Which Concrete Garage Floor Paint Is Best?

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Painting a concrete garage floor is the key to its aesthetic appeal, longevity, and durability. Whether you are planning to paint the floor for the first time or thinking about a touch-up, you are faced with a big paint variety. Paint is the most cost-effective concrete floor coating. The majority of projects don’t require professional assistance. The key to a quick and painless concrete floor painting is choosing the right materials. Let’s take a look.

Epoxy Paint

This is a good choice of paint for concrete garage floors. It’s durable, water-resistant, and comes in many colours. You can choose between two types: Solvent Based and Solvent Free. Epoxy paint has excellent bonding properties. It resists oil, acids, and other chemicals. The paint lasts long and manages to look new for years.

Polyurethane-Based Paint

This an industrial paint is suitable for concrete garage floors, which endure light to medium traffic. It’s usually used in warehouses, shopping centres, auto repair shops. It comes with an appealing glossy finish and a bright colour palette. Polyurethane-based paint is a cheaper alternative to epoxy’s. Polyurethane coating is often used on concrete floors to complement other paint types.

Which One Is The Best?

TA Paint Ltd. experts believe that epoxy paint is the best option for the majority of concrete garage floors. It’s highly durable, water-resistant, and moderately priced. The paint comes in a variety of colours. There are two types of epoxy paint for concrete garage floors:
  • Two-pack epoxy paint – highly durable option, suitable for heavy traffic areas (warehouses, MOT stations, vehicle workshops, etc.).
  • Solvent Free Epoxy suitable again for heavy traffic areas, doesn’t cover as far as Two Pack Epoxy however it is more durable.

Find Out More

At TA Paints, we have an excellent variety of single and two-pack epoxy paints for your needs. If you need further advice on choosing the best paint for concrete or any other floor type, please download our free e-book The Ultimate Floor Paint Guide.