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Commercial Epoxy Flooring

October 26th, 2016
Commercial spaces such as utility rooms, shop rooms, and industrial areas frequently use concrete for flooring.  Concrete is a highly durable and affordable material for flooring, but even it can become damaged over time.  Spills, objects dropped on the floor, regular use over time, and changes in humidity and weather can leave your busin... Read More

Posted In Epoxy, Flooring

Why You Need To Water Proof Your Deck Surface

October 20th, 2016
An outdoor deck can dramatically improve the look of your home. It gives you space outside to relax, eat, entertain guest, grow plants or do whatever you wish.  No wonder North American Deck and Railing Association reports that well-maintained decks can have a 100 percent return on the investment for how much they raise the value of a property... Read More

Posted In Do It Yourself, Outdoor

Epoxy Floor Coating: The Right Choice for Your Home

August 25th, 2016
Home safety is always a concern. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that one out of five falls leads to critical injuries like a head injury or broken bones, with about 2.5 million older people visiting hospital emergency rooms for fall injuries. For many cases, falls are the leading cause of traumatic brain injuries. Maintain You... Read More

Posted In Epoxy, Flooring

Why Your Commercial Property Needs Epoxy Flooring Coating

August 11th, 2016
The National Floor Safety Institute reports that about eight million visits to hospital emergency rooms are caused by falls, with slip and fall accidents accounting for over one million visits. The same report also revealed that floors and flooring materials were a major contributing factor to more than two million fall injuries each year. The Rig... Read More

Posted In Epoxy

Why Should You Choose Waterproof Flooring by Dex-O-Tex

July 28th, 2016
If you have a choice, you should know why you decided on thing over the other. Waterproof flooring is one such choice where owners will be in a dilemma of whether or not to choose it. Here are some of the reasons that may convince you to make the right decision to go with waterproof over other options. Maintaining Wet Areas Laminate flooring may ... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Tenets of Flooring Underlayment as Promised by Dex-O-Tex

July 14th, 2016
Most of the flooring underlayment people use works with the same principles. It functions mainly as the buffer between the subfloor and the new flooring. The flooring underlayment prevents damage to the new flooring when it is exposed to extreme weather conditions. Underlayment additionally helps even out any minor imperfections. It adds a cushion-... Read More

Posted In Flooring

4 Things to Know About Your Flooring Underlayment

June 30th, 2016
If you're looking for great underlayment options for your floors, then you've come to the right place. At Dex-o-Tex, we want to provide you with all of the information that you need to make the best flooring decisions for commercial or residential purposes. We have a selection of products that you can choose from, from A-81 SQ underlayment to G-26 ... Read More

Posted In Flooring

What to Consider When You are Waterproofing Your Floors

June 16th, 2016
There's something wonderful about miles of clean, shiny wood floors that just can't be beat. It's a warm and welcoming sight. At least, that's what you think until you see the signs of deteriorating wood. Weather Effects Worn down wood is caused by the effects of the weather. Over time, wood changes. In humid conditions, it contracts, expanding b... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Qualities of Great Industrial Flooring

June 2nd, 2016
Industrial flooring takes on far more wear and tear than that of its residential counterpart. While home floors deal with the pressure of kids running along the hallway, industrial floors need to be able to handle the regular travel of heavy equipment. Home floors may only need to handle food spills or cleaning equipment so they can be less damage ... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Decorative Flooring - The Best Flooring for Your Home

May 19th, 2016
Everyone dreams of having a beautiful home and of the most important parts of a beautiful home is the floor. Tired and worn out floors and carpeting diminish the beauty of your home and may even become a health hazard. There are a number of flooring options available on the market. Depending upon budget and taste, one can decide which flooring opti... Read More

Posted In Design, Flooring

Concrete Waterproofing Protects Exterior Areas for Homes and Businesses

May 4th, 2016
Different kinds of weather and moisture can be an enemy for exterior surfaces in both residential homes and businesses. That's why getting concrete waterproofing by Dex-O-Tex can help keep these areas clean and resistant to damage from rain, snow and other types of wet conditions. Concrete waterproofing also helps to keep exterior surfaces well-pr... Read More

Posted In Outdoor, Walls and Ceilings

Dex-O-Tex Specializes in Commercial Flooring

April 20th, 2016
If you are renovating a business building and need new commercial flooring products in California, consider Dex-O-Tex, by Crossfield Products Corp. They are specialists in all kinds of flooring and waterproofing systems and can help you get the materials you need to complete your project. Dex-O-Tex has been operating more than 75 years, and has sk... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Understanding Flooring Underlayment Systems

April 6th, 2016
At Dex-O-Tex one of the things we handle is the installation of flooring underlayment systems. When installing flooring in a building, it is sometimes necessary to include this type of system to complete the project. What is flooring underlayment and how is it used? Floors are actually made of several layers, and flooring underlayment is a thin, ha... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Why Choose Epoxy Commercial Flooring?

March 23rd, 2016
If you have a large commercial area and it needs protection because it is a high traffic area, epoxy flooring can be highly beneficial. Let's take a closer look at this material and see why Dex-O-Tex commercial flooring can improve your business. What is Epoxy Flooring? Epoxy is made up of hardeners and resins. When they are mixed together it for... Read More

Posted In Epoxy

Are Urethane Floor Coatings the Wave of the Future?

March 9th, 2016
There are many excellent floor coatings on the market today including epoxy and urethane based products. However, many people and businesses are turning to urethane coatings and for a number of reasons. Let's check out the benefits of these products and why you may wish to try Dex-O-Tex's urethane floor coat products. What is Urethane? When you t... Read More

Posted In Flooring, Urethane

Underlayment and Patching Systems: Your Flooring Problems Solved

February 24th, 2016
All building project start from the foundation and go upwards. Flooring is no different, flooring underlayments act as additives to give your surface applications the quality you need. Whether you're building a drainage slope, working with an uneven base surface or even sound proofing, Dex-O-Tex's flooring underlayment products have a solution. Po... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Dry Concrete is Safe Concrete: Why Your Next Building Project Needs Waterproofing

February 10th, 2016
Concrete is the foundation of almost any building project and is the most vital part of building a structure. Foundation problems are easily the worst kind of damage a structure can suffer, and they almost always occur as a result of water damage. Good concrete waterproofing is a must, whether you're laying a foundation or pouring a driveway. Keep... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Tips for Terrazzo Flooring Upkeep in the Home

January 28th, 2016
While terrazzo is a popular option for commercial floorings in all types of buildings, it is also a wonderful option in the home. The demand for this type of flooring is certainly increasing as homeowners are looking for easy to maintain durable and unique flooring options that are something a bit out of the ordinary. We constantly are asked by ho... Read More

Posted In Flooring

Selecting Industrial Floor Coatings

January 22nd, 2016
At Dex-o-Tex, we offer a wide range of different options in floor coatings for industrial buildings and outside area. We strive to provide our customers with ideas and options to create just the level of protection as well as the overall look they want when they choose our flooring systems. The coating or the surface of the industrial floor will h... Read More

Posted In Flooring

The Advantages of Hiring a Professional to Install Your Industrial Flooring

December 23rd, 2015
Are you in need of a floor installation? Whether you are looking for commercial, industrial or residential flooring, it's important to keep in mind that hiring a professional to do the job will be extremely beneficial for you. By employing a level of research into companies offering instillation gives you the opportunity to choose the best fit for ... Read More

Posted In Flooring