Recreational Equipment

You want coatings that work hard, so your customers can play hard. Whether it’s a tough undercoating or a glossy top coat, long-term protection and performance are mandatory. Valspar provides a full range of powder, liquid and e-coat solutions to meet your corrosion and finish needs. Valspar coatings are also designed for easy application to help your operation run as efficiently as possible.

Meeting the Challenge: Tougher Performance

A leading snowmobile manufacturer wanted to improve the quality and durability of the coatings for their machines. They were looking for better long-term coatings performance with no fading, cracking or corrosion. They turned to Valspar for an e-coat that would deliver robust performance year after year in extreme outdoor conditions. Valspar also helped design a coating application process to ensure maximum efficiency.

The Right Technology for Every Project

Your machines work hard. So your coatings must work harder. That’s why we never stop working to bring you the latest ideas and technologies. We are a full-service solutions provider, with expertise in all chemistries, applications and combinations of coatings, so you always get the solution that meets your precise needs.


The unique advantages of powder coatings make them a popular choice for Recreational Equipment. Valspar offers a full line of electrostatically sprayed powder technologies, each formulated to meet your specific needs. Our powder coatings offer the smooth finish and tough protection for equipment in a variety of operating environments. In addition, powder coatings solutions are gentle on the environment, generally emitting zero or near-zero volatile organic compounds (VOCs).


Valspar liquid coatings are used around the world to provide world class protection and finish. Choose from traditional, high-performance, solvent-based coatings or environmentally safer, low-VOC, water-based coatings. Whatever you choose, you can count on unmatched durability, superior batch-to-batch consistency and leading-edge appearance technology.

Leveraging Our Expertise: Valspar’s Global Competencies

Coatings Formulation

We customize coatings to optimize total cost and efficiency in your operation.

Application Engineering

We deliver global best practices to help optimize your operations, ensuring consistent performance on your lines around the world.

World-class Manufacturing

Our lean six sigma culture is focused on productivity and safety, whether we are manufacturing coatings for your or working on-site at your facility.

Expert Service at Every Step

The best products are only as good as the service that supports them. That’s why we’re proud to offer best-in-class service and technical expertise. Our global footprint means we’re there to help wherever and whenever you need assistance. We react quickly, responding to your immediate needs and concerns. But we’re also proactive, working side-by-side with you to drive continuous improvements in quality and value. From coatings to application to operations, we deliver end-to-end service designed to maximize the success of your business.