Q: Can I buy the Rhino Shield product and apply it myself?
A: No. The product is sold and installed by Rhino Shield Dealers only.
Q: Why does it take so much more time to complete a job with Rhino Shield as compared to regular paint?
A: Completion time is always affected by preparation time. Some projects take longer to prepare.
Q: Is changing the color down the road a problem?
A: Colors are easily changed by reapplying the top-coat only.
Q: I have brick, what would the advantages of using Rhino Shield?
A: Coating a brick home gives the opportunity to completely change the look of the home’s exterior. In addition, all cracks and crevices in the work area are sealed with the adhesive base coat to help protect your home.
Q: What surface can Rhino Shield be applied over?
A: Rhino-Shield coating is designed for most any surface and solves associated problems. The ceramic wall coating goes over all wood substrates, masonite, brick, stone, cement, cement block, stucco and many others.
Q: Do you repair rotten wood before installation?
A: All rotten wood is repaired or replaced as agreed in contract before coating is applied.
Q: For comparison purposes explain the term “Professional Paint Job”.
A: A “Professional Paint Job” includes power washing, repairing bad wood, priming and applying as many coats as the paint manufacturer specifies.
Q: How expensive is this product?
A: Rhino-Shield is going to be more than a traditional paint job and less or about the same as vinyl siding. To receive an exact price for your home, please contact us to request your free, no obligation estimate.
Q: Can Rhino Shield be applied to historic homes?
A: You should always verify the rules for historic areas; however, Rhino Shield will be readily acceptable in most areas. Rhino Shield restores and beautifies old wood.
Q: How thick is the Rhino Shield product?
A: Six to ten times thicker than regular paint.
Q: Can Rhino Shield be tinted to any color?
A: Rhino-Shield can be tinted to standard colors or custom tinting is available.
Q: Does this product breath?
A: Yes. This product is totally gas permeable and allows water vapor to escape.
Q: How does Rhino Shield coating compare to vinyl siding?
A: Rhino Shield is usually about the same price or a little less than vinyl siding. One main difference is the consumer keeps the natural look of the home’s exterior.