You are thinking of redoing your warehouse floor with paints or other materials to section off certain areas for your items or for safety reasons. Using floor marking tape is one of the best ways to effectively organize your facility without sacrificing too much money, time, and effort in installation. There are several advantages to using this type of tape, and these are just a few of them:
It is a much more cost-effective choice over paint.When you use paint in an area where there are lots of heavy traffic, especially from heavy equipment, you are running the risk of having paint not lasting very long. If you want to buy paint specifically for industrial use on the floor, then you will likely be paying a hefty price. Tape is not nearly as expensive and you will be able to buy more quantities of it for when you need it unexpectedly.
It is very easy to apply and to remove when necessary.You do not need to hire a professional to install it. All you have to do is follow the manufacturer’s labeling to get the most out of a roll. When you need to remove it for whatever reason, you are able to do so without much of a problem. It will literally take minutes to install, and you will not need to waste hours or even days waiting for it to dry like you would have to do with paint. You do not have to prime the floor or shield your employees from paint fumes.
Many versions last up to seven years.Some are guaranteed to never peel or lose adhesiveness in a certain amount of time. Seven years is a long time not to have to replace tape. Quite often this will outlast paint and other ways of marking the floor. You can be assured that if you buy an item that is guaranteed, and then you likely do not have to worry about it not functioning correctly.
You will be establishing order and safety zones in your warehouse or facility. Marking off certain sections will allow your employees to better understand where certain materials need to be placed. They will understand where the safety zones are when walking through the facility, and people operating heavy equipment will know where they are safe to use the equipment. Your facility will be more organized and less chaotic with visible and proper markings on the floor.
They are highly customizable and come in different shapes and widths.You can customize the look of the markings if you prefer. There are endless varieties of tape that could be used for a variety of purposes. Most are highly visible and will not fade over time. All you need to do is plan out where you want the tape and what you will want it to look like. You will easily be able to find what you are looking for by searching online or visiting a store that sells these items.
They have a higher shelf life than most paints.You can order several rolls of different tapes and you will find that you can keep them a lot longer than you can keep paint. It is a huge waste of space and money when you store extra paint that ends up expiring very quickly. Properly stored tape can last for a very long time, and you will have it when you need it the most if you order extra. You never know when you will need some extra tape to mark off a new area or piece of equipment.