Shelf Life — July, 2015

By Jerry Rabushka,

  Filed under: Departments, Shelf Life


Alex and More

DAP Alex Plus All Purpose Acrylic Latex Caulk Plus Silicone is paintable in just 30 minutes. It contains silicone additives for greater flexibility and adhesion to a wide variety of surfaces and it shrinks less for a durable, waterproof seal that won’t crack or shine through paint. It is easy to apply and tool, low in odor and cleans up easily with water. Backed by a 40-year guarantee; comes in white in a 10.1 fl. oz. standard cartridge size and a 5.5 fl. oz. squeeze tube.



It’s Spec-Tacular

Rust-Oleum’s Multispec Airless Pro Multicolor Finish allows professionals to apply a multicolor architectural coating to interior walls using airless spray equipment. This long lasting, durable coating is made for commercial, industrial and residential environments. It provides interior walls with a unique, multi-fleck coating that hides surface imperfections and is on-trend with contemporary wallcovering. It is formulated for drywall, wood, masonry, laminate, metal and other interior surfaces.



The Love of Gloves

Wells Lamont Industrial’s FlexTech™ Y9216 offers superior protection in jobs and projects where cuts are common, while maintaining a high level of dexterity and comfort. The palm is dipped in a sandy nitrile coating for improved grip. The shell is made from a unique blend of high performance fibers and stainless steel to further ensure a cool, safe and comfortable glove. The back of the glove is uncoated to allow hands to breathe and stay cool.



Bond…Super Bond…

SUPERMAXX™ is Krylon’s premium paint, formulated with maximum rust protection, superior durability and outstanding adhesion Superbond® Technology. If offers ultimate adhesion to the most challenging surfaces including laminate, melamine, plexiglass, metal, bare wood, wicker, polypropylene (PPO) and thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO). Available in 45 different colors and finishes including expanded satin and hammered metallic.



Bear With Us

Franmar’s has new packaging for its Blue Bear® Paint & Urethane Stripper. The product was recently named as one of Woodcraft Magazine’s Top Ten Game-Changing Tools of the Past 10 Years. Blue Bear Paint & Urethane Stripper is the safe choice for coatings removal. This gelled stripper removes multiple layers of coatings on both vertical and horizontal wood, metal, and concrete surfaces with a single application. Contains no water or dyes that could harm the wood or make refinishing more difficult. Made from American soybeans, emits no toxic fumes and can be cleaned up with water.