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How Much Does it Cost to Get Epoxy Flooring in Birmingham?

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Epoxy flooring in Birmingham is generally used in garages. Epoxy has a lot of benefits and is proven to be one of the toughest and most durable coatings that can be applied to a garage flooring. It can turn an ugly cement into a sophisticated and beautiful floor. Garage floor epoxy in Birmingham has become a top choice among many homeowners today. Not only is it durable, but it is also incredibly strong once turned into a solid polymer. It can be easily installed, saving a lot of time and energy during installation. Epoxy comes in many colors that can give the garage an aesthetic appeal. Epoxy flooring in Birmingham is also resistant to fire, changes in temperature, impacts, and slippage. It can also improve the lighting in the garage if you choose a high gloss epoxy solution. If a thicker coating of epoxy is applied, it can also hide irregularities and minor imperfections of the floor. Lastly, epoxy is a topical coating, meaning, it is moisture-resistant. It is a good option for people living in cold and snowy regions. This feature also makes it a low-maintenance flooring solution. Dirt and dust can be cleaned just by using a mop or soft broom.

Fair price breakdown

Before pushing for a new Birmingham epoxy flooring project, you must know the three categories of epoxy flooring solutions to be able to estimate the cost of your project. There is 100% solid epoxy coating that is the most expensive and typically used in commercial offices. Then there is solvent-based epoxy coating and water-based epoxy coating. Water-based epoxy can cost around $30 up to $50 per gallon. Solvent-based and solid epoxy are estimated to be around $40 to $150 per gallon.

Estimated final cost for epoxy flooring

Item Quantity Fair Price
Epoxy Concrete Sealant Cost 215 Square Feet $51.74
Epoxy Concrete Sealant Labor 2 Hours $98.63
Epoxy Concrete Sealant Job Materials and Supplies 200 Square Feet $16.75
Totals - Cost to Apply Epoxy Concrete Sealer - 215 Square Feet $167.12
Average Cost Per Square Foot $0.84

Find the Best Costs on Epoxy Flooring - Birmingham, 35203

Hiring a professional to install your epoxy flooring in Birmingham can cost around $3 to $15 per square foot or $156 to $177 for an average one-car garage that is 250 square feet in size and around $1,200 to $6,000 for an average two-car garage. Although some may opt to do the application of epoxy on their own floors to cut costs, it is still recommended to hire a professional to do the job. Professionals have years of experience when it comes to installing epoxy flooring in Birmingham. One look around your garage and they may get an exact estimate of how much epoxy will be needed. This will help reduce the risk of overbuying materials for the project. A contractor can also work quickly, saving you a lot of time and effort. You will also be assured that the money paid will not go to waste because their jobs are guaranteed, and the result will be satisfying.

Jefferson County Epoxy Flooring FAQ

Epoxy flooring that has undergone proper preparation and installation is guaranteed to last between 8 to 12 years. If you want to prolong its life, it is important that you clean and maintain it regularly. With proper care and maintenance, you can extend its life up to 15 years or more.

Epoxy flooring installation can last up to 3 or 4 days depending on the size of the garage area. The job usually includes the preparation and application of epoxy. Preparation usually takes time, especially if there is an existing coating on the cement that has to be removed. Visible damages like cracks have to be repaired as well. Installation or pouring of epoxy commonly includes two coatings and then the application of optional decorative chips.

Light foot traffic is usually allowed after 24 hours. However, most contractors recommend at least 48 hours to ensure that the epoxy is already dried.

Last Updated: Aug 2, 2017

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