CH#013 - 90 Maiden Lane



90 Maiden Lane
Manhattan, NY




Historic Landmark



The Challenge:

Deteriorating Lead-Based Paint over cast iron, masonry and wood on the exterior surface of this well known landmark in the historic downtown section of Manhattan needed to be abated. The building's owners wanted a cost effective solution that would also provide long-lasting protection.


Benefits Desired:

  • Green and Super Compliant Zero VOC Coatings
  • Cost effective
  • Long-lasting protective and a 20 Year Warranty
  • Halt corrosion, seal and waterproof the wood trim and masonry surfaces
  • Custom historic colors



GLOBAL Encasement's award winning products met and exceeded all of these requirements and saved the owners 70% over the cost of full blown removal and recoating. An encasement system was designed that included R.I.P.Rust-Inhibiting Primer to halt corrosion of the cast iron surfaces, PrepLESS Primerfor the wood trim and masonry to lock down any loose, flaking or peeling paint, 100% Acrylic Caulk to fill voids and cracks and LeadLock Topcoat custom tinted to match the buildings historic colors.