Acrylic coating

What is acrylic coating?

Acrylic coating is a particularly popular façade covering. As such, it has been specially designed for outdoor use. It is highly resistant to biological corrosion and weathering. This makes it suitable for almost any environment. It also protects the substrate from cracking. It can also be applied indoors.

Acrylic coating is also known as architectural coating. It is made from polymer. It generally consists of 2 layers:

Base coat

it is applied first to support the finish and optimize its effect. It is characterized by its high impact resistance.

Finishing coat :

this 2nd layer is the one that gives the color. Its appearance remains unchanged for several years if the product is of good quality and applied correctly.

The different uses of acrylic coating

Here are the main uses of acrylic coating

This coating is compatible with a wide range of materials. These include bricks, wood, concrete, plaster and absorbent substrates. Note that you can apply it to walls as well as floors.

Call in a professional or apply acrylic coating yourself?

In theory, you can apply acrylic plaster yourself. Below you will find the various steps to follow

However, the practical application of this coating is far more complex. For example, you need to ensure that the substrate is at the optimum temperature. There are also specific techniques to be applied to achieve a long-lasting, aesthetically pleasing result. That’s why we always recommend that you call in a professional for this type of work.

He has the knowledge and skills to deliver exceptional results.

Choose a reputable contractor to avoid unpleasant surprises. At Pierre Gosselin Jointoyeur, we’d love to help!

We use top quality products

In terms of construction, thehe results depend enormously on the skills of the contractor. However, you also need a top-quality product for optimal, long-lasting results. That’s why we carefully select the brands we use.

The brands of products we used

Adex acrylic coating

Adex is a recognized leader in the world of acrylic coatings in Canada. Their products stand out for their innovative nature. They provide optimum, long-lasting thermal insulation. What's more, they ensure that the envelope is watertight and therefore more energy-efficient.

Dryvit acrylic coating

The Dryvit brand, meanwhile, offers systems tailored to your sustainable development initiative. Its products feature a unique property known as Whetherlastic. The company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of architectural plasters.

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