How to Install Everlast® Natural Stone
We recommend using a Diamabrush to prepare concrete, Vinyl Tile (VCT), Quarry / Ceramic Tile, and to remove adhesives
If attempting to remove asbestos, there are health and legal concerns whenever dealing with asbestos, which we are not qualified to advise on, so we recommend that you consult your local envirnomental health authorities.
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In some cases it is necessary to create cut joints to allow for movement in the concrete slab. While Everlast® Floor has more flexibility than other epoxy floors, it should not be used to bridge isolation joints or expansion joints. In most cases due to it's tough flexibility Everlast® Floor can successfully bridge control joints, sometimes though an epoxy crack suppressant membrane (available from Everlast® Epoxy) or a cut joint is needed.
Here are the tools and fillers we recommend to cut and fill joints.
Everlast® Floor will turn yellow when exposed to UV rays. UV rays can penetrate windows and also can be emitted from some lighting sources (some fluorescent lighting, for example). Here are some recommendations to help minimize the UV rays which will be in contact with the floor.