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Can Industial Coatings Be Eco-Friendly

on Dec 22, 2020 8:30:00 AM By | Jason Parker | 1 Comment | Industrial Projects Surface Prep Industrial Equipment
Like most other industries, the industrial coatings space has been influenced by the modern desire to be ecologically friendly. Designing, manufacturing, and promoting eco-friendly coatings is especially important as more information comes to light about the potential risks of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in coatings.
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Should Your Business Use Reflective Roof Coatings

on Dec 14, 2020 11:20:38 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 4 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
In any commercial structure, the roof is one of the most important contributors to energy efficiency. Solar radiation is absorbed or reflected by the roof, and its composition makes a big difference in what becomes of all that heat. That, in turn, influences the usage patterns of your HVAC system.
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Tips To Preserve Your Parking Deck

on Dec 8, 2020 12:29:42 PM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings Surface Prep
In business or industrial settings, parking garages and parking decks undergo some of the most strenuous abuse of any substrate. Parking structures age quickly, even when they are carefully used only as intended. Parking structures that are accessible to the public can face even more wear and tear. Fast or incautious driving can cause skid marks and fender benders, further eroding the quality of the parking deck.
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Why Protective Coatings Are Needed for Your Parking Garage

on Nov 25, 2020 10:30:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments |
A parking garage has the potential to be one of the most profitable ventures around. It needs little in the way of staff and provides an essential service. Once you’ve finished a commercial paint job to make the exterior look great, you have an asset that can profit consistently every month.
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Why Your Commercial Building Needs Primer

on Nov 20, 2020 9:15:00 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 2 Comments | Commercial Painting
Interior paints don't have to deal with temperature extremes or harsh outdoor weather, so it's easy to assume they don't have to be applied with the same care or attention. Many business owners consider speeding up the coating process by skipping the primer coat.
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Your Aircraft Hangar and Industrial Coatings

on Nov 13, 2020 8:00:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Surface Prep Safety
Private and charter jets have seen plenty of activity throughout 2020. Travelers want to take trips with minimum human contact. Companies that provide on-demand air service are expanding and updating facilities. No matter whether you have a state of the art jet or a small hobby aircraft, however, the hangar where you keep your aircraft is one of your most important investments. During an aircraft's downtime, conditions inside the hangar determine a great deal about its longevity and maintenance.
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Protective Coatings Are Playing an Important Role for Your Business

on Nov 5, 2020 8:30:00 AM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting Coatings
Protective coatings are getting more attention from businesses, hospitals, and government. Far from "merely cosmetic," the right protective coatings impart performance benefits on the treated substrate. This helps you reduce future maintenance costs, control safety risks, and maintain the appearance you want while safeguarding your structure.
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Why Microbicidal Coatings Are Chosen For Federal Buildings

on Oct 27, 2020 9:30:00 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 Comments | Commercial Painting
Federal buildings are an enduring symbol of our government and its commitment to the American people. To look and operate at their very best, they must undergo rigorous maintenance on a regular basis. One of the most important aspects of that maintenance is the application of appropriate coatings.
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Which Coatings Are Preferred For Government Buildings

on Oct 22, 2020 9:30:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments |
The combination of affordable upfront cost and strong long-term savings captured through specialty coatings has made them very popular for government buildings. Even local and county offices, not always known for extensive budgets, can control maintenance costs by selecting the right coatings.
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