Repair the Building Before You Repair the Paint

From JPCL, D+D February 2013 2013

By Kevin J. Brown and Kenneth A. Trimber

by Kevin J. Brown and Kenneth A. Trimber

When the paint on the exterior of a building exhibits heavy fading, chalking, or peeling, the typical solution is to clean and overcoat, but painting alone may not achieve the desired result—and, in fact, may be destined to fail. ...
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Tagged categories: Chalking; Coating failure; Coating inspection; Commercial Construction; Exterior coatings; Fading; Good Technical Practice; Humidity and moisture; Mortars; Paint defects; Peeling; Sealers

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