BLAST FREEZER – INDIANA – FLOWFRESH FLOWFILL MATRIX – CASE STUDY

“This is the fourth blast freezer floor we have installed for our customer, so we know it withstands the test of time. We will be installing two more blast freezer floors at this facility in 2019.” -Amy Manghelli, President of Surface Solutions, Inc. Our customer’s blast freezers are just what they sound like – industrial…

OFFICE REMODEL – INDIANAPOLIS, IN – SS354 DECORATIVE FLAKE – CASE STUDY

It may seem like it’s never a good time to resurface the floor of a busy corporate office, even for a leading provider of high performance industrial flooring. For Surface Solutions, all it takes is a little planning to improve the floor of our corporate headquarters without interfering with day-to-day operations. We start the week-long office remodel…

What is the Gardner Scale for Color Testing?

When it comes to flooring products do you ever wonder, how clear is clear? Industrial flooring specialists rely on tests like the Gardner Color Scale to determine the level of clarity in a topcoat and other products used to finish a high-performance floor. With a standardized color measurement to grade the amount of transparency in…

FIELD BREWING – WESTFIELD, IN – UCRETE UD200 & RG – CASE STUDY

As Westfield, Indiana and neighboring communities eagerly await the opening of Field Brewing, Surface Solutions is hard at work on the new downtown building with construction partner Custom Living. Our industrial flooring specialists recently complete one of the initial parts of the flooring project: an 1,800-square-foot application of Ucrete UD200 plus a 250-linear-feet of 2-inch-and-45-degree…

CABLE MANUFACTURER – INDIANAPOLIS, IN – SS181 EPOXY – CASE STUDY

Surface Solutions hand-tapes line striping, applying it with a roller rather than a machine, and the results look amazing. When an Indianapolis high-performance cable manufacturer wants to correct 2,600 square feet of concrete aisle way flooring, they turn to a fellow Indy-based company, Surface Solutions Inc., for assistance. They are dissatisfied with the floor’s appearance…

Spotlight on Surface Preparation

The long life of your new floor depends on it. If you are wondering why your reasonably new concrete flooring system is not lasting as long as you expect, one of the causes may point to inadequate surface preparation before installation. Improperly prepared surfaces affect adhesion and accounts for up to 80% of all application…

PICKLE PLANT BREAKROOM – CINCINNATI, OH – UCRETE® & SS449 – CASE STUDY

“Thrilled with the results and very impressed with the speed and efficiency of the crew.” The breakroom floor at a repeat customer’s facility in Cincinnati, Ohio suffers water damage after moisture seepage ruins the vinyl composite tile (VCT) and grout. Surface Solutions removes 1,000 square feet of the old tile and mastic, then grinds the…

Benefits of Heavy Duty Iron Filled Urethane Floor Systems

Surface Solutions installs top-rated iron aggregate urethane concrete flooring systems that improve your workplace. For an industrial facility with floors that must tolerate a great deal of weight, impact and traffic, the need for constant resurfacing can be costly. Continually moving machinery like forklifts increase the wear on concrete, resulting in erosion, crumbling surfaces, holes…

TEASDALE FOODS – LOUISVILLE, KY – FLOWCRETE | NOVALAC – CASE STUDY

Teasdale Foods produces superior-quality tortillas, beans, hominy and sauces. They count on Surface Solutions to recommend and install high performance industrial flooring at their facility in Louisville, Kentucky. After a 15,000-square-foot area of delaminated concrete is removed and cracks get patched in the aggregate, Surface Solutions’ expert installation team trowels on Flowcrete Flowfresh urethane concrete slurry…