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How Can You Preserve and Protect Your Floors This Winter?

 How Can You Preserve and Protect Your Floors This Winter?

Here at Res­Stone, we proud­ly and unashamed­ly live and breathe floor­ing. It is, after all, a cru­cial ele­ment in your indus­tri­al or com­mer­cial struc­ture, pro­vid­ing style, safe­ty, sup­port, and efficiency.

It’s always impor­tant to be mind­ful of your floors, but that lev­el of impor­tance hits an all-time high dur­ing this time of year when the tem­per­a­tures drop and New Eng­land is filled with ice, snow, sand, and salt. The sur­faces under your feet are tak­ing more of a beat­ing than ever before.

So, what can you do about it?

Let’s take a look at some prac­ti­cal ideas for pro­tect­ing your floors this win­ter season.

Preserving and Protecting Floors in Winter

Floor Pro­tec­tion and Maintenance

  • Qual­i­ty Mats - Nev­er under­es­ti­mate the pow­er of a floor mat. Espe­cial­ly when you place them strate­gi­cal­ly through­out your facil­i­ty (near entrances is cru­cial!), you’re help­ing to pro­vide a bar­ri­er of pro­tec­tion between your floor’s sur­face and abra­sive shoes, equip­ment, etc. Invest in scraper mats out­side your doors to catch the bulk of the sand and grit, then include wiper mats on the inside to col­lect moisture.
  • Reg­u­lar Clean­ing — When sand and dirt is left on a floor it just gets ground in over and over again with each pass­ing step or rolling tire. As tedious as it might be, set up a con­sis­tent clean­ing rou­tine to help cut down on this dam­ag­ing pattern.
  • Bur­nish or Pol­ish — This adds anoth­er lev­el of pro­tec­tion by help­ing to remove abra­sives. And, as an added bonus, it looks great too!

Do You Need a Floor­ing Expert?

If you have ques­tions about floor main­te­nance, or about whether or not you have the best floor­ing to meet the needs of your com­mer­cial or indus­tri­al envi­ron­ment, why not give us a call at Res­Stone Floor­ing? We proud­ly meet the needs of a wide vari­ety of clients through­out the North­east and would love the oppor­tu­ni­ty to help you in any way we can.

Kaloutas is New Eng­land’s pre­mier con­trac­tor for com­mer­cial & indus­tri­al paint­ing, floor­ing, and relat­ed ser­vices. Estab­lished in 1987, Kaloutas has become a trust­ed resource for gen­er­al con­trac­tors, facil­i­ties man­agers, and build­ing own­ers from Con­necti­cut to Maine. Our team prides itself on high qual­i­ty work­man­ship, jobs done on time & bud­get, and tack­ling com­plex projects that oth­er con­trac­tors don’t have the expe­ri­ence or resources to han­dle. Con­tact us today for a paint­ing or floor­ing esti­mate, or give us a call at 9785321414 to learn more.

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