The den of a home tends to be a multi-use room for all members of the family. It can have couches, a coffee table, end tables, book shelves, desks, and other odds and ends. Even though is serves as an area of socializing and relaxing for the entire family, you can take design to a whole new level and make it a family treasure.
Why Use Epoxy In Your Den
The den is often where family bonding takes place. It’s often the nook where everyone watches television, reads books, or plays with electronic gadgets and toys. Epoxy resin coating can be your best friend in creating an environment your entire family will love.
How to Use Epoxy In Your Den
Get away from boring and drab flooring materials. You have almost limitless options in color and design to brighten the floor of one of the busiest rooms in the house. Younger children will be delighted by the addition of glitter or colorful vinyl flake aggregate added to clear epoxy resin coating. No matter how hard they try and access the colorful materials, they are safely tucked down in the epoxy.
Use a colorful mix of glitter epoxy to coat the surface of your coffee table. The glitter will stay put and the fascination of all who see the finished project will make you feel great.
Decorate a series of family picture frames with the brightest and loudest colored epoxy resin. Place them throughout the space, on walls and tables.
Epoxy Design Options for Your Den
Dens that belong to young families should focus on bright colors that thrill the imaginations of little kids. Create your own wall art using a variety of shapes and epoxy color effects. There are many different colors you can use when it comes to epoxy.
Epoxy application can result in a wide spectrum of finishes. The sheer number of different aggregates and additives can change the texture and look of your coating. Larger aggregates in higher amounts will result in a duller, textured finish. It’s probably the best route to go if you have young children. The floor will provide firmer footing for those that are learning to walk, as well as for adults and older children who are prone to falls.
You can pull the trim around the flooring and add colorful epoxy coating before reattaching. It will give a festive look to the entire room.
You can inlay fun pictures taken of the family to the floor and coat it with a clear epoxy resin. Kids will enjoy checking out the pictures every time they enter the room. It gives the room a personal touch.
Epoxy Maintenance In Your Den
One of the best features of epoxy resin is the ease of cleaning. A rag with warm soapy water will have the epoxy surfaces clean in minutes. Sweeping and mopping are all it takes to keep an epoxy floor in sparkling condition. It’s an incredibly family-friendly product.
Den Epoxy FAQs
Is epoxy dangerous for little hands to touch?
Epoxy is perfectly safe once it has hardened. It will be similar to touching other forms of plastic.
Will the surface of the epoxy begin to peel or crack?
As long as the epoxy coating is mixed right and installed correctly you should not see any signs of peeling or cracking.
Is the pigment used non-toxic?
The pigment is non-toxic and is buried within the hardened epoxy material.