Floor finishes

9.3.8Asphalt finishes

Asphalt finishes shall be suitable for the location and intended use.

Asphalt should be:

  • in accordance with BS 6925 (limestone aggregate)
  • Grade I or II and 15-20mm thick (which applies to the floor finishes and underlay)
  • applied as one coat when used as underlay for other finishes
  • in accordance with the floor manufacturer’s recommendations when used with a suspended floor system.