San Francisco, California




The Challenge:

The Fairmont Hotel on Nob Hill overlooks the City and the Bay presenting a panoramic view of historic San Francisco. Its exterior window trim is covered with lead based paint and needed to be encased to maintain a first-class finish worthy of the Fairmont name.





Benefits Desired:

  •     Green, Environmentally Advanced
  •     Non-toxic and No VOCs
  •     No Surface Preparation
  •     No Hazardous Waste Generation
  •     No Disruption of Services
  •     Abate the Lead-Based Paint
  •     Custom Colors
  •     Cost Effective
  •     Historic Preservation
  •     20 year warranty





A Global Encasement System was designed with PrepLESS Primer and LeadLock to seal and manage-in-place the lead based painted surfaces. The LeadLock was tinted breakthrough black and top coated with Clear Coat.