More stories about Painting

  • EPA Closer to Commercial Lead Paint Rule

    The agency, which plans to expand its Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule in 2017, is seeking public comment for an approach for estimating lead exposures during renovation of commercial and public buildings.

  • Coating Tilt-Up Concrete Walls

    Procedures for coating concrete surfaces are different from other surfaces, and tilt-up surfaces require special preparation.

  • Painting Concrete

    Although painting concrete is the term most often used, it's not correct. Coating is the proper term for products that provide decoration and protection for exterior concrete walls; sealers or coatings are the products used on floors.

  • How Long A Wait To Paint?

    We placed a concrete slab for an exterior multipurpose game court. How long do we have to wait before painting basketball-court lines?

  • Painting Concrete in Bright Colors

    Where can we get a deeply colored paint for concrete, one that is highly saturated with primary color? We need it for a multiuse building 600 feet tall. The owner wants several bright colors, not the stains, pastels, and earth tones commonly used on concr

  • Painting in and on Concrete

    Concrete is important to Glenn Booth in several ways. The Detroit-born artist combined concrete with rubber, canvas, wood, and other materials to produce his early three-dimensional works of art.

  • Paint Won't Help Rough Driveway

    Our 12-year-old concrete driveway is becoming rough. Can I prevent it from getting rougher by painting it?

  • Preparing Concrete Surfaces for Painting

  • Avoid Painting Driveway

    What is a good paint and painting technique to use on a driveway to overcome persistent problems with oil stains?

  • Painting Concrete

    We have painted the concrete floor in the kitchen of a restaurant we constructed, but the paint has worn off in the traffic areas. Please advise what we should do to this floor to give it a smooth, non-slippery, permanent wearing surface.