The excellent adhesion of NatureOne® 100% Acrylic Exterior
NatureOne®100% Acrylic Exterior with its acrylic resin technology has several remarkable qualities. It is naturally breathable, has excellent UV resistance, is color stable, retains flexibility, and has excellent adhesion. Let’s discuss its excellent adhesion qualities in more depth.
The resins used in NatureOne® are of the finest quality and are used in Europe in the joinery business. The tight grain wood used in this door and window industry requires a resin with excellent adhesion. NatureOne with specially built in adhesion promoters provides excellent initial and long term bond to the wood substrate. In fact it provides good adhesion to existing alkyd finishes. With the lower VOC levels being implemented nation wide in the near future and customers seeking environmentally friendly products, this feature becomes more significant.
Proper surface preparation must be completed on all previously coated surfaces prior to recoating. Even if the existing alkyd oil or waterbased system is in good condition it must be power washed with a cleaning solution. When the condition of the coating is past this point, evaluating what process should be done can be difficult, and may need assesment by a coatings consultatant.
A couple of points to remember: