Coatings

| November 08, 2016 | ALPOLIC

Lions Park was the largest shared space for a community of about 2,400.

Images courtesy of J Rick Martin Photography

| November 02, 2016 | Valspar

With their extensive color-matching process, Valspar helps formulate nine coating colors to adorn...

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| October 24, 2016 |

The exterior transformation of the Maryland home used aluminum Opaline metal panels from ATAS Int...

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| October 17, 2016 |

Valspar's Valflon offers bold, vivid colors to help designers and architects make a statement....

| October 10, 2016 |

Although architectural coatings from different manufacturers have similar PVDF resins, the perfor...

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| September 26, 2016 |

Fluropon SR and Fluropon Pure are two products that help Valspar cultivate a culture of innovatio...

| September 13, 2016 | Valspar

The 26-story hotel spanning 96,000 square-feet needed a way to not only differentiate itself amon...

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| September 12, 2016 |

Fluropon Effects Rustica features a natural, polychromatic color palette that has never before be...

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August 29, 2016 | Sherwin-Williams

The “new” neutral, Poised Taupe is classic yet modern and the perfect balance of warm and cool....

| August 29, 2016 |

 Biorenewable and recycled materials help eliminate waste and reduce the use of virgin materials...

| August 22, 2016 |

“Color is defined by two things: the chemistry of a pigment and the type of light that shines on...

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| August 18, 2016 |

Valspar’s Fluropon coatings are popular due to their high durability, outstanding performance cha...

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| August 15, 2016 |

To reduce the cost, time, and hassle of cleaning up graffiti, Valspar has a graffiti-resistant sy...

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| August 11, 2016 |

The Animal Community Center in Milpitas, Calif. sought to be the first LEED Gold building of its...

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| August 11, 2016 |

The hospital's new addition uses bright, primary colors that alternate with each floor to create...

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| August 11, 2016 |

Inorganic pigments are typically used to meet high performance requirements but typically include...

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| June 28, 2016 |

With more than 20,000 colors to choose from, Valspar offers coatings that lower heating costs, lo...

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Room painted with the Intrepid palette. Photos courtesy Sherwin-Williams. Click here to enlarge. 

June 13, 2016 | BD+C Editors

The four palettes—Noir, Holistic, Intrepid, and Unbounded—were developed by a team of design and...

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| June 06, 2016 | Powered by Valspar

With more Building Teams considering hazard reduction and ingredient transparency in their materi...

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| May 24, 2016 |

With high-quality Valspar coatings, pre-painted metals can be abrasion resistant even for heavy c...

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Altara Shopping and Lifestyle Center in Honduras

| May 02, 2016 |

From prismatic coatings with mica flakes to graffiti-resistant coatings to coatings with a crinkl...

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Building a Habitat with Paint – the Polk Penguin Conservation Center

Valspar's elite color matching process helped the Polk Penguin Conservation Center perfectly replicate a tabular iceberg in Antarctica. Click here to enlarge.

| April 28, 2016 | Valspar

With Valspar’s expertly color-matched Fluropon coating, the Polk Penguin Conservation Center was...

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| April 22, 2016 |

The process has made pre-painted metals a top choice for builders because of the aesthetic, envir...

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Technology leads the way in today’s coatings and sealants [AIA course]

New urban developments use shop- and site-applied color to enliven the cityscape. The Brand, a mixed-use project in Glendale, Calif., designed by Carrier Johnson + Culture, employs pops of primary and secondary color. Photo: Costea Photography/Courtesy Carrier Johnson + Culture

February 05, 2016 |  C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor

History holds the key to the next coating or sealant specification. To earn 1.0 AIA CES HSW learn...

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Installation of a facade panel system that uses a rainscreen approach to control
January 28, 2016 | Bradley Carmichael, PE, Project Engineer, Hoffmann Architects

Building envelope expert Bradley Carmichael of Hoffmann Architects explains how rainscreen wall s...

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| January 27, 2016 |

Use a splash of color or even paint an entire room to manifest and realize your dreams and goals....

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| January 21, 2016 |

Do you have goals for the new year for your diet, career, or lifestyle? Kate Smith, an internatio...

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Invasive probes, including test cuts of existing EIFS cladding, can uncover hidd
January 14, 2016 | Arthur L. Sanders & Benjamin J. Robinson, Hoffmann Architects

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...

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