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PennCoat Solutions – Chemical Resistant Top Coat

Chemical Resistant Epoxy Floor Top Coat
Many industrial plants, consumer and commercial locations, and research laboratories face concerns arising from chemical spills that can damage or destroy floor surfaces. The ideal solution is to install a chemical resistant epoxy flooring with a topcoat that resists many types of chemical spills. Dur-A-Gard Novolac is a leading topcoat product that provides superior resistance to a wide spectrum of chemical agents. The unique composition of Novolac Topcoat, which has low volatile organic compounds […]

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PennCoat – Coating Food and Pharmaceutical Facilities

Food and Pharmaceutical Plants – Benefits of Using Epoxy Paints
Every industry has a contrasting work environment, which requires specific paint and flooring installations, and often epoxy paints. Paint adds appeal to any industrial facility, whether it is a warehouse or a factory. But, industrial coatings aren’t based on appearance alone, as varying environmental challenges factor into which coating should be applied.  Food and beverage production plants, warehouses, laboratories, and pharmaceutical plants require high performance and hygienic floor surfaces that […]

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PennCoat Inc Solutions – Outgassing Bubbles in Epoxy

Problems with Epoxy Coatings – Outgassing on Concrete Slabs
Epoxy coating is one of the most preferred coatings for industrial surfaces. Industrial surfaces are exposed to different temperatures, chemicals and other factors that hamper life of the paint. Epoxy coating forms a seamless and thick layer on industrial flooring, thus protecting it against wear and tear due to chemicals, moisture, dust, dirt, heavy traffic and heat. Another reason for popularity of epoxy coating is its versatility as it can be […]

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Benefits of Polyaspartic Coatings

Applications Of Polyaspartic Coating
Polyaspartic represents a class of binders which combines low VOC properties with high productivity and at the same time maintains the quality requirements of the users. The binders can help in lowering cost in many different ways. Polyaspartic is basically an aliphatic polyurea, but the coatings based on polyaspartic differ, not only in application, but also in performance properties compared to other conventional polyureas.  Polyaspartic coatings were developed about 20 years ago for coating steel, in […]

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Before installing Epoxy or Urethane Floor Systems, Perform a Calcium Chloride Test

Calcium Chloride Testing
Calcium Chloride Testing is a test used to measure the amount of moisture vapor emitting through concrete. If you’re operating a food processing plant or manufacturing pharmaceuticals, you could be seeking an impervious floor coating to keep your operation easy to clean.  Or you could be processing or manufacturing anything else, and still be seeking an impervious floor coating.  Regardless of what you’re producing, an epoxy or urethane floor will improve the functionality of your floor, whether […]

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PennCoat, Inc. compliments Epoxy Coatings with Aliphatic Urethane top coats.

Aliphatic Urethanes
Synopsis
Aliphatic urethanes are a top coating that provides an additionally layer of protection to epoxy floor systems and industrial paint coating systems.  It is tough and flexible, adding strength, abrasion resistance and protection.  Because of its resistance to UV, chemicals, and water, aliphatic urethanes are a popular choice for outdoor surfaces that are weathered or exposed to the deteriorating effects of UV sun light.
 
Breakdown of Aliphatic Urethanes:

Performance properties
Outdoor Usage
Application

 
Performance Properties
Often, epoxy finishes are created to help maintain and […]

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PennCoat, Inc. provides solution to Osmotic Blistering

Osmotic Blistering
Synopsis:
Osmotic blistering can be one of the biggest concerns for coating installers.  However, regardless of its disastrous effects, there are preventive measures that experienced coating applicants can apply.
 
Breakdown of Osmotic Blistering, and preventive solutions:

What is osmotic blistering?
How does osmotic blistering damage floor system applications?
How do coating specialists prevent this floor system disaster?

 
Osmotic blistering is an invisible enemy for almost all coating applications.  It is damaging and costly.  When searching for a coating application installer, it is important to […]

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Urethane Cement installed by PennCoat Inc – Easy Solutions for Tough Environments

Urethane Cement
Synopsis:
Because of its strength, durability, and resistance to chemicals, Urethane Cement proves to be the most resourceful floor coating system for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries.
 
Breakdown of industrial benefits:
–          Durability – recommended for medium to heavy duty applications
–          Excellent chemical and stain resistance
–          Slip-resistant
–          Heat resistant
–          Application
 
When a coating company provides 25 years of optimum service, it naturally learns that there are more effective applications than others.  Food and pharmaceutical facilities and plants always pose a […]

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The nitty gritty of Industrial and Commercial Painting

It’s easy to overlook and underestimate the value and importance of commercial and industrial painting. Often times, while walking into a brand new doctor’s office, or a recently constructed mall, the color, texture, and presentation of the floors, walls, and ceiling can be unappreciated. And for the untrained eye, that could be considered a good thing. How often to you take notice of properly done trade work that you’re not familiar with? The only time it would be noticeable […]

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