Scientists are trying to create a new type to make coatings that could be used to make super-small electrical capacitors.They are developing a nanoscale coating that has a higher electrical conductivity than graphene, the material that has become the basis of many modern electronics.And the researchers say their approach is scalable and inexpensive.“What we are […]
Architectural foam coatations are the latest to receive widespread attention for their ability to absorb moisture.The products have been hailed as a natural anti-dewing barrier, and a new survey found that 71 percent of recruiters in the US believe the products to be “the best protection available.” But is the foam coating the real thing?And what […]
An article from Medical News today has some new information about the effects of an industrial fire. The report, “Industrial Fire: How Industrial Coatings Can Affect You,” describes how a fire at an industrial coatings plant in Texas could have affected your body, and the possible effects that the fire could have had on your life.In […]
When you’re building a home, you need to ensure that your walls and floors are protected from damage, even if you don’t use coatings to keep your home neat.But what if you’re not planning to move out, or you’re just trying to add some added flair to your home?We put together a few suggestions for […]
It was supposed to be a simple task to design and paint the new coatings for the Smithsonian’s new National Museum of African American History and Culture.But that task is getting more complicated by the day, as the coatings in question have to be re-purposed by scientists, contractors and researchers.“The process for making coatings has […]
You don’t have to settle for one coat to be a winner.Here are some of our favorite architectural powder colors that you can apply to your home.
How does a coating protect against corrosion?A coatings is an important part of a building’s structural integrity, and its important that we know what it does and how it works.The coating process involves using an adhesive to attach the coating to a surface.After that, it is added to a solution of chemicals that allows the […]