Flame Guard - Fire Retardant Paint Additive
Flame Guard is a granular additive designed to give paint a Class "A" or Class "B" fire retardant rating.
Items that qualify for free shipping are sent FedEx ground. We deliver nationwide, see expedited transit times and our shipping rates by entering your shipping info on the checkout page.
Add one dose per gallon for a Class B rating, just double the dose and it becomes a Class A fire retardant additive.
What types of paint can Flame Guard be added to?
Flame Guard can only be added to a flat latex coating. Otherwise, it will gel the coating.
Can I tint the paint once Flame Guard has been added?
Yes, the paint is fully tint-able with Flame Guard.
What testing data is there to support the claims?
Testing data employed for measuring the flame spread rate was: ASTM D 3806-79 that corresponds with ASTM E-84. It assumes Class "A" specification when used as directed.
Is Flame Guard intumescent?
No, Flame Guard does not foam. It suffocates the substrate from the flame - therefore, if there is no oxygen for the flame, there is no fire.
Where should I use Flame Guard?
Flame Guard should be used on interior surfaces wherever you wish to "slow" the spread of the flame.
What has it been approved for?
Use Flame Guard treated paint in schools, hospitals, nursing homes, private dwellings, and day care facilities, or wherever you wish to have added protection.
We make it our mission to ship your order in a timely fashion. Due to the nature of our business and the wide variety of our product offerings we sometimes encounter stock issues. Should there be any issues getting your order shipped we will contact you to update you on the situation.
All in stock items ship within 24 business hours. If you need your order shipped sooner than that please contact us directly before placing your order.
- FedEx Priority Overnight
- FedEx Standard Overnight
- FedEx 2Day A.M
- FedEx 2Day
- FedEx Express Saver
- FedEx Ground
- Local In Store Pickup