About Us

Service. Quality. SafeTy. Professionalism.
Our Mission

Applied Industrial Flooring is on a relentless quest to deliver the safest, cleanest and longest-lasting industrial floors available on the market.

We aim to provide the highest-quality services and customer experience in restoring and protecting concrete floor surfaces, making them safer, cleaner and more productive for the well-being of all.

Vision Statement

Since 1975, our experience and dedication to this market has been unparalleled.

We are and will continue to be Canada’s superior provider of safe, clean and productive floors that are healthy for all, environmentally sustainable and contribute to the advancement of the industry toward consistent LEED Certification achievements. 


Applied Industrial Flooring is Canada’s leading industrial flooring installer and has been for over 45 years. We set ourselves apart with meticulous beginning-to-end surface preparation and subsequent installation of safe, clean and effective flooring solutions which are crucial for commercial and industrial spaces.

Our staff are the most qualified and skilled in the industry. It speaks volumes that our in-house consultancy literally helped create certain industrial floor building codes. Our flooring installations not only repair and restore your business’ concrete surfaces, they improve workplace safety and ensure custom compliance toward your unique industry’s standards. Due to our high, meticulous standards, AIF has become a go-to flooring provider for the food and beverage industry. 

As both Certified Applicators of the leading industrial flooring products & members of the Sealant and Waterproofing Association, our team offers more than a lifetime of knowledge, experience and expertise on epoxy, MMA, urethane, traffic membrane, and polished concrete full installations. 

We are beyond proud of our installation and customer standards, and we look forward to flooring you too.

Our history
  • 1975

    Applied Industrial Flooring was founded.

  • 2002

    Mark McLeod leaves his long-time role with a large American industrial flooring supplier. He focuses on rebuilding the Applied name by focusing on quality industrial sales and flooring installations. The company operates under the name Preferred Polymer Coatings Ltd, but keeps the name Applied Industrial Flooring.

  • 2008

    Applied Industrial Flooring's first US Office opens.

  • 2010

    Applied's first $1,000,000 project is completed.

  • 2019

    Bart Colenbrander joins as partner to improve the customer experience, grow profitable revenue, and manage the business transformation.

  • 2019

    Applied moves to a new office location in Cambridge, which is double the footprint. 

  • 2019

    Applied opens the Ottawa office, which significantly expands the service territory. 

  • 2020

    Mark Afheldt joins as partner to expand our Traffic Membrane and Primary and Secondary Containment System verticals. 

  • 2020

    AIF moves to 1275 Crestlawn Drive is Mississauga. 

sq ft of successful projects to date and counting.