When considering long-term management and maintenance of a commercial facility, the use of the proper paint and waterproof coatings is crucial. Achieving the goals of long term appearance and protection from the harsh elements should be the main focus on any commercial building.
Research and evaluation of products should focus on these two key factors. Reducing costs on the initial application may not be as efficient as up-grading to high-performance products and coatings, from the start of your rehab or maintenance project. Keep in mind, most project costs are 80% labor and 20% materials.
All too frequently, choices of coatings are decided by the preliminary cost to the scope, not considering the long-term outcome and durability. The old adage; “you get what you pay for” holds true here. When attacking a large commercial project, you’ll always want to go with the top grade products within the budget will allowances.
With modern technology paint coatings have advanced eons past what they used to be capable of. Many all acrylic formulas are broaching the commercial and industrial quality thresholds and beyond. They remain flexible, allow your surfaces to breath, and retain color far better than traditional coatings of the past.
When maintaining your commercial facility, researching coatings and products that offer value is paramount. Forethought on longevity and minimizing future maintenance issues will go a long way with the efficient upkeep any commercial building maintenance plan.
For a free evaluation of your office space or commercial exterior contact Jacksonville’s commercial painters of choice. They can assist you with your painting, waterproofing and maintenance needs.