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Are water-borne industrial metal coatings right for my business?

Author Tikkurila Sep 22, 2020 2:29:19 PM

While more companies are choosing to work with water-borne metal coatings, these products aren’t as widely used and understood compared to solvent-borne coatings. There are many misconceptions about water-borne metal coatings, leaving people unsure about whether they’re the right solution for their business. 

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Topics: Metal coatings

How to use water-borne coatings for metal treatment & protection

Author Tikkurila Sep 15, 2020 1:32:15 PM

No matter which products you use, you want your industrial metal coatings to perform well, provide a long-lasting finish, and protect metal surfaces from corrosion in harsh environments. 

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Topics: Metal coatings

FAQ – Metal surface treatment

Author Tikkurila Jun 29, 2020 9:05:57 AM

While the main purpose of all metal coatings is to protect against corrosion, each type of product performs differently according to different parameters. You want to choose the right metal coatings products for your specific business needs without compromising on quality and durability.

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Topics: Metal coatings

Water-borne vs. solvent-borne metal coatings: A comparison for industrial applications

Author Tikkurila Jun 15, 2020 1:50:06 PM

What do water-borne and solvent-borne coatings have in common, and what are the main differences between these two types of products? 

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Topics: Metal coatings

The truth behind 6 common water-borne metal coatings misconceptions

Author Tikkurila Jun 8, 2020 4:39:53 PM

Do industrial water-borne coatings perform as well as solvent-borne coatings? Can water-borne coatings really protect metal surfaces from corrosion? Won’t it require too much effort and investment to switch to water-borne solutions? 

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Topics: Metal coatings

Three things architects should know about fire-retardant products for wood

Author Tikkurila Aug 5, 2019 10:03:00 AM

What should an architect know about fire protection before planning a building project involving wood? Olli Prättälä from Siparila reveals all.

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Topics: Wood Fire Protection, Wood Construction

Architect Mikko Summanen: “For sustainable development, wood is by far the best building material available.”

Author Tikkurila Jun 27, 2019 1:27:00 PM

Known for designing the Kamppi Chapel in Helsinki and an expert in wood construction, architect Mikko Summanen sat down with us to discuss the possibilities, challenges, and future outlook of building with wood in Finland.

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Topics: Wood Fire Protection, Wood Construction

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