How-To

How to Repair and Epoxy Coat Your Floor

From prepping your floors to applying decorative fleck, we cover all the steps it takes to get a great-looking floor. Our pre-measured epoxy patch makes filling cracks, holes, and chips an easy task.

How to Patch Concrete Floors

Have you ever had a problem repairing damp, oil-saturated floors? Extreme Patch is a pigmented, heavy-duty, high-compression strength epoxy floor patch that cures on damp concrete.

How to Repair Your Parking Lot

Learn how to perform parking lot, walkway, and driveway maintenance and repair in just a few easy steps. Fill in those pesky potholes, fix the small cracks, top coat the worn-out asphalt, and repaint your parking lines faster than ever.

Benefits of 144: Water-Based Urethane Coating

Tri-Chem's 144 is a water-based polyurethane, two-component system that can be applied to vertical and horizontal surfaces, including: vct, ceramic tile, wood, concrete, epoxy topcoat, and more.

How to Create Custom Workstations with Modular Matting

Modular Matting can be custom fit to create any workstation configuration and complete ergonomic flooring systems. They are available with and without drainage holes and with black or yellow safety bevels for easy cart traffic—perfect for any kitchen or industrial environment.

How to Prevent Falls with Ladder Rung Covers

Learn how Ladder Rung Covers provide foot traction from top to bottom preventing costly slips and falls. These anti-slip covers are suitable both indoors and out and in all types of weather conditions.

How to Prevent Falls with Anti-Slip Walkway Covers

Learn how anti-slip Walkway Covers convert flat surfaces into safe working areas where most slips and falls occur. These pre-fabricated, USDA-accepted covers are designed to keep employee safety a priority in the workplace.

How to Prevent Falls with Anti-Slip Step Covers

Learn how Step Covers provide anti-slip properties on stairs where most slips and falls occur. They provide traction in the most wet, icy, dirty, and oily environments. Step Covers are an alternative to paint and tape.

How to Prep Concrete Floors Before Applying Coatings

Learn the different techniques to prep concrete floors prior to applying a patch, coating, or sealer. Proper preparation will ensure longevity and durability.

Benefits of Industrial Cleaners and Degreasers

Extreme Clean is a powerful industrial cleaning and degreasing product that rapidly penetrates carbon, grease, oil, grime, and dirt. It also contains Tri-Chem’s exclusive rust inhibitor and can be diluted 80 to 1 for everyday cleaning.

How to Drill and Tap with Cutting Tools

Our Tri-Ultra Cut cutting tools make drilling through stainless steel easy. They have a substantially longer cutting life and cut harder materials than cobalt tools.

How to Fix Pipe Leaks

Got leaky or thinning pipes? Whether you need to stop leaky pipes, reinforce pipe joints, or build up thinning, rusted, or deteriorating pipe walls, Stop It is the ideal pipe repair kit. Stop It is extremely easy to apply and restores product and profit flow in minutes! It works on any metal or plastic pipe and can be used as a permanent or temporary fix.

How to Reduce Injuries with Safety Matting

Our Anti-Fatigue and Safety Matting promotes employee wellness and reduces the strains and pains that come with prolonged standing.

How to Repair and Coat Your Roof

No one likes a leaky roof. Learn how to easily maintain any kind of roof and reduce heating and cooling costs.

How to Use a Concrete Prep Tool

Learn how to achieve the correct surface profile before installing carpet, tile, epoxy, or any type of mortar overlay system. These systems all require a clean sound base to bond to. Concrete Prep Tools will smooth out old, worn concrete.

How to Repair Metal Surfaces with Carbide Epoxy Putty

Carbide Epoxy Putty is used to repair metal surfaces and is ideal for substrates that require protection from abrasives. This product is great for use on coal chutes, storage hoppers, deflector screens, wear plates, centrifuges, extrusion fins, and mixing bowls, among other surfaces.

How to Properly Mix 144 Urethane Coating

Learn how to mix 144—an easy-to-use, pre-measured, two-component system. This how-to video takes you through the mixing steps of 144, working times, and proper nap roller applications.