One of the challenges you may face if you are updating your facility or building a new one is finding products that meet today’s stringent healthcare codes without sacrificing the comfort you want for your residents. You don’t want them to feel like they live in an institution, or a hotel for that matter, but it isn’t always easy to strike a balance between the two. Fortunately, there are a number of products now on the market that will help you realize the look and feel you are trying to achieve, that are also up to par with the latest healthcare requirements. Read More
When you’re thinking of a time to start your painting project, winter certainly isn’t the first season to come to mind, and with good reason. Winter’s cold, dark days make for bad conditions for outdoor projects, so exterior paint jobs or other outdoor renovations should probably wait for warmer weather. Interior painting, however, can be done year-round. There can even be some benefits to interior painting in the winter, as long as you take the proper precautions.
Taking on a large paint project is about more than just putting the paint on the wall. Here at Arch Painting, we make sure to take every step necessary to produce a flawless finished result. Before we even crack the paint cans open, here’s what we do to be prepared for painting.
Arch Painting, a proponent of children’s advocacy, and a leading provider of commercial and residential painting located at 1 Presidential Way, Woburn, MA, is kicking off their community-based giving back revitalization program through a donation of supplies and labor to the Children’s Center located within the Council of Social Concern, 2 Merrimac Street, Woburn, MA. Read More
What Is White Board Wall Paint and Wall Coating?
Whiteboard and dry erase wall paint and wall coating is exactly what it sounds like-paint that allows you to safely write or draw on your walls! Just like conventional whiteboards in offices and schools, whiteboard wall paint enables you to draw on the walls (wherever the paint is applied) with dry erase markers, then easily and cleanly wipe it away. There is NO MESS! Read More
What are Low VOC Paints?
Low VOC Paints are paints that have low or no volatile organic compounds (VOC’s), are categorized as environmentally friendly because the emission of VOC’s into the air is a type of air pollution. Generally, non-flat paints with no more than 150 grams of VOC’s per litre (g/L) of product are considered low VOC, regardless of any lack of certification, such as one from the United States Green Building Council (www.usgbc.org), which rates and certifies projects. The USGBC follows the requirements for paint in GS-11, a regulation of Green Seal, Inc. (www.greenseal.org), a non-profit that provides science-based environmental certification standards. Read More