Standard surface preparation for recoats
Sep 15, 2020
In this third and final installment of our blog posts on surface preparation, we’ll look at recoating an existing coating.
Typical Surface Preparation Problems for Roofing Substrates
Aug 26, 2020
This is the second installment in a three-part series on surface preparation for Neogard fluid-applied coatings. In this installment of our blog series on surface preparation, we’ll take a look at roof surfaces and where contractors go wrong when preparing them for coating.
Four Common Pitfalls in the Surface Preparation of Concrete Decks
Aug 04, 2020
This is the first installment in a three-part series on surface preparation for Neogard fluid-applied coatings. Today we look at concrete decks and common mistakes applicators make when preparing the surface.
Hail, and how to mitigate it
Jul 10, 2020
Hail—it is inevitable. In the contiguous 48 states, every state experiences hailstorms. And they are all too common in Hail Alley, which stretches from the upper Great Plains to Texas, from Montana to Florida. And, the hailstones are typically accompanied by high winds, which cause their own set of problems.
The Neogard Brand Identity
Jun 30, 2020
On the 5th February 2020, we launched our new brand identity. The new logo and updated website emphasizes our mission to deliver innovative solutions and coating experiences all while providing exceptional service to our customers.
Neogard introduces 11 new PUMA/PMMA Dry Pigment Colors
Apr 09, 2020
Neogard is pleased to announce the addition of 11 new dry pigment colors for our PMMA/PUMA coatings. These are great for markings and line striping or for an entire deck
Letter from Group President & CEO Lars Petersson concerning COVID-19.
Mar 19, 2020
Letter to customers, partners and stakeholders from Group President & CEO Lars Petersson concerning COVID-19
Hempel North America COVID-19 Response
Mar 17, 2020
As the situation with COVID-19 continues to develop in North America, Neogard, a part of Hempel, recognizes the importance of continuing to serve you reliably and safely during this difficult time. Limiting the impact of the virus is a key priority for us, so we can continue to serve our customers and work with our suppliers and partners in the best possible way.
Neogard® Unveils Refreshed Brand Identity, Logo and Website
Feb 05, 2020
Neogard®, a part of Hempel, announced at the 2020 World
of Concrete Show in Las Vegas, Nevada that it launched a refreshed corporate brand identity,
redesigned logo and website.
ASTM E108 Fire Test passed for our PUMA/PMMA system
Nov 11, 2019
We are pleased to announce that our PUMA/PMMA RTS Vehicular System with Filler has passed the ASTM E108 Fire Test and has received the Class A Spread of Flame.
Peda-Gard FR system meets new requirements.
Aug 26, 2019
Neogard is pleased to announce the addition of the Peda-Gard FR (Fire Rated) system over a combustible plywood deck substrate
7870 High Solids Silicone – CRRC & Energy Star Credential
Jun 16, 2019
The Cool Roof Rating Council has finished reviewing the test results data for the Neogard Silicone 7870 (873JB) and has determined this roofing product complies with CRRC-1 Rating Program and Energy Star requirements.
Neogard systems passed the LEED v4 CDPH V1.2
May 23, 2019
We a very proud to announce the LEED v4 certification results for the Indoor Environmental Quality Credit for Low Emitting Materials on the listed series products.
Floor-Gard HD / Wall- Gard HD now available
Jan 28, 2019
We are pleased to offer Floor-Gard HD / Wall-Gard HD in three finishes (Gloss, Semi-gloss, Satin). This is Neogard’s first water-based floor coating we have developed and it is available as an optional topcoat for most of our flooring systems.
Neogard RTS PMMA/PUMA Systems
Nov 09, 2018
PMMA/PUMA systems for fast turnaround in challenging conditions.
Introducing NEOGARD High-Solids Silicone Roof Systems
Jul 03, 2018
High-solids silicone systems with fast return to service, no tear-off, and lower lifecycle costs.
NEOGARD Introduces New Food & Beverage Brochure
Apr 03, 2018
NEOGARD introduces a new NEOGARD Food & Beverage Brochure.
Updated Roofing Guide Specifications
Mar 13, 2018
Updated versions of our Elasta-Gard Roofing Guide Specifications are now online.
Flooring Product and Guide Specification Updates
Mar 13, 2018
New versions of our Chemical Resistant Urethane (CRU) and Polyaspartic are now available.
2017 Application Manuals Now Available
Nov 10, 2017
The 2017 NEOGARD Application Manuals are now available online. Changes to this year's manuals include:
Introducing Wall-Gard HD
Oct 02, 2017
NEOGARD high performance Wall-Gard HD wall coating system for interior applications addresses the market needs for healthcare facilities, hotels, schools, universities and high traffic commercial facilities looking for an architectural finish with industrial coating performance.
Theoretical and Actual Coverage Rates
Jul 20, 2017
Theoretical coverages are those calculated for glass-smooth surfaces with no allowances made for loss. Manufacturers publish theoretical coverages instead of actual coverages because they cannot anticipate job or surface conditions.
What's the Point With Dew Point?
Jul 06, 2017
Dew Point is the temperature at which moisture will condense on a surface. No coatings should be applied unless surface temperature is a minimum of 5°F (3°C) above this point. Temperature must be maintained during curing.