Commercial Floor Rep's Recent Activity

  1. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread Vinyl Seams Stained.

    One reason the seam sealer may appear to be "coming out" is that it may have been applied topically rather than into the seam. I've...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 6:40 AM
  2. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread Vinyl Seams Stained.

    Yep, I've seen that demo at installation school before too. It's true, a chemically welded seam is actually stronger than a heat welded...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 6:35 AM
  3. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread What brand stands behind their warranty best?.

    Most lower end luxury vinyl tile or plank will only carry a limited manufacturing defect warranty. I laugh every time I see one that's...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 12:44 PM
  4. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread What is the best flooring & subfloor choice for a commercial kitchen on pier and beam?.

    Ahhh, but he has caught me making a mistake before too. I respect his opinion especially when it comes to tile. But he is my favorite...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 11:54 AM
  5. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread What is the best flooring & subfloor choice for a commercial kitchen on pier and beam?.

    Mikey, what did I mess up? :)

    Apr 19, 2018 at 11:45 AM
  6. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread Vinyl Seams Stained.

    I've seen this happen before when using one manufacturer's sealer on another's product. Some play well together, some do not. Years...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 11:44 AM
  7. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread What is the best flooring & subfloor choice for a commercial kitchen on pier and beam?.

    Sorry, I forgot to address the question about using "masonry board". I'm assuming you're talking about cement board which is typically...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 5:51 AM
  8. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread What is the best flooring & subfloor choice for a commercial kitchen on pier and beam?.

    Most commercial sheet vinyls are not formulated or warranted for use in commercial kitchens. The grease and animal fats that mist onto...

    Apr 19, 2018 at 5:42 AM
  9. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread Flooring installer looking for quality shop to work for..

    For what it's worth, the three major flooring contractors in Fort Wayne, IN are all screaming for sheet vinyl guys. If you're willing...

    Apr 17, 2018 at 1:08 PM
  10. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread Cleaning vinyl plank.

    Because of the softer fibers and increased surface area, microfiber is your best option. In my opinion, there are better options than...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 5:48 PM
  11. Commercial Floor Rep replied to the thread Damp Concrete Subfloor in Basement - best DPM?.

    Covering moisture with any type of non-porous membrane (flooring, epoxy, etc.) does not result in the vapor moving horizontally through...

    Apr 13, 2018