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Making Slippery Stairs And Ramps Safe With Non-Slip Flooring

Posted by admin on December 11, 2015

Potentially hazardous areas such as steps and ramps require extra precautions to create safe footing. It’s crucial to make sure you choose a coating with the appropriate level of slip resistance. Even ramps that are built to comply with safety guidelines are dangerous if they are slippery, so choosing the right anti slip product is essential when minimizing the risk of accidents.

Steep inclines, high traffic and contact with liquids make steps and ramps a serious safety concern. So when considering a safe flooring, it is extremely important to find a solutions that creates as much traction as possible. Where possible focus on the underlying conditions that can cause slippery conditions, such as algae or other debris collection on a ramp surface. For exterior stairs and ramps, be sure that you select outdoor-rated materials.

Sure-Foot’s non-slip products for increased safety on steps and ramps

Sure-Foot’s grit-coated stair covers and walkway covers work to provide an extra level of protection, without damaging your surfaces or being too obtrusive. Made with a proprietary blend of mineral abrasive epoxy grit that completely and safely covers surfaces, they are very lightweight, easy to apply and perfect for just about any structurally sound surface.

For a permanent, attractive solutions learn more about Sure-Foot’s BOLD STEP® products. Ideal for use on interior or exterior steps and landings, these coating system resists chips, dirt, scratches, stains and oil unlike open cell porous products. Customize your anti-slip solutions to give a distinct look and feel that match the overall design of your building. Our wide range of non-slip stair treads function as a permanent solution to enhance the safety and attractiveness of any commercial property. Give us a call at (440) 234-4446 or request an estimate today and speak with a representative about ordering our non-slip stair treads for your stairs and ramps.