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Why Industrial Coatings Are Needed

on Oct 15, 2020 12:00:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Industrial Equipment
Over the last few years, advances in material science have increasingly been realized in the form of new industrial coatings. These coatings not only provide standard protection against hazards in the industrial environment but often enhance a substrate’s performance in other ways.
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Top Reasons To Repaint Your Commercial Property

on Sep 21, 2020 11:00:00 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 1 Comment | Commercial Painting Maintenance Coatings
The total size of a commercial building has been trending up. The average size was around 16,300 square feet in the 1990s compared to 19,000 in the 2000s. EIA research shows size still rising as recently as 2012. With larger buildings representing nearly 20% of commercial stock, odds are growing that any one business will be in a bigger space. While a newer building means better construction techniques and more durable materials, it also means costs associated with square footage.
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5 Tips for Your Silo Rehab Industrial Project

on Jul 30, 2020 8:15:00 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
The principal function of an agricultural silo is to extend the life of high-moisture grains stored inside. They can create an ideal atmosphere for long-term storage by generating a pressurized area. Modern silos are also used to support monitoring equipment that tracks the temperature and quality of contents and ensures powdered products can be handled safely.
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What You Need To Know About Industrial Floor Coating

on Jul 22, 2020 10:45:00 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Surface Prep
When it comes to industrial flooring, few options are as valuable as concrete. Concrete has remarkable longevity and performance quality. It can also be enhanced by a wide variety of industrial coatings that supplement its many advantages.
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How Often Should Your Office Building Get A Thorough Cleaning

on Jun 23, 2020 3:35:08 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Maintenance Surface Prep commercial
Employees and customers alike are focused on cleanliness and sanitation. In truth, though, the average office building does not receive a thorough cleaning often enough.
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5 Reasons Why Your Medical Facility Needs Microbicidal Coatings

on Jun 8, 2020 2:00:00 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Waterproofing Coatings
More attention is being focused on healthcare facilities: How they are set up, maintained, and used. As interest has turned to risks within the care environment, hospital and clinic administrators are taking action. Communities are counting on it.
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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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