Fireproofing with Intumescent Coatings in Southern California

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

For a commercial or industrial building, adequate fireproofing is a must. More than simply keeping your building up to code, you can provide safety to your employees and customers. Intumescent coatings are a safe, affordable and durable option. Many businesses have found that intumescent coating services are a viable fireproofing solution, especially for steel structures.

How it works:

An intumescent substance swells when exposed to heat, increasing in volume and creating a protective thermal barrier for the treated substrate. These coatings are a form of passive fire protection, which means that it can contain fires or slow the spreading of fires.

Benefits:

  • Used on both interior and exterior of building
  • Lightweight material
  • Pleasing appearance
  • Easily applied to existing structures
  • Ideal for both commercial and industrial applications
  • Applied to a variety of surfaces, from doors to steel structures

Fires can instantly destroy everything you’ve worked hard to build. Cor-Ray Painting Company is experienced with various types of fireproofing and coating services in the Central and Southern California area, from intumescent coatings to cementitious fireproofing. For more information, please call (562) 906-9770 or read more about Cor-Ray’s fireproofing services.

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