Who is TSW? TSW This Stuff Works, Inc. 20 Year Anniversary April 2014 Graffiti Abatement Product Specialists 800-4GRAFFITI 800-447-2334 / 510-783-5224 www.TSWwarehouse.com www.TSWwarehouse.com
TSW Goals Aid in worldwide graffiti relief Provide safe, reliable and efficient products Provide customers with graffiti abatement knowledge Be “THE” Graffiti Abatement Specialists Continue supporting Stop Urban Blight
o 101 o VOC’S o PAINT OR REMOVE o GRAFFITI RESISTANT COATINGS o STOP URBAN BLIGHT Graffiti
101 VOC’s Paint or Restore Graffiti Resistant Coatings 101 Estimated USA costs dealing with graffiti 2003 = $7 Billion 2008 = $15 Billion 2009 = $17 Billion 2012 = $20 Billion Community involvement, education and beautification efforts are key components to reducing and preventing graffiti.
Graffiti 101 VOC’s Paint or Restore Graffiti Resistant Coatings VOC’s Volatile Organic Compounds Are organic chemical compounds that are highly evaporative and can produce noxious fumes. VOC Restrictions Vary from state to state even from city to city. Current CA standard % by weight VOC limitations for graffiti removers Aerosol 50% (500 g/L) Non-Aerosol 30% (300 g/L) Current CA standard % by weight VOC limitations for graffiti resistant coatings Non-Sacrificial 100 g/L Sacrificial – 50 g/L
Graffiti 101 VOC’s Paint or Remove? Graffiti Resistant Coatings Paint or Remove? Paint Large graffiti on painted surfaces Frequently tagged surfaces Remove Non-Painted surfaces Brick, concrete, masonry, stucco Signs, vehicles Small tags on painted surfaces
Graffiti 101 VOC’s Paint or Restore Graffiti Resistant Coatings Sacrificial Coating is removed with graffiti and needs to be reapplied Non-Sacrificial Permanent Generally hi-sheen, expensive, difficult to remove if necessary Semi-Permanent Generally moderately priced Limited number of cleanings
TSW Products (3 Different Removers) TSW9 Plasti-Master TSW Products TSW9 Plasti-Master Remover for Delicate Surfaces Removes graffiti, stains, paint overspray and more From signs, vehicles, plastics, aluminum, and many other hard finished surfaces. Available in 4oz Spray, 24oz Spray, Gallon, 5 Gallon, 30 Gallon and 55 Gallon
TSW Products (3 Different Removers) TSW2 Multi-Master TSW Products TSW2 and TSW2G (GEL) Multi-Master Biodegradable Graffiti and Stain Remover for Most Surfaces Removes graffiti & stains consisting of oil & latex paints, permanent marker, pen, inks, lipstick, correction fluid, tar and more. From most surfaces including but not limited to paint, carpet, clothing and much more. Available in 4oz, 24oz, Gallon, 5 Gallon, 30 Gallon and 55 Gallon containers.
TSW Product (3 Different Removers) TSW2 Multi-Master TSW Products TSW2 and TSW2G (GEL) Multi-Master
Painters Helper Kit INCLUDES: TSW9 Plasti-Master 4oz TSW2 Multi-Master 2oz TSW7 Neutralizer Ideal for contractors & homeowners. Safely Remove paint marker & more For use on carpet, clothes, vehicles & many other surfaces Kit includes 2 different removers and a neutralizer
TSW Products (3 Different Removers) TSW3G Mason-Master TSW Products TSW3G (GEL) Mason-Master Graffiti Remover for Unpainted Porous Surfaces Removes spray paint and other common graffiti vandalism From brick, concrete, stone and most other non-painted natural surfaces. Available in 24oz, Gallon, 5 Gallon, 30 Gallon and 55 Gallon containers
TSW Products (3 Different Removers) TSW3G Mason-Master TSW Products TSW3G (GEL) Mason-Master Remover for Unpainted Porous Surfaces
TSW Products (Anti-Graffiti Coatings) TSW4 Acryli-Master TSW8 Acryli-Master TSW Anti-Graffiti Coatings TSW4 Acryli-Master (Semi-Gloss) TSW8 Acryli-Master (Matte) Available in Test Kit, Gallon and Five Gallon
TSW Products (Anti-Graffiti Coatings) TSW4 Acryli-Master TSW8 Acryli-Master TSW Products Acryli-Master Anti-Graffiti Coatings Non Sacrificial Semi-Permanent Low VOC Clear, water-based acrylic Matte or semi-gloss Apply with airless sprayer, roller or brush Up to a dozen cleaning cycles using TSW2 or TSW2G Multi-Master Can be painted over
Calling Tech Support 1. Eliminate Potential Problems 2. Pre-Register Job 1. Name and Company Name 2. Contact Phone # 3. Surface Being Coated 4. Job Location & Job Name 5. Square Footage 6. Amount of Product Purchased 7. Where & When Purchased 3. Review Application Procedures
TSW Products pH Testers Surface pH needs to be between 7-10 or surface can repel the coating. TSW Products pH Testers TSW6 pH Quick Test Developed to turn color if surface pH level is above 10 and dry clear if below 10 pH Pencil Kit Developed to test surface pH levels ranging from 0 - 13
Application 1. Porous surfaces dilute first coat 40% with water (Primer coat) 2. Thin Even Coats 3. Airless application optimum 4. Roller & or brush can be used 5. Catch any runs or drips w/dry brush or pad 6. Best not to apply in direct sunlight
What is Stop Urban Blight? A 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the elimination of graffiti vandalism. GOAL – Reduce costs cities, businesses and citizens are forced to spend dealing with this problem. MISSION - Provide education and training in the field of graffiti prevention, abatement & removal.
Join Stop Urban Blight Register at www.StopUB.org and receive a Login ID and Password to access members area FREE!www.StopUB.org Members area offers library of info, training courses & more Receive offers and discounts from Stop Urban Blight Sponsors. Up to 45% discount on Stop Urban Blight hosted events.
Members of Stop Urban Blight also receive annual publication of Graffiti Fighter Magazine Resource Guide
International Graffiti Conference April 22 nd – 25 th 2014 In Phoenix, AZ Visit www.ZeroGraffiti.orgwww.ZeroGraffiti.org
This Stuff Works, Inc. Anti-Graffiti Products “The Graffiti Abatement Specialists” 800.4GRAFFITI 800.447.2334 www.TSWwarehouse.com