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Project Spotlight: Mayo Clinic

PRIME COAT EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS, NO MATTER THE COMPLICATIONS The problem: Mayo Clinic needs six padded Patient Seclusion Rooms that are not just functional but aesthetically pleasing. The solution: Prime Coat worked directly with the project architect, BWBR, to provide a specification meeting the durability and decorative needs of the Mayo [...]

June 22nd, 2021|Categories: Healthcare|

Do Your Customers a Favor

From healthcare and fitness, to commercial and industrial, we do it all! Architects choose Prime Coat for one-of-a-kind floor coating benefits such as: EPA registered Germ-Guard, anti-microbial protection Unmatched 3-Year Warranty (Labor and Materials) Custom design finishes and textures Engineering support for highly technical projects And more! The best architects [...]

May 27th, 2021|Categories: Floor|

Grinding Is Not Shot Blasting!

In today’s concrete preparation world large planetary grinding has largely taken the place of shot blasting even when specifications and standards require a shot blasted profile. Recently, I was on a job site where a nationally recognized manufacturer of moisture vapor emission primers was in use. The specified product primer [...]

September 18th, 2020|Categories: Floor|

When Is Concrete Ready For Flooring?

A common misconception is that concrete is ready to receive coatings after the concrete has cured for 28 days. While it is true that concrete reaches 99% of its compressive strength after 28 days, that doesn’t address the most important factor in determining whether the concrete is ready for a [...]

December 12th, 2019|Categories: Floor|

Floor Coatings for Industry and Manufacturing

Prime Coat Coating Systems focuses not only on the successful engineering of industrial floor coatings for cleanability, resistance to stains, and durability, but also exemplifies our attention to managing risk from corrosion and other possible flooring failures. Each of our industrial floor coatings and industrial floor paints is inspected by [...]

June 7th, 2018|Categories: Floor|Tags: |

Substrate Preparation

Proper preparation of the substrate to be coated is often the most critical step in achieving long term coating performance. This crucial step is often misunderstood, trivialized, out-sourced or omitted completely by others in the industry. Prime Coat has the expertise to prepare your substrate properly to conform with NACE, [...]

June 7th, 2018|Categories: Materials|Tags: , |