2023 Coating Systems Buying Guide for Concrete

This year’s guide offers manufacturers’ recommendations for specific applications, exposures, substrates and specialty functions. Facility owners, contractors, third-party specifiers and anyone else engaged in a coatings project will find systems here for bridges, chemical and petrochemical plants, ...

2023 Coating Systems Buying Guide for Concrete

This year’s guide offers manufacturers’ recommendations for specific applications, exposures, substrates and specialty functions. Facility owners, contractors, third-party specifiers and anyone else engaged in a coatings project will find systems here for bridges, chemical and petrochemical plants, ...

When Floor Coatings Go Wrong: How to Safeguard Against Flooring Failures and Respond Effectively When They Strike

by Mark Merrifield, Sherwin-Williams High Performance Flooring

Selecting the right concrete floor coating system is essentially the foundation of a long-lasting, robust walking surface. When floor coatings fail, it’s typically due to improper surface preparation at the outset. This article will review and detail how the type of floor coating and surface prepara...

When Floor Coatings Go Wrong: How to Safeguard Against Flooring Failures and Respond Effectively When They Strike

by Mark Merrifield, Sherwin-Williams High Performance Flooring

Selecting the right concrete floor coating system is essentially the foundation of a long-lasting, robust walking surface. When floor coatings fail, it’s typically due to improper surface preparation at the outset. This article will review and detail how the type of floor coating and surface prepara...

Concrete: What It Is and Why We Coat It

This month’s edition of the Coatings 101 series, updated from a previous JPCL article, reviews the basics of the composition of concrete and why we use coatings to protect it. The discussion includes a description of some of the characteristics that make concrete difficult to coat and protect, and ...

Concrete: What It Is and Why We Coat It

This month’s edition of the Coatings 101 series, updated from a previous JPCL article, reviews the basics of the composition of concrete and why we use coatings to protect it. The discussion includes a description of some of the characteristics that make concrete difficult to coat and protect, and ...