FAQ: Are interlocking tiles waterproof?

Interlocking tiles are not waterproof per se. The tiles lock together tightly, preventing moisture from the subfloor from seeping through the seams. As they do not require adhesive, which emulsifies from contact with water, interlocking floors can be installed over subfloors with vapor emissions with no vapor protection.

Image shows a collection of five Groundlock ESD interlocking tile flooring installations
Interlocking tile flooring installations
Image shows a collection of five Groundlock ESD interlocking tile flooring installations
Interlocking tile flooring installations
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What is ESD Flooring?

ESD floors dissipate static safely, protecting electronics from accidental damage due to electrostatic discharge (ESD) events.

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What is meant by ESD?

ESD stands for electrostatic discharge. Minute ESD events, too small for humans to perceive, can damage electronic components.

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How can you prevent ESD?

Preventing ESD requires a well-thought-out ESD prevention program. What is required will be dependent on the application and environment.

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No, wood is not antistatic. You can learn which materials are antistatic and which are not by looking at our Triboelectric chart.

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StaticWorx high-performance static-control floors protect electronic components, explosives, and high-speed computers from damage caused by static electricity. ESD flooring is part of a system. Choices should always be based on objective, researched evidence. When you partner with us, we look at all possible items that may need to integrate with the floor, and, focusing on your goals and objectives, help you find the right floor for your application.