Product News

  • Benjamin Moore's Fresh Start Primer and Color Samples have new look

    May 29, 2012
    Benjamin Moore has given a makeover look to two brand staples on its retailers’ shelves—Fresh Start Primer and Color Samples. “What’s in the cans is unchanged,” said Chris Connelly, director of product development. &ldq…


  • NOF Metal Coatings Group launches Geokote

    May 24, 2012
    NOF Metal Coatings Group has unveiled Geokote, a new range of high-performance topcoats. With the aim of expanding its Plus and Dacrolub range of topcoats, NOF Metal Coatings Group launched the new line and like the other topcoats, Geokote is applied…


  • Dunn-Edwards introduces new and improved EZ-Prime Premium Exterior Wood Primer

    May 24, 2012
    Dunn-Edwards has improved its EZ-Prime Premium Exterior Wood Primer, an exterior acrylic primer touted for its adhesion, hide, enamel holdout and tannin stain resistance on woods that are subject to stain bleeding. The new and improved EZ-Prime Premi…


  • Citadel introduces water-based Ultra-Hydro Stop H2O

    May 15, 2012
    Citadel Polyurea Coatings introduced its new Ultra-Hydro Stop H2O Primer. A water-based version of the Ultra-Hydro Stop Primer, UHS H2O includes innovations to save installers both time and money the company said. UHS H2O is a two-component, 50 perce…


  • Sansin unveils Eco2

    May 15, 2012
    The Sansin Corporation has introduced new zero-waste solid color exterior and clear interior wood stains called Sansin Eco2. Offered as a limited edition stain while quantities last, Eco2 is available in lava, fescue, adobe and charcoal colors for th…


  • Jotun Powder Coatings launches Reveal Smooth

    May 15, 2012
    Jotun Powder Coatings has globally launched Reveal Smooth, the company’s latest eco-friendly premium MDF powder coating solution. Reveal Smooth has been developed to ensure an aesthetic appearance, regardless of shape, particularly across hard-…


  • Rust-Oleum introduces LeakSeal Flexible Rubber Coating

    May 15, 2012
    Rust-Oleum has introduced LeakSeal Flexible Rubber Coating, a rubberized utility coating designed to stop and seal leaks instantly. The spray fills and seals leaks and cracks, providing a flexible watertight seal that prevents moisture penetration, r…


  • New Spies Hecker Permasolid 2.1 Surfacer 5157

    May 2, 2012
    Spies Hecker has introduced Permasolid 2.1 Surfacer 5157 is a 2K acrylic urethane with low VOC levels and is designed for use with both waterborne and solventborne base coats. Permasolid 2.1 Surfacer 5157 is ideal for refinishers because of ease of…


  • PPG launches new CRE Series primers

    May 2, 2012
    PPG Commercial Coatings has introduced an enhanced version of its CRE Series corrosion-resistant epoxy primers. The new primers replace all versions of the CRE products currently sold in North America. The CRE-X21 Series primers provide a range of pe…


  • Carboline launches Polyclad 975

    April 19, 2012
    Carboline Company has introduced Polyclad 975, an advanced 100 percent solids epoxy pipeline coating with performance properties designed for corrosion protection of buried steel and ductile iron pipeline exteriors, girth welds or tie-ins. Polyclad 9…


  • PPG electrocoat primer to optimize corrosion protection

    April 19, 2012
    PPG Industries has developed a water-based corrosion protection primer that is applied to aircraft metal parts using an electrocoating dipping process, eliminating the waste and environmental concerns linked to sprayed primers. Kevin Brooks, global…


  • Coat 'N' Cool products earn Energy Star rating

    March 29, 2012
    Four proprietary cool roof products manufactured by Orange County, Calif.-based Coat’N’Cool have earned an Energy Star rating. Marketed under the Coat’N’Cool brand name, Coat’N’Cool is a reflective coating that is…


  • Tiger Drylac Powder Coatings introduces ‘Natives and Aliens’ color selection

    March 28, 2012
    Tiger Drylac Powder Coatings has introduced into the North American market the ‘Natives and Aliens’ color selection that includes 15 new colors with 20 different special effect finishes bundled into a pocket size fan deck. According to t…


  • Zinsser introduces Peel Stop Triple Thick High Build Binding Primer

    March 27, 2012
    Rust-Oleum has introduced Zinsser Peel Stop Triple Thick High Build Binding Primer, an interior/exterior primer specially formulated to lock down peeling paint and seal weathered surfaces. Offering three times the thickness of regular primers, Peel S…


  • RockSolid Floors Garage Coat now available in tan

    March 22, 2012
    RockSolid Floors' Polyurea Garage Coat series has grown to include their new Tan Garage Coat. The Tan Garage Coat has a virtually unlimited pot-life, allowing installers as much time as they wish to finish their projects while preventing any wast…