Hanley Wood University

 

Coatings and Sealers

  • Concrete Solutions: Specifying Concrete Coatings

    1 LU

    Concrete is an exceptionally versatile and popular choice in residential and commercial construction, and modern coating systems allow for a wide range of colors, styles, and applications. When selecting concrete it is important to understand the advantages both aesthetically and structurally. The ability to recognize where concrete coatings are best suited and which application process to choose will help you achieve the quality and durability goals of the project. This course will help educate architects on high quality concrete coatings available for use in new construction and existing projects. Take the course to learn more. Take the course.

    Posted:
    September 2014
    Subject(s):
    Concrete, Coatings and Sealers
    Sponsor:
    Rhino Linings
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • High Performance Coatings and Colors Deliver Competitive Advantage in Retail and Restaurants (Print)

    1 LU

    While restaurants and retail stores serve very different purposes, they have a few things in common when it comes to specifying coatings. Both include public spaces that must present an attractive, inviting appearance to customers, and both have “back of the house” areas that need hard-wearing, washable coatings that can handle a lot of abuse. This course will take a closer look at the types of high performance coatings that should be specified for these types of projects. Take the course.

    Posted:
    August 2014
    Subject(s):
    Continuing Education, Painting, Coatings and Sealers, Paints
    Sponsor:
    Sherwin Williams
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Color Matters – The Relationship Between Color and Pigments in Architectural Coatings

    1 LU

    The course will discuss the relationship between color and pigments, including how pigments can affect color performance in architectural coatings. It will cover ASTM performance test methods used to ensure coatings meet industry standards and perform well, and the effect that exposure has on pigments and color retention. In addition, AAMA specifications for various coating technologies will be discussed, and how these can help specify the correct pigments for optimal form and function in a project. Take the course.

    Posted:
    February 2014
    Subject(s):
    Coatings and Sealers, Painting
    Sponsor:
    Valspar
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Decorative, Dynamic Resinous Flooring Systems: Combining Warehouse Strength and Exquisite Beauty

    1 LU AIA

    For designers, architects, specifiers, contractors and installers, resinous, fluid-applied flooring systems bring both dynamism and durability to a project. The colors and application techniques blend for an unlimited variety of creative expression. However, in order for the system to perform as expected, the correct process must be followed. In this course, the basics of resinous flooring systems are explained, along with step by step insights into the proper preparation and finishing techniques. What follows is a gallery of projects to light the creative spark. Take the course.

    Posted:
    October 2013
    Subject(s):
    Coatings and Sealers, Concrete, Flooring
    Sponsor:
    Elite Crete
    Certification(s):
    AIA