by Terry Wallace and Jennifer Gleisberg, Tnemec Company Inc.
When selecting coating systems for maximum protection and visual appeal, it’s important to know how UV light and other factors cause coating degradation. Learn why FEVE fluoropolymer resins provide long-term aesthetic performance and lower project lifecycle costs.
by Kenneth A. Trimber and Kevin J. Brown, KTA-Tator Inc.
Mold, spalling and peeling coatings are some of the consequences of uncontrolled moisture intrusion into masonry and concrete walls. Learn how to select the best coatings, water repellents and sealants and identify the brand names of candidate materials and systems.
by Diana E. Hun, Ph.D, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
At least half of U.S. commercial buildings have underperforming building envelopes, resulting in costly energy losses. A research team interviewed construction industry professionals to better understand the market and accelerate the adoption of building envelope retrofits.
Flooring and floor coatings are subject to more wear and exposure than any other interior surface finish—especially in aggressive environments. Floor coating selection must be driven by the specific usage area’s physical, chemical and environmental factors.