Pro Tips

Pro Tips

Our hardwood products are designed by professionals, for professionals. And it’s that expertise that sets us apart. Read on for in-depth instructions, tips and techniques to help you get superior results on every PoloPlaz project.

  • Gym Maintenance
    Temperature should be kept between 55°F-75°F. Humidity level should be kept between 35%-50% to ensure minimal wood movement. ......
  • Dry vs. Cure
    Drying occurs when solvents evaporate from the surface of the film, leaving it tack free. There are four important elements of proper drying:...
  • Panelization and Sidebonding
    Panelization is the gluing of each individual strip of wood into large panels, which are randomly spaced across the gymnasium floor. As the...
  • Screen and Recoat
    Clean the floor with undiluted PoloPlaz Tie Tack. Normal tacking with this solution on a towel is sufficient. However, any concentrated areas of...
  • Tie Tack
    Use the following Tie Tack cleaning systems for periodic deep cleaning, tacking between coats, and to reduce spreading contaminants during screen and recoats....
  • Temporary Game Line Tape
    Temporary game line tape is NEVER RECOMMENDED on sports floors coated with polyurethane, as there is a high risk of delaminating the finish...
  • Portable Floor
    The increased use of multipurpose facilities has created some unique problems for the hardwood flooring professional. Portable flooring systems are frequently dismantled and...
  • Resands
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  • VOC & Sustainability
    Be sure that temperatures of the air, floor and finish are all between 70°F-80°F. As the finish is applied, it will quickly reach...
  • Screen and Recoat
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  • Never use power scrubbers or automatic floor cleaners.
    Never use power scrubbers or automatic floor cleaning machines that disperse water on the floor (especially water under pressure). The use of scrubber machines...