Surface Preparation - Concrete

Pretreatment for Concrete

Shot Blasting or Acid Etching


Adequate protective equipment and clothing such as rubber gloves and protective eyewear are required.


Concrete should be shot blasted or acid etched. For acid etching concrete floors use muriatic acid, mixed at a ratio of 1 part acid to 5 parts water, by volume. Rinse the floor thoroughly with clean water after etching and dry completely. Force dry the floor, the concrete must be completely dry before it is coated with primer.


Concrete Floor Coating Guide

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