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Old 04-15-2020, 10:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Josh Bernbaum View Post
I caught my concrete guy just getting ready to pour some sealant on the floor just after he cast it and 'helicopter' machined it here years ago. I asked "what's in that bucket?" He said it was some plastic-y type sealant that would make the floor look good. I'm glad I caught him in time and he didn't pour it. I could only imagine that anything hot that dribbled on the floor would make that burn and maybe leave marks. 13 years later, my floor looks fine to me, even without a sealant.
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The purpose of the sealant ( Thompson's) is actually to help the concrete cure slowly. I don't get any residue burning off my floor.
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