Protective Coatings Application: Types of Substrates and Materials


To have a basic understanding of the numerous types of substrates and materials that the protective coatings applicator may encounter, these include:

  • Steel.
  • Stainless Steel.
  • Concrete.
  • Aluminium.
  • Zinc.
  • Copper.
  • Plastic.
  • Wood.
  • Cast Iron.
  • Wrought Iron

All the above materials may be classified as substrates for paint coatings.