PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker


November 1 - November 7, 2010

What do you think is the biggest cause of coating failures?


Answers Votes
Faulty workmanship 51%
Defective coating materials 2%
Bad specifications 13%
Ineffective quality control 33%


Suggest a topic

   

Tagged categories: Coating failure

Comment from Frederick Stefano, (11/2/2010, 8:47 AM)

Faulty workmanship can be overcome by effective Quality control on the job site. May add cost but will also save money down the road.


Comment from Rudi Rennert, (11/3/2010, 10:16 AM)

Agreed, Humans can never be perfect and the only way to minimize risk is to put process in place to check and re-check workmanship.


Comment from kv g, (11/3/2010, 11:48 AM)

Improper surface preparation is the best answer, but it can be included in faulty workmanship.


Comment from Lance C Futcher, (11/3/2010, 9:12 PM)

In supplying house paints to the DIY market there are two major contributing factors to paint failing ... 1) the seller of the paint failing to give clear and concise information on how to apply the coating and 2) the customer not following that advice and taking shortcuts to save time or money in the short term.


Comment from Blu Alexander, (11/5/2010, 9:00 AM)

I agree with g. KV. Surface preparation is the biggest problem but that should also come under Bad Specifications and Ineffective QC.


Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

HoldTight Solutions Inc.
NO FLASH RUST -
NO CONTAMINANTS

Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rush inhibitor prevents flash rust by removing surface contaminants.
Contact us for your nearest distributor. (800) 319.8802 sales@holdtight.com


MMLJ
Superfast Dustless Abrasive Blasting - Watch Video

Dustless Blasting creates no dust plume so others can work nearby unaffected. Maximize Productivity! Watch our numerous YouTube videos to learn more.


Hempel (USA) Inc.
HEMPEL PROTECTIVE COATINGS

Efficient systems and high quality products to reduce your maintenance costs. Visit Hempel Protective for more information.


Waterjet Technology Association (WJTA)
HP Waterjets, Related Products for Paint/Coating Removal, Surface Prep

www.wjta.org
. Networking
. Education
. Systems, Equipment
. Safety, Business Tips
314-241-1445


Blastox/The TDJ Group, Inc.
Blastox - One Step
Lead Abatement

Don't waste $$ on added labor steps with other methods. Don't mix, meter or apply at the job-site. Avoid strict hazardous waste rules.
Let your painters paint!


ABKaelin, LLC
Quality is our bottom line

Services include:
• Environmental, Health &
  Safety
• Contractor QP Certification
• Quality Assurance Programs
  and Auditing
• SSPC C3/C5 and other
  Training
• Coatings
• Design/Construction
See our website at abkaelin.com or contact us today abkaelin@comcast.com


Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America
Performance Amine 1,3-BAC

A highly reactive cycloaliphatic diamine offering superior performance. Reasonable cost and curing efficacy makes it suitable for all types of epoxy resin applications.

 
 
 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2000-2014, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com