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Anti-Graffiti Coatings and Graffiti Removal Technology

This webinar is archived and recorded from a live presentation on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.
Cost: FREE

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Rainguard International

Since 1969, Rainguard International has been a family-run manufacturer of products designed to “wrap” the exterior of buildings and structures. This focus has allowed us to provide coating solutions for projects throughout the world ranging from Wal-Marts, to large infrastructure facilities, to the Athens Olympics, to multi-family and single-family residences. We have developed scientifically proven formulations for both horizontal and vertical substrate applications, including an extensive line of masonry water repellents and sealers, masonry stains, and anti-graffiti products. Learn more by visit

Participants are eligible for one AIA LU credit. This webinar will provide an overview of anti-graffiti coatings and graffiti removal technology, including graffiti removal techniques for porous, non-porous, painted, and unpainted substrates, and characteristics of permanent and sacrificial coatings. Learning objectives:

•Attendees will learn the importance of anti-graffiti coatings for buildings and various superstructures

• Attendees will learn about graffiti removal on porous, non-porous, painted and unpainted substrates

• Attendees will learn different types of mechanical, abrasive, and chemical graffiti removal techniques

• Attendees will learn the characteristics of various permanent and sacrificial anti-graffiti coatings


George Carson, President
Exterior Performance Coatings, Inc

George Carson is President of Exterior Performance Coatings, Inc of Aurora, IL, where he focuses on exterior protective coatings designed to protect buildings and other architectural surfaces against graffiti, water, stains and other physical damage. Prior to Exterior Performance Coatings, George gained invaluable experience in the paint and coatings business as sales manager with the former ICI Paints - Glidden company.

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