Contractors and Sub-Contractors

Contractors and Sub-Contractors - Paint FAQs

  • Q: Why would I need paint that is water based, odorless and non-toxic? Why would I care about any of this? +

    A: By reducing your Employees exposure to toxic and harmful substances and vapors you reduce the medical fees, overall cost of sick leaves and high staff rotation (recruitment, training). The environmental elements are increasingly included in the bidding requirements. By choosing environmentally sound materials Contractors differentiate themselves in the bidding situations and have higher changes of being awarded a contract. Painting usually comes as last task in the projects and so often time schedules are overshot. By using Zero VOC paint it is possible to catch up some valuable calendar time as the premises can be occupied sooner, saving potential penalties.
  • Q: I am contractor, how is long lasting paint important to me? Doesn’t it mean less repetition work for me? +

    A: Flügger uses Modern Technology and the best raw materials which give a great quality for money for the Developer. By using high quality Flügger paint system that has excellent longevity, you attract Architects and Developers and have an advantage in the bidding process.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger paint has excellent washability and self-cleaning ability. How can I benefit from this? +

    A: By using High Quality Flügger Three Coat Paint System that has excellent longevity, you attract top Developers and have an advantage in the bidding process. By using High Quality Flügger Three Coat Paint System that has excellent longevity, you attract top Architects as they want to see their designs looking great for long time.
  • Q: I am a contractor, how is high UV resistance and non-fading paint important to me? +

    A: By using High Quality Flügger Three Coat Paint System that has excellent longevity, you attract top Developers and have an advantage in the bidding process. By using High Quality Flügger Three Coat Paint System that has excellent longevity, you attract top Architects as they want to see their designs looking great for long time.
  • Q: I am contractor, how is pollutant resisting paint important to me? +

    A: By using High Quality Flügger Three Coat Paint System that has excellent longevity, you attract top Developers and have an advantage in the bidding process. By using High Quality Flügger Three Coat Paint System that has excellent longevity, you attract top Architects as they want to see their designs looking great for long time.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger paint has a minimum 98% hiding power. How does this affect my project? +

    A: As High Quality Flügger products require only 2 top coat layers even on dark substrate, you will save two to three coats worth paint with its application cost. The work load is reduced, so you have a very good possibility to catch up any schedule overshoots. Can help to reduce the weeks your painting team is occupied to only half of it, which enables you to send them to the next project earning money.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger paint has a an excellent spread rate. How does this help with my project? +

    A: As High Quality Flügger products give much more square meter per liter, you will save in material cost. This gives you an advantage in the bidding process.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger paint makes use of special Sealer or Primer to prepare new concrete substrate. I do use white flat latex as sealer. How is this different? +

    A: Flügger Three Coat Paint System uses special modern technology (Nano-technology) materials for the first coat. The Sealer and Primer also hide part of the substrate imperfections and prevent small cracks from showing later, keeping the coat surface beautiful for long time. Flügger Indoor Sealer deals with the alkaline deposits, reinforces the substrate by penetrating it with the Nano-size material, allowing a maximum adhesion for the two top coats. Flügger Outdoor Primer is a special silicone reinforced material that deals with the alkaline deposits, reinforces the substrate by penetrating it with the Nano-size material, allowing a maximum adhesion for the two top coats.
  • Q: What is background of the manufacturer of Flügger paints and coating systems? +

    A: The manufacturers name is Flügger, which is 230 years old company originating from Germany and now having HQ in Denmark, EU. Flügger is public listed company and one of the Europe’s largest paint manufacturers. This enhances the Contractors reputation and gives an advantage in the bidding situation and helps to get a preferred Contractor status.
  • Q: It is an EU Brand, how competitive it is on the local market? +

    A: Our prices start from 20 Pesos per liter, but we would normally like to quote the entire project to be able to compute the total cost for square meter. Flügger products have an excellent hiding power and spread rate and we only need three coatings at any given time, our total cost will be very competitive. In addition to this, the ongoing maintenance costs and the entire building life-span cost and environmental load are very competitive. \
  • Q: What is computerized tinting system and why is it important to my projects? +

    A: This is the system that ensures that every liter and gallon of paint is exactly same in selected color shade. We have color selection software that allows you to pick and choose exactly the color shade the Architect or Developer wants, even from a sample. There is no limitation of the color shades so you can fulfill any design that is specified to the customer satisfaction. There is no variation between cans. This ensures your work looks evenly colored inside out as designed and helps to keep customer happy. This gives an advantage in bidding process through good reputation.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger Production is ISO 14001. What does this mean and how does it affect me? +

    A: ISO 14000 is a family of standards related to environmental management that exists to help organizations (a) minimize how their operations negatively affect the environment; (b) comply with applicable laws, regulations, and other environmentally oriented requirements, and (c) continually improve in the above. This ensures that the products you use in your designs fulfill the rigorous environmental standards adopted globally. Typically, A World Class/Top Architects and Designers use this kind of products to design environmentally sound properties to promote green values of the Development.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger Operation is ISO 9001. I am a contractor, how does it affect me? +

    A: By using high quality paint system that has excellent longevity, you attract Developers and have an advantage in the bidding process.
  • Q: Your website says that Flügger European Eco-Labeled and LEED Compliant. Why would I care about this? +

    A: Architects and Developers more and more often include environmental elements into bidding requirements. EU Ecolabel certified as well as LEED practicable products are guaranteed to be ecologically sound and give advantage in bidding. Local Philippine Green Building Council’s BERDE Green Building Rating System somewhat follows the international recommendations and require environmentally sound products.
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