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Customized Coatings vs. Off-The-Shelf Products

Every painting environment is different. This means one-size-fits-all solutions like off-the-shelf paint are not the best choice for the average OEM. While they may be the easy choice, off-the-shelf products don’t take into account the unique needs of your paint department and clients.  That’s the main selling point of U.S. Paint. We are a big…

Blanketing the Coatings Customer With Service

US Paint is always looking for opportunities. Opportunities can come from nowhere, meaning from an unknown, or previously unfamiliar prospect. Or, often, they will come from within a current customer, or maybe a customer’s tier supplier, or even from a customer’s competitor. If a cold contact comes to us, it is most often someone who…

Powder vs Liquid Coatings

Coatings protect and decorate almost every item in our lives.  From mobile phones and automobiles, to factories, farm equipment, roadways and bridges; most everything we value is painted.  Selecting the right paint or “coating solution” for your individual project or process may seem overwhelming, but it can be easier than you might imagine with your…

Your Success is Our Brand

We know there’s no universal approach when it comes to paint manufacturers—or any industry for that matter. That’s why at U.S. Paint, we have a global team of experts trained to meet the needs of paint companies around the world, from North America to Europe to Asia and beyond. We talked to one of our…

Surface Preparation Standards in Paints and Coatings

Proper surface preparation is essential for the success of any protective coating process. The importance of removing oil, grease, prior coatings, surface defects and contaminants cannot be overemphasized. The performance of any paint coating is directly dependent upon the correct and thorough preparation of the surface prior to coating. The most expensive and technologically advanced…

Agricultural Applications for Paints and Coatings

The farming and agriculture industry is the backbone of the U.S. economy. For that reason, original equipment manufacturers look to U.S. Paint to help farmers and manufacturers prolong equipment life and assist in production efficiency by applying advanced surface coatings to their machinery. Those in the agriculture and construction industries often identify with their brands…