Frequently Asked Questions
1. How does
this product hold up in cold climates?
ans - Experience shows that STARDEK Coatings have performed well in
northern climates. Unlike other products such as stains or paints, STARDEK seals
the concrete preventing moisture from penetrating the surface, freezing, and
causing the concrete to pop off.
How is it applied?
STARDEK products are easily troweled, sprayed, or applied with a roller.
Patterns are created with the use of stencils. These stencils are available in
rolls and cover approximately 1000 sq.ft. We instruct you on the use of stencils
during our three day training program.
Do I need any special equipment?
ans - Only very
basic equipment is needed to apply STARDEK Coatings. The smaller items include
brushes, rollers, tape, scrapers, and various small hand tools. Larger items
include a compressor, texture gun, airless and Stardust gun. We have available
all equipment and supplies necessary to install these coatings.
How long is the training class? Is there any hidden cost?
ans - There is
no minimum investment or royalty fee! Training classes last 3 days and are held
in Seffner, Florida (minutes from Tampa International Airport). This is a
hands-on class and one of the most extensive training courses in the industry,
so bring some work clothes and be ready to get involved.
During training we will cover all aspects of the decorative coatings industry,
from marketing, job preparation to job completion. Training manuals and lunch
are included, along with free samples for you to take home. If you can stay an
extra day you can visit Sun City Center where STARDEK has over 7,000
applications completed. Many of these jobs are over 25 years old and all are
within a 2 mile radius. No on else in the industry can make this claim.
Is there a franchise fee?
ans - Not only
are there are no franchise fees or royalties, there are no minimum purchases or
hidden costs. Experience shows that once you spend a couple days with us, you
will only want to use the best - STARDEK
What if I'm on the job and have a problem?
ans - Simply give us a call. We have an
experienced technical staff available to answer your questions. Each technical
staff member has had a minimum of 10 years field experience and is fully
qualified to answer your questions.
How long has this product been in use?
ans - STARDEK products, manufactured by
Color-Crown Corporation, have been a standard in the industry for over 30 years.
Nearly 100,000 applications in Florida attest to the quality and durability of
these tough coatings.
How many coatings systems do you offer?
ans - There are over (11) eleven different coating systems that you will learn
during training. Your imagination is truly your limit. Cost range from very
economical to very expensive. This allows you maximum flexibility in
selling. You will always have a product for whatever your prospects spending
9. Do I have to get my
product from Tampa?
have distributors (Capitol Concrete Solutions Washington Metro DC Distributor)that can drop ship your order if you're located in their
prescribed area. This will save you both time and shipping costs. (We are always
looking for new distributors in order to expand our distribution network)
10. How long has Color-Crown
Corporation been in business?
Color-Crown has been manufacturing concrete coatings since 1972!
How do I get on the training schedule?
Simple, just call
(800) 282-1599 for Colorcrown Corporation or for
CCSLLC call (703) 440-4067. We will work
around your schedule and try to set up the dates you desire. After agreeing on a
date, Colorcrown will send you an enrollment package which contains maps, recommended
hotels (offering discounted rates), and date confirmation. If you have any
questions after looking over the package, just give us a call or
E-mail us now.
Call Capitol Concrete Solutions today at 703-440-4067.