Tag Archives: DIY Garage Floor

Staying Grounded – Exposing Garage Remodeling Myths

It’s easy to dream about owning a beautiful garage.  Maybe you have always wanted an awesome man-cave where you can display your favorite sports collections.  Or possibly you love gardening and crave a Pinterest-worthy gardening bench.  Regardless of your passion, we guarantee there’s space available in your garage to make your dreams come alive. The […]

Deck Your Garage with Seasonal Storage

Fall is in the air, kids are back in school and your life is beyond busy again.  The last thing you have time for is dealing with the crisis looming in your garage.  Yet there it is…  Summer gear is still hanging out, waiting to be told the party is over.  Seasonal decorations are buried […]

Inlays

Inlays   Inlays are a very special part our work.  Since we are concrete nerds we get really excited about fancy little projects and details.  An Inlay actually goes under the flooring and can be seen up thru it.  Since the Polyaspartic finishes that we put on floors are water clear it has the effect […]

Epoxy vs Polyaspartics

Epoxy vs Polyaspartics I get asked all the time “why are Polyaspartics better than Epoxy for Garage floors.”  The simple answer is that they are 3 times Harder than Epoxy, have 3 times the Chemical Resistance and the garage can be done in one day.  But, let’s talk more about what this means and how […]

Cabinets, The Windy City, Harry Caray and a New Franchisee

Cabinets, The Windy City, Harry Caray and a New Franchisee We have a new franchisee at Global Garage and it is an exciting time for both us and him.  He is leaving a Senior VP level job with a large company.  After 20 years of the grind he is ready to get out from behind a […]

National Concrete Canoe Competition

Every year the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) sponsors the National Concrete Canoe Competition.  To a bunch of concrete nerds like us this sounds like fun. The races were started by engineering students in the 1960’s.  They did it to learn practical information about working with concrete and how to use it in an […]

Concrete Hardness

Concrete Hardness We are ultimately in the business of coating concrete.  Before we coat the concrete we have to grind the surface of it down to expose the inner sponge like structure so that our products can penetrate it and hold on tightly for a bond that will never let up.  It seems weird to […]

Vancouver BC

Vancouver BC I had an excellent trip yesterday to the great country of Canada.  We met with Dwight Genge who is the Global Garage Flooring and Design© distributor for British Columbia. We met him at a fantastic restaurant along with his son.  After lunch we went out to a job site where he was doing a […]