Valspar Premium Clear Epoxy KitThis product from Valspar is another epoxy-based floor covering, but instead of being a solid color, it’s a clear coating. This clear floor covering can be used to cover and protect your existing concrete floor, giving it a nice shine, or to cover your garage floor once you’ve already painted it. You can also use it to cover up an already applied opaque epoxy, giving you an additional layer of floor protection. Like many epoxy floor coverings, you’ll have to work fast once you apply the hardening agent to this epoxy covering, as it will harden within a few hours after doing so.
KILZ Garage Floor PaintKILZ provides some of the best surface covering products available. Like many KILZ paints, this garage floor paint won’t scuff, fade, crack or blister easily. Designed with concrete floors in mind, this formula is able to adhere to garage floors without the need of special primers or cleaners. Also, KILZ Garage Floor Paint likely requires multiple coats in order to reach peak protection performance. This may in turn drive up the cost of using it over a large space. However, this formula is still one of the most cost effective on the market, putting it easily at the top of many DIY-er’svals lists.
ColoredEpoxies Epoxy Resin CoatingThe ColoredEpoxies Epoxy Resin Coating is a pricey product but is considered professional grade and can, therefore, be used in professional mechanics shops or your home garage, among many other applications. This two-part resin epoxy will cover about 125 sq. ft to 170 sq. ft per one gallon can, so the coverage isn’t very great, but each coat will go on thick and leave behind a very durable surface material. The end product will also be extremely glossy. We’d highly suggest this epoxy to anyone looking to overhaul their garage floor – just be sure to properly prep the surface beforehand and follow the manufacturer’s instructions.
SUPERCOAT Epoxy Garage Floor CoatingThe Supercoat epoxy garage floor paint is a breathable two part paint that is easy to apply and requires no acid etching or mechanical preparation. Unlike many of the alternatives, this paint is breathable to allow any moisture vapors to pass through, which reduces any blistering or peeling. It is also available in four colors, which include an ivory, slate grey, firebrick red and sandstone coating color. 1 gallon of this garage floor paint is able to cover approximately 300 square feet but it is a fairly expensive paint. Breathability is a premium feature and you the Supercoat epoxy paint for garage floors is ideal.
Epoxy-Coat Full Garage Floor Paint KitThe Epoxy-Coat Full Garage Floor Paint Kit centers around its unique formula, which provides a different level of protection for garage floors and other similar surfaces. The main ingredient in this formula is 100% solids cycloaliphatic epoxy, meaning that it provides enhanced levels of durability when compared to other cycloaliphatic-free formulas. You also get more coverage for less with the Epoxy-Coat Full Garage Floor Paint Kit. In fact, this kit provides a 2.5 times thicker coating in one single layer than other epoxy paints. Even better, this single layer is 5 times thicker than standard garage paint layers, allowing your floor an exceptional extra layer of defense.
Rust Bullet Duragrade Concrete PaintRust Bullet’s unique formula provides it several worthwhile advantages over other garage floor covering options. First and foremost, it doesn’t require any type of special primer or topcoat. To this same end, acid etching is not required in order for this concrete paint to reach maximum adhesion. Known as one of the “premier” names in garage floor paint, Rust Bullet Duragrade Concrete Paint has become an industry standard when it comes to protecting garage floors. Its formula is able to create a slip-resistant surface that will last as well as provide aesthetic harmony with the rest of your garage.
Quikrete Garage Floor Epoxy KitThe Quikrete Garage Floor Epoxy Kit can be hard to apply because it is self-levelling, making it a bit runny in comparison to other epoxy floor covering products. That also means it doesn’t go as far as many other products and you’ll want to buy a lot of covering if you opt for it. That makes this large format size a good option. This epoxy based floor covering is also extremely glossy, so if you want your garage floor to have that shiny look whilst also being durable, this product is definitely worth considering. The manufacturer suggests applying this product to a damp, clean floor.
Slip Doctors Dura GripWhile this weather-resistant surface performs well in the adhesion category, it also performs well in the lifestyle compatibility category. Unlike some garage floor paints and coverings that are rough on bare feet, Slip Doctor’s Dura Grip surface is gentle on exposed skin. This family-friendly quality extends to your pets as well. Their paws are safe when running over this garage floor covering. Unlike most epoxy paints, which come in drab greys and whites only, Slip Doctor’s Dura Grip comes in 10 semi-glossy colors, including safety yellow, safety red, and sand. As a result, there is certainly a shade of Slip Doctor’s Dura Grip to fit your specific project needs.
Epoxy-Seal Concrete And Garage Floor PaintThis concrete and garage floor paint from Seal Krete is a 1-part acrylic paint with epoxies blended in. The manufacturer suggests applying this product with a roller and says a one-gallon can should cover approximately 300 to 500 sq. ft. It’s also available in sand, gray and slate gray colors and sold as a white or deep white base primer product. You’ll want to apply at least 3 coats when using this product. It should prove to be durable once on, however, as long as the surface was prepped properly beforehand. This is another simple 1-part floor paint to use that will leave behind a good-looking finish.
UGL Drylok Epoxy Semi-Gloss Floor PaintThe UGL Drylok Epoxy Semi-Gloss Floor Paint is an epoxy-based product that will roll on a bit thicker than a regular paint and leave behind a solid, rubbery surface. It’s easy to apply, extremely fast drying and applies thick. The manufacturer suggests applying more than one coat, mixing one part water and one part paint for the first coat. You’ll want to use a roller to apply this paint. You’ll want to apply two coats of this product at the very least, with the first coat typically going on very thin. It’s easy to apply compared to some of the other epoxy floor coverings.