Did you know that Spartacote Quartz concrete coatings make excellent floor finishes for exterior residential patios?

SPARTACOTE Quartz concrete coatings offer residential homeowners several benefits. These specialized coating systems give residential floor owners:

-Fast return to service
-Very low odor installation
-Customizable colors and textures
-Exceptional durability and abrasion resistance
-Low maintenance
-3 year decorative surface warranty

THE BAD TILE PROBLEM IN EXTERIOR RESIDENTIAL PATIOS
Recently, a residential homeowner had problems with her back patio. The ceramic tile that had been in place for years began cracking and peeling off of the surface. This causes numerous issues, including leaking water, poor aesthetics, and unsafe, nearly unwalkable surfaces. The homeowner researched many different flooring options, including tear-out and reinstalling the tile. After speaking with Maverick Contracting out of Morgantown, WV, she decided to try SPARTACOTE Quartz coatings for her exterior patio.

The Maverick concrete crew began removing the tile and the initial surface prep steps. They removed the mastic, the glue, and other debris. They noted numerous cracks and holes around the pillars which were likely the culprit for the water leaks.

THE BAD TILE SOLUTION IN EXTERIOR RESIDENTIAL PATIOS
They fixed the cracks, holes, and grooves by v-grooving them and patched the spalls and pop-outs with SPARTACOTE Fast Fix, a fast setting, two part concrete patch and repair material. After setting the concrete patching material, they ground the concrete substrate to an ICRI CSP 2. The concrete was then ready to accept the SPARTACOTE quartz coating system.

The Maverick Concrete crew then began the SPARTACOTE coatings process. They applied a base coat of SPARTACOTE Flex SB light grey. This concrete coating acts as the base primer coat and the underlying color of the coating system. Next, they broadcast the first coat […]