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ICAN/ATEX: How do I maintain a UV coated floor?

October 31, 2012

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Recently, some of the floors in this building were striped and recoated with an ultraviolet light curing system.

What is the best way to maintain them daily and, more specifically, what is the process for striping and refinishing?

Wednesday’s Answer:

Go to the finish manufacturer's website and do the needed research. These surfaces are tough and designed to withstand wear and tear.

However, they are also hard to strip and you will need specific products and procedures  … - Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor.

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