Metallic Effect Decorative Epoxy Flooring System

Durex® Dur-A-Metallic is a durable, pearlescent metallic, seamless resinous flooring system. This architectural flooring system creates a three-dimensional, striking and vivid appearance with a seamless epoxy-based chemistry for a floor with exceptional durability and long-lasting performance. Applied at a thickness of 2-3mm for enhanced visual effect.

  • High build (2-3mm) for enhanced multi-dimensional aesthetics
  • Highly reflective and vivid finish
  • 100% solids, VOC-free resins
  • Wide variety of colour and design combinations
  • Customizable designs available
  • Seamless. Will not support the growth of fungus or bacteria
  • Easy to clean and maintain
  • CFIA approved, USDA accepted

Durex® Dur-A-Metallic is formulated to be applied over concrete substrates to achieve a uniquely architectural, pearlescent metallic floor. To be used as a resinous flooring system for a variety of commercial, institutional, retail and residential applications. Can be integrated with a cove for a seamless, contained flooring system.

• Retail Stores and Commercial Areas
• Institutional Facilities
• Showrooms and feature floor areas
• Healthcare and educational facilities

Physical Properties

Please see Durex® Colour Selection Guide for available colour options.

Mix Ratio

As Supplied. Refer to TDS Sheet

Pot Life @ 23°C

Refer to TDS Sheet

Service Temperature Range

Min. 0°C/Max. 50°C/Quick Term 95°C

Performance Properties
Compressive Strength @ 7 days

ASTM C 579

12,500 psi

Tensile Strength

ASTM C 307

3,200 psi

Flexural Strength

ASTM C 580

6,000 psi

Bond Strength

ACI 503R

350 psi concrete fails

Thermal Coefficient of Expansion

ASTM D 696

0.00635 mm/inch per 0°C (0.000025 in

Abrasion Resistance

ASTM D 4060

CS-17-wheel, 1 kg. load, 1000 rev.

25 mg maximum weight loss

Thermal Shock Resistance

ASTM C 884


Water Absorption

ASTM C 413

Less than 0.1%

Impact Resistance

MIL D-3134F

16 ft/lb concrete fractures (Pass)


MIL D-3134F

0.02 (No discernable indentation)


ASTM D-635


Shore Hardness (D)

ASTM D-2240


Coefficient of Friction

ANSI A137.1 / ANSI A326.3

0.58 wet to 0.90 dry (with Durex® Shark Grip)

System Layer Optional Products Per Layer Notes
Base Coat
Intermediate Coat
+ Dur-A-Metallic Pigment
Polyurethane Top Coat