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Types of Industrial Flooring

on Jan 20, 2021 7:15:00 AM By | Litton Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings Industrial Equipment
Choosing the right flooring system makes a substantial difference in how your facility performs. Your floor must resist abrasion from foot and vehicle traffic, have enough compressive strength to stand up to the equipment you use, and offer grip qualities that match your needs. Flooring also helps you with other environmental challenges, such as saving on energy use and making your space safer.
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Should Your Business Use Reflective Roof Coatings

on Dec 14, 2020 11:20:38 AM By | Kevin Hughes | 0 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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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 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 | 2 Comments | 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 Reasons Your Industrial Roof Benefits From Proper Coatings

on Sep 17, 2020 3:15:00 PM By | Jason Parker | 0 Comments | Industrial Projects Coatings
When you are looking for ways to extend the service life of your facility, it’s important to consider every inch of the building’s envelope. The strength and durability of your roof make an impact throughout your industrial facility. Its repercussions range even as far as the building’s foundations.
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Waterproofing and Sealing Your Industrial Building

on Aug 20, 2020 1:30:00 PM By | Litton Parker | 1 Comment | Waterproofing Industrial Projects Coatings
Protecting the structural integrity of your building depends on two main factors: A proactive maintenance strategy that addresses and remediates damage A coating strategy that defends against ongoing environmental hazards There are several ways these two concerns can overlap. Perhaps none is more familiar than the question of waterproof coating. Waterproofing has waxed and waned in popularity in different industries. Done right, it is an essential part of protecting any facility.
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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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