Amine blushing under metallic


Every winter season sees the same issues arising when it comes to amine blushing. However many installers are not aware of what amine blushing is, what causes it and how to overcome it.

The pictures below are a few examples of a metallic floor that has been installed over a basecoat with amine blushing:


This is a very obvious example, yet there are plenty of more subtle cases where installers can't see the symptoms so easily and don't know what to do about the defects they are seeing.

The video below discusses the problem in more detail:



So, what problems have you witnessed as a result of amine blushing? Let me know your thoughts in the comments below.