Is acid etching my floor good enough for floor coatings?

Like so many choices in home improvement, concrete floor coatings have various options with different costs and quality levels. At the beginning of the process, the concrete needs to be cleaned prepared before the actual coating can be applied successfully. Acid etching is the cheap and simple solution, but you should know the pitfalls and …

Can I seal my driveway with polyurea?

Not all concrete coating products can stand up to the outdoors. The coating must withstand rain and snow as well as the temperature swings of the outdoors. When you’re coating a driveway, you also need something that won’t wear out or peel off because of oil spills and car tires. The short answer is yes …

Is polyurea a good option for restaurant flooring?

Kitchen staff need a safe, functional, and hygienic environment, and that includes the floor under their feet. Any type of restaurant flooring needs a solution for slip resistance and cleaning, and polyurea works fantastically on both of these fronts. As a permanent barrier against germs and moisture, polyurea floor coatings are an ideal solution that …

Is polyurea better than epoxy?

Epoxy floor coating manufacturers can tout a bunch of nice-sounding properties about their products. What you should keep in mind, however, is that polyurea provides all of the same benefits — to a greater extent, for a longer period of time. Polyurea Performance and Lifespan Theoretically, epoxy can last a long time while standing up …

DIY Garage Flooring vs. Garage Design Source Floors

It’s easy to turn a blind eye to the abuse your concrete flooring puts up with. Garage floors are meant to take a beating.  You park your car, store heavy equipment, work with caustic and abrasive chemicals, and do all your messiest jobs in that space. It’s the workhorse of the home, and you aren’t …

Acid Etching vs Grinding

Should I Acid Etch or Grind My Garage Floor? You want your concrete floor coating to last long time, and that means your floors must be prepped correctly.  Proper preparation includes opening up the pores of the concrete in order to ensure a bond forms between the floor coating, and the exposed concrete. The number …

White Rabbit Garage Organizers Earns Esteemed 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service White Rabbit Garage Organizers has earned the service industry-coveted 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor awarded annually to approximately 5 percent of all the companies rated on Angie’s List, the nation’s leading provider of consumer reviews on local service companies. “It’s an honor for …

You Don’t Need a Snow Shovel in the Summer!

The coming of summer in Chicagoland starts with a few teaser warm days, then some more cold days that make us retreat back into our homes and sweaters once again. Eventually, though, these cold days give way to more and more warm days, and we migrate outside for some fun in the sun. Summer doesn’t …

Wired Ways of Getting that Clutter OUT of Your Garage!

Before you can have an organized garage, you’ll need to de-clutter it — something that is very challenging to do if you have years of accumulation in your garage. If you’ve been meaning to have a garage sale for years but everything just keeps getting tossed into your garage, you’ll be excited to learn that …