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Ways To Make Your Garage Floor Better The Easy Way

By Edited Jun 28, 2014 0 1

Floor mats, floor tiles, or even epoxy can be used to greatly enhance the look of a garage floor. Implementing either of these could be a great project for the do-it-yourself homeowner or the professional, and the value of your property could increase as well!

Perhaps the floor mat is the easiest solution. You may chose to cover a parking area, the area used to house a workbench, or you may decide to cover the entire garage floor in the interest of creating a real showplace. There are mats available for everyone's tastes. They come in a multitude of sizes and textures so it is easy to find just the right mat for any garage.

Another way to improve a garage floor is by installing tiles. Like mats, tiles come in a wide variety of styles. Some are stick on, while others simply interlock. Still others are more in line with the type of tiles found inside the home and can require a bit more effort to install.

Yet another solution is epoxy garage floor paint. Many potential do-it-yourself home owners avoid this route believing this to be a difficult and time consuming option. The truth however is that the epoxy solution requires no more knowledge than what is required to pain a wall. It might even be easier. However, just as with painting walls in a home, the real effort is in the preparation.

Every garage floor project will begin with moving everything out and will eventually end with moving everything back in again. This is the least enjoyable and likely most time consuming part of any garage flooring project. This is one area where it may be wise to hire professional help or do your best to bargain with a neighbor for some of their time.

Choosing epoxy flooring, implementing a tile solution, or going the easy way by installing a mat makes no difference. Each of these garage floors will greatly enhance the look of any garage with a bare concrete floor, and either can be accomplished by the average Joe or Jane.

So if you want to improve a garage by giving it a showroom shine or perhaps making it a more practical place to store cherished items, consider either of the options mentioned here. You may find that while making your garage look better you have increased the value of your home in the process!

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Jul 16, 2010 6:04pm
HealthFitnessTips
Great options for making your garage a place that welcomes more than car tires! Tiling can really spice up a garage's interior.
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