CH#169 - B. Altman Building, 365 5th Ave.



B. Altman Building, 365 5th Ave.
New York, NY







The Challenge:

This Historically Significant Office Building had Lead-Based Paint Covering All Window Frames on the Exterior. The Building Owners Wanted a Cost Effective Solution that Would Also Provide a Long Term Solution.


Benefits Desired:

  •     Class A Fire Rating
  •     Minimum Surface Preparation
  •     No Generation of Additional Hazardous Waste
  •     Halt Corrosion, Seal and Waterproof Wood Trim
  •     Nothing Toxic Released During Application
  •     Custom Color
  •     Long Lasting Solution with 20 Year Warranty
  •     Cost Effective



AGLOBAL Encasement System was Designed with PrepLESS Primer to Lock Down Loose and Flaking Paint Chips and Lead Dust and LeadLock TopCoat Custom Tinted to Match the Buildings Historic Color.



All Work Performed by GEI Approved Applicator:  Bond Painting Company, 42 W. 38th St., New York, NY 10018