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Textured Coating's COOLWALL® Chosen as Exclusive Exterior Coating for Energy Efficient Research Homes

Published on 2010-10-11. Author : SpecialChem

Textured Coatings of America, Inc.'s COOLWALL® System was recently chosen as the exclusive exterior coating for four energy efficient research homes built by the Zero Energy Building Research Alliance (ZEBRAlliance) in cooperation with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the U.S. Department of Energy.

 Jay Haines, TEX.COTE® President/CEO  and Andre Desjarlais, Group Leader, U.S. D.O.E.

Jay Haines, President and CEO of TEX.COTE® attended the ribbon cutting ceremony where he discussed the homes with Andre Desjarlais, Group Leader at the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

When asked why COOLWALL® was chosen as the exclusive exterior coating for the project, Desjarlais replied "Most of these colors have solar reflectances that are double that of traditional pigments". The ZEBRAlliance project is testing the success of multiple energy efficient technologies including COOLWALL® heat reflective exterior wall coatings.

About Textured Coatings of America, Inc.:

Textured Coatings of America, Inc. was founded in 1961 in Los Angeles, California. Along with the National Sales Office in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, TCA has manufacturing plants in California and Florida. Distribution points are located throughout the United States, Canada and many other countries throughout the world. TCA continues to add new distribution points regularly, the most recent of which is our new licensee in Dubai. Textured Coatings of America is one of the leading manufacturers of specialty coatings in the world.

Source: Textured Coatings of America, Inc.

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