Know the Dangers of VOC Content in Traditional Paints

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Pollution that you see is easy to take care of and remove. Unfortunately, some of the most dangerous pollutants are those that you can't see. It's only been relatively recently that the dangers of VOC's in paint are something that scientists and health professionals have begun to understand. Paint has traditionally contained large numbers of chemicals … [Read more...]

Keep Your Home Warm This Winter by Trapping in the Heat with Super Shield

Keep Your Home Warm This Winter by Trapping in the Heat with Super Shield

The only thing worse than a cold, harsh winter is that feeling you get when the utility bills arrive. This is the point when your blood begins to boil, staring at those skyrocketing heating costs. If you want to avoid this situation, consider coating your home with a layer of protection that will keep the energy bills down and keep your hard-earned money in your … [Read more...]

Lower VOCs Means Better Air

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Indoor air quality has gotten a lot of coverage over the past few years. As more and more Americans seek to lead healthier lives, their attention has been focused on cleaning up not only the outside environment, but the environment in their homes as well. Volatile Organic Compounds, or VOC's have been found in very high concentrations throughout American … [Read more...]

The Versatility of Rhino Shield

Finding the right wall coating for your home can be a time consuming and difficult process. If your list of criteria includes durability, compatibility, strength, longevity, and beauty, then all you need to do is take a look at Rhino Shield. Rhino Shield is an elastomeric, ceramic based paint that is designed to be more compatible and durable than traditional … [Read more...]

What Exactly are VOCs?

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As science has continued its inexorable march into the future, we're learning more and more about the materials we use to decorate and beautify our homes. Among these, paints, lacquers, and finishes have come under considerable scrutiny. What scientists have discovered is that many paints, lacquers, and finishes contain high levels of Volatile Organic Compounds … [Read more...]