Frequently Asked Questions
We complied a list of our most frequently asked questions. Please click on any questions below to reveal the answer.
Why choose West Coast Nature Stone?
We have over 15 years of floor and deck re-surfacing experience and are one of the largest epoxy stone installers in the BC lower mainland. We have re-surfaced decks and floors for many of the largest residential builders and our work is also show cased at several lottery display homes.
Are you competitively priced?
Yes, we are very affordable and competitively priced compared to other quality harden floor options ( porcelain tile, granite, formed concrete etc )
What are the benefits of West Coast Nature Stone epoxy stone floors?
There are many benefits, such as:
- Completely covers up fading vinyl decks and cracked concrete
- Slip,stain,and puddle resistant
- No mildew or mold build-up because our product is designed not to hold in moisture like vinyl, tile, wood and carpeting.
- Easy to clean with hose or pressure washer
At what time during my building project should West Coast Nature Stone be installed?
We are typically one of the later trades involved with your project. We prefer to install once your siding is up and prior to any surrounding flooring is laid. Typically we can complete most installations within a day and you can start enjoying your West Coast Nature Stone flooring within 24 hours of installation.
What is the life expectancy of your floors?
Our Products are very durable. If the simple maintenance steps are followed then your floor will last for many years. If it is an extremely high traffic area or constant UV exposure we recommend within a couple of years, a light coat of West Coast Nature Stone resin be applied, which will restore the area to its original luster. We can either sell and ship you an easy to apply resin kit or we would be happy to provide this on site maintenance service at a very reasonable price.
Is your product great for commercial/retail use?
Absolutely, give your business a competitive edge by provide a unique nature based look and feel that will attract and improve your customer’s experience. Great for high traffic areas because of its strength and durable qualities your surface maintains it original look far longer than any other material.
Is your product great for indoor use?
Absoutely, our product has many indoor applications especially in high traffic areas or damp or high moisture areas ( basements, garages, indoor spas and gyms ).
I am asthmatic; can West Coast Nature Stone help me?
Dust mites can not live within our carpet of stone. Also the special mix of natural stone pebbles and our customized bonding formula creates a smooth porous surface allowing water and moisture to evaporate reducing the risk of mould and mildew.
Are West Coast Nature Stone decks and floors comfortable to walk on with bare feet?
Our stone pebbles come from the flowing river beds of the glaciers in the Pacific Northwest so they are naturally smoothed and beautifully polished over millions of years creating an extremely comfortable feel with every footstep.