What Makes a Good Clear Coat? June 2015 How can a good clear coat save you in the long run?
Is a Plural Mixing System Right for Me? April 2015 Plural Mixing System - Should I make the investment?
What is the difference between Alkyd and Urethane? March 2015 - Alkyd or Urethane? Do you know the difference?
How Can We Predict Long Term Durability? February 2015 - Find out how we can condense 5 years of testing into 3 months.
Does The Grit Matter? February 2015 - Find out what sandpaper grit is best for your operation.
What Are The Differences Between a Surfacer and a Sealer? January 2015 - Find out why you should use one over the other.
Can Your Antiperspirant Cause Fish Eyes? January 2015 - Isolate the causes of cratering by checking for oils.
What is Gloss and How Do We Measure It? January 2015 - Find out makes a finish have a high gloss versus a flat look.
Paint Comparison Tips December 2014 - What characteristics do you consider when comparing paints?
What Makes Powder Coatings Different Than Liquid? December 2014 - Find out how they differ and why you might choose one over the other.
Epoxy Primers vs. Urethane Primers… Which is better? December 2014 - Although very similar, epoxy and urethane primers each have a few distinct attributes that you need to understand before making your selection.
Finding The Perfect Air Pressure November 2014 - Adjusting your spray gun air pressure to the appropriate level will help keep your application consistent. Find out what happens if you don’t!
Do You Really Need a Primer and a Topcoat? November 2014 - When the time comes to evaluate your coating system make sure to prioritize the characteristics you require.
How To Improve Your Edge Coverage November 2014 - Have you noticed your coating coverage on sharp edges is weaker than other areas?
Pre-Winter Checklist October 2014 - Summer is officially behind us! Now is the time to prepare for the snow, salt, and water that can wreak havoc on your vehicles.
Fleet Refinishing for Dummies September 2014 - Your preparation is key to a long lasting finish. The entire painting process hinges on proper cleaning, sanding, and prepping.
The Secret to Coating Coverage August 2014 - The true secret to maximizing your painting application can be discovered before your load your spray gun or even step foot into the booth.
What is Cyclical Corrosion? July 2014 - Do you have a maintenance program in place to prevent corrosion? If you don't... YOU NEED ONE!
National Safety Month June 2014 - Worker safety is a priority to Sherwin-Williams and because June is national safety month we wanted to share the 3 keys to a safe work environment.
Summer Coating Maintenance June 2014 - As temperatures start to climb, your products and painting process needs to be evaluated.
3 Things Your Boss Needs To Know About Paint May 2014 - We understand that paint is often just a piece of the manufacturing or refinishing puzzle. Unfortunately, as you climb up the organizational chart, fewer and fewer details are shared about specific pieces to the puzzle.
The Future of Paint May 2014 - 100 years from now paint will be much smarter than it is today. Think about how advanced some of our technology is today.
Price vs. Production April 2014 - Is There More To A Can of Paint Than Price? Often, a gallon of paint will cost more if it has process improving qualities.
Proactive Lean Principles April 2014 - There is no doubt 5S can be helpful, but before you make any changes to existing processes you need to develop criteria for success.
Implement Lean Workspace Tactics April 2014 - You may be asked by your superiors to establish lean practices for your facility. Without any formal training, this can be a daunting task.
Repair Your Fleet Fast! April 2014 - Determining what key performance indicators matter to your shop is important.
Single Stage Vs. Basecoat March 2014 - Regardless of a metallic or solid finish, there are major differences between applying a single stage system and a basecoat clearcoat system.
What We Learned At CONEXPO March 2014 - Decompressing from a show like CONEXPO can take some time. Not only did we gain a new appreciation for the size of the event, (and good walking shoes)...
Everything You Need March 2014 - Does your company struggle with inconsistent service and support from your suppliers?
Trade Show Cheat Sheet February 2014 - It is officially trade show season! If you want to make this the year you land new business at your trade show, don’t miss our keys for success.
Corrosion Prevention Checklist February 2014 - Salt, ice and moisture on your vehicle can cause devastating results if overlooked. During your next maintenance inspection go through our short checklist.
A Painter’s Resolution February 2014 - It’s only a month into the New Year and too often the excitement of a resolution has fizzled out. Don’t give in!
3 Steps to Maximize Your Paint Efficiency January 2014 - Not too long ago, manufacturers and refinishers alike would settle for hours (or even days) of inactivity because of the painting process.