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Commercial Painting Problems & Solutions – Cracking

Commercial Painting comes with its inherent challenges.  And if not applied correctly, those challenges can present themselves in unflattering ways.
Here’s how paint becomes victim to cracking and flaking:
When studying the problems, you’ll notice that the cracking occurs through the entire film of paint, all the way to the substrate.  This is a common problem when underlying coats of paint are applied to existing coats that have not been adequately prepped.
The underlying coats lose their elasticity.  Which means that they can’t bend […]