This handy 28-page booklet includes 125 color pictures and defines 81 different defects and failures commonly found with architectural/commercial paints and coatings. As the most comprehensive visual collection available, professionals and novices will benefit from the sight and explanation of coating failures. It’s an excellent tool for either assessing the surface prior to a repaint project to determine surface preparation and priming requirements, or to review the quality of a new paint job. A quick read can help anybody prevent costly mistakes. A constant reference for professionals!