Cleaning a Garage Floor
Step 1: Watch an Overview Video
Step 2: Gather Your Materials and Tools
Materials and Tools:
orange hand cleaner
garage floor coating
18-inch, industrial grade paint roller
1/8– to 3/8-inch nap synthetic or lambs wool roller cover
small chip brushes
Step 3: Clean and Scrub the Floor
Soak up old oil with household items such as cat litter, sawdust or cornmeal; then vacuum with shop vac.
Scrub light stains with dish liquid, cola, or orange hand cleaner. Scrub tough stains with degreaser from hardware store.
Wash with baking soda to neutralize chemicals, then rinse with power washer.
Step 4: Seal the Floor
When floor is clean, seal it with garage floor coating.
Cut in edges with brush, then roll on coating.
Add decorative flakes.
Let cure for 24 to 48 hours before walking on; wait seven days before driving on.