Chicas Tacos was an unusually challenging project from the installation perspective. In Los Angeles there is a lot of what is known as hydrostatic pressure and in this case, there was a patched floor over an area of repair.
Hydrostatic pressure can easily drive groundwater into the basement through gaps and cracks in the masonry. High water pressure can also cause seepage through solid concrete. “Hydrostatic Pressure” refers to a water pressure and is a major cause of basement water problems.
It is very important that your installer complete a humidity test and manage any moisture issues before vinyl is installed. Vinyl acts as a great barrier to moisture but trapped underneath our flooring it will cause significant issues. There are many different types of treatments that can be done to seal the flooring. Your installation professional can recommend the best solution for your situation.
This is a great example of how you can elevate your restaurant to create a completely designed space that does not rely on standard vinyl flooring off a roll. With our custom printed vinyl flooring the customer was able to create a unique inviting space. By the way most use their smartphones and social media the flooring will be one of the first things your customer may see once inside.