveling but that does not mean that the paid and does it all! Do you need expert hands even if a normal floor layer will be perfectly able to do so without resorting to super expert staff and very expensive is clear that it must still be a good floor layer! The work is not very cheap but the price becomes lower per square meter if the surfaces are increasing: in proportion to a small bathroom will cost more than a full apartment.

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The benefits are much more. The resin floor you can lay on any surface below: a few well-executed pass and the ugly floor will be just a memory. There are almost infinite colors, surfaces that are obtained are smooth and flush and easy to clean. Wanting – although more expensive – you can opt for floors more colors with decorations, drawings, overlays or incorporate small objects or metal powders or colored under layer of clear finish. The result can then be personalized and adapted to your tastes and to any type of furniture have at home. The required thickness can be reduced to a few millimeters and thus can prevent the demolition of the old floor and it will be enough to polish up a little doors on the bottom: if it is not clearly historical doors!

Let’s all running ! Once you have chosen what you want – with finishes and colors – to go to the installation. A professional work that would be below the floor sanded or ground to facilitate the adhesion and that this pose a network secured with a special adhesive spread with a roller. dried up any adhesive layer prepares and applies an epoxy primer two component followed by layers of colored resin two-component self-leveling. Finally, a fresh coat of polyurethane resin give a glossy finish to your work. Alone, however, this is really hard. On a floor is not particularly bad in this phase you can avoid the honing process but we need to clean the floor very well and remove all traces of dust. Observe the drying times, the rules of writing and above all, be very careful when you mix the doses and clean the tools to do a good job! So let’s start with the resin floor DIY !.