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Is Now a Good Time to Paint Your Facility

on May 11, 2020 11:16:32 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Safety
Many organizations put off their commercial painting projects this past March. Now, with some workplaces starting to return to daily use, it’s important to review those plans.
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Steps To Take To Ensure Your Building Is Ready For Your Returning Staff

on Apr 30, 2020 7:00:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Surface Prep
Companies around Florida are getting ready to get re-situated in the office, often after weeks away. Getting your building ready is just one step in a comprehensive re-opening plan, but it is crucial: The safety of your employees depends on the safety of your grounds.
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Why Now Is a Good Time To Paint With Paint Shield

on Apr 22, 2020 3:30:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 2 Comments | Commercial Painting HOA Coatings
It’s difficult to completely clean, disinfect, or maintain a facility that’s always in use. Even with the best of intentions, you might find yourself choosing between interrupting the normal flow of your workplace or compromising on the standards you want to uphold.
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What are different types of anti-rust \ anti corrosion coatings?

on Mar 23, 2020 3:15:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
A study by the major industry association NACE (National Association of Corrosion Engineers) determined the annual cost of corrosion control in the United States is $279 billion. At the time the study was commissioned by the Federal Highway Administration, the figure represented 2%-3% of the U.S. GDP.
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5 Tips For Surface Preparation & Coating Application for Commercial Buildings

on Jan 29, 2020 3:45:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 3 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
From retail to resorts and even in hospitals, commercial painting is a great way to reinvigorate your facilities. It helps employees stay in a positive mindset and makes a strong first impression on customers.
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Prevent Rust and Corrosion with Industrial Coatings

on Jan 16, 2020 2:12:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
Corrosion is the gradual destruction of materials by natural interactions with the environment. Corrosion arises from chemical or electrochemical interactions that are happening all the time.
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What to do With Outdated Wallpaper in Your New Home

on Sep 30, 2019 12:12:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 2 Comments | HOA Surface Prep residential
Wallpaper that is more than a few years old can be a nightmare if you want to re-do your home or if you need to upgrade its look so it can be sold. Keeping the old wallpaper in place can date your home making it look old and out of style. There are several ways you can handle this sticky situation. It will depend on how much time you want to invest in the process and how creative you can be.
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Painting Ideas to Modernize Your Home

on Sep 26, 2019 2:12:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | HOA Coatings Surface Prep
Image courtesy of LED Lighting If you are looking to add a modern touch to your home décor, there are several paint projects you can take on that will add a unique look to each room. Use a different technique or combination of techniques throughout your home. With the right paint and a few tools, you can turn your home into a showcase for modern and avant garde design.
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The Art of Accent Walls and Color Combinations

on Sep 10, 2019 11:04:04 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | HOA Coatings
Accent walls play a unique role when it comes to interior design. Not only do they act as a focal point, they are also used to add depth to a room, creating the illusion of additional space that can open up an area. The illusion of depth allows you to add more texture and color to your room without making it appear to be overcrowded or cluttered. Bold colors can actually bring a room to life.
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