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Directory, Specifying Top New D+D Issue

Monday, May 13, 2013

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Expert advice on renovating historic structures, coatings removal, specifying coatings for commercial architecture and a brand-new painting contractor directory are all part of the new issue of Durability + Design Magazine, now available free online.

Specifying Specifying
HOK (left); Prosoco (right)

The issue includes features on specifying coatings (left) and removing coatings from historic masonry.

Coatings + Contractors

The cover story, "Specifying Architectural and Industrial Coatings for Commercial Architecture," is by John C. Williams, FCSI, CCS, who is director of specifications for HOK in Kansas City. The article examines the specification process for a wide variety of buildings, spaces and environments.

The May 2013 issue, available in two online formats, also includes the first annual Durability + Design Contractor Directory. With more than 1,000 entries, the directory is searchable by 14 industries (air barriers, commercial painting, concrete floors, concrete polishing, decorative concrete, façade restoration and others); eight service areas (access and containment, fireproofing, shop painting, and others); country; and region.

Renovation, Stripping + Mold

The issue also includes "Top of the News," "Trending Now” and these features:

D+D May 2013

The May 2013 issue is available in two free digital formats.

The issue may be viewed free in a searchable digital format, with page-turning functionality, or articles may be individually accessed via a Table of Contents.


Tagged categories: Architects; Architectural coatings; Commercial contractors; Durability + Design; Education; Historic Preservation; Maintenance + Renovation; Masonry; Mold; Paint Removal; Painting Contractors; Specifiers

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