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AkzoNobel's Human Cities initiative commits to improving, energizing and regener
on June 11,2014

Dutch company AkzoNobel is partnering with Rem Koolhaas' firm OMA to study how the application of colorful paints and coatings can affect a city's economic development.

on May 03,2013

As experienced designers, contractors, and owners know, most paint and coating problems are correctable, but some are especially stubborn to address. Here is a partial compendium of typical failure modes and methods for addressing the problem.

Parex USA, Inc., the parent company of leading building material brands; Parex,
on February 28,2013

Parex USA, Inc., the parent company of leading building material brands; Parex, Teifs, LaHabra, El Rey, and Merkrete, unveils two new Parex EIFS basecoats & adhesives – 121 Cool Base and 121 Dry HI (High Impact). 

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on May 15,2014 in Feature

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on April 01,2014 in Feature

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Design architect GWWO selected Valspar’s Blue Pearl II color-changing paint to c
on March 21,2014 in Feature

Linetec finishes Firestone’s UNA-CLAD panels, achieving a one-of-a-kind, dynamic appearance with the first use of Valspar’s new Kameleon Color