From crayon-drawn doodles to furniture marks, a wall can be subjected to much abuse over its lifetime. CertainTeed’s Extreme Texture Coat is a ready-mix, acrylic-based, nonaggregate coating that provides a scratch-resistant finish which can be scrubbed clean without damage. Suitable for interior walls and ceilings, the white coating has a flat finish and resists mold growth. certainteed.com
Jennifer Brite is a design journalist and public-health scientist who is currently pursuing a doctorate in public health with a concentration in epidemiology and demography at the City University of New York. For ARCHITECT, she writes about new products and sustainable design.