How does it take for Synteko Classic Floor Finish to finish outgassing? Not just the odor.

Asked by Gail
Chicago, IL

I am very chemically sensitive and know about VOC"S etc. New apartment with new landlord insist on refinishing floors using a contractor who uses Syteko Classic. I need to have some idea of how long it will be before it is safe for me to move in or do I need to find another place to live?


Bill Bradbury

Answered by Bill Bradbury

Smithfield, UT

Envirocon Home Restoration

December 31, 2012

If your landlord does not respect you enough to take chemical sensitivities into account, then you should move. Outgassing is like radiation, it is never completely gone, only less than detectable.


For more information:

Read "I cannot live in my house due to offgassing from paints and primer applied over a year ago." a Q&A answered by Joel Hirshberg.

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