Industrial Paints Explained
Industrial paints are specialized paints that are designed for use in industrial or commercial settings, such as factories, warehouses, and manufacturing plants to name but a few. These paints are typically more durable and resistant to wear and tear than traditional paints, and they may also have special properties such as resistance to chemicals, corrosion, or extreme temperatures.
Here are some common types of industrial paints and when you might use them:
- Epoxy paint: Epoxy paint is a type of industrial paint that is commonly used on floors and other surfaces that experience high traffic or heavy use. It is extremely durable, resistant to chemicals and abrasion, and can withstand high temperatures.
- Polyurethane paint: Polyurethane paint is a type of industrial paint that is often used in marine and aerospace applications due to its resistance to water, chemicals, and UV rays. It is also commonly used in automotive applications for its durability and scratch resistance.
- Zinc-rich paint: Zinc-rich paint is a type of industrial paint that is used for its corrosion resistance. It is often applied to steel surfaces that are exposed to harsh environments or saltwater.
- High-temperature paint: High-temperature paint is a type of industrial paint that can withstand extreme temperatures, often up to 1200°F. It is commonly used on equipment and machinery that operates at high temperatures, such as ovens and furnaces.
If you are working in an industrial or commercial setting, you may want to consider using industrial paints to ensure that your surfaces are properly protected and durable. Industrial paints can help to extend the life of your equipment and machinery, and can also improve safety by providing slip-resistant surfaces or high-visibility markings.
IPS Paint Supplies
IPS Paint Supplies is a provider of industrial paints to a variety of sectors across South Wales including construction, marine and transport. To find out more visit our website at https://www.ipspaint.co.uk/industrial/ or call us on the numbers below to discuss your specific requirements:
Swansea: 01792 784078
Cardiff: 02920 022461