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Anvil Paints & Coatings, Inc. of Largo, Florida Joins John R. Burt Enterprises Family of Companies


Anvil has joined the John R. Burt Enterprises family of companies

LARGO, FLORIDA – Florida-based Anvil Paints & Coatings, Inc. has joined the John R. Burt Enterprises family of companies. Since 1967, Anvil has been an industry-leading manufacturer of premium quality coatings and specialty paints, offering a variety of products for industrial roofs, concrete surfaces, wall textures and other surfaces. Anvil’s line of liquid roof coating products enhances the extensive collection of commercial roofing solutions provided by sister company Duro-Last®, Inc., offering customers a variety of additional options dedicated to roof maintenance and upkeep

“We’re excited to grow the Anvil business that has been built over the last 50 years,” said Kurt Schwahn, President of Anvil Paints & Coatings. “The Anvil brand is an excellent fit with Duro-Last and its sister companies, allowing for entry into new markets with new products.”

While now a member of John R. Burt Enterprises, Anvil will continue to support current customers within their key categories, as well as increased opportunities with Duro-Last.

“Anvil’s historical quality and excellence in elastomeric and silicone roof coatings is a great addition to our current product line and will provide our customers with a wider selection of roofing solutions,” said Duro-Last CEO Tom Saeli. “We’re eager to incorporate Kurt’s leadership as we continue to grow.”

About Anvil Paints & Coatings, Inc.

Founded 50 years ago, Anvil Paints & Coatings is one of the nation’s premiere manufacturers of premium quality coatings and specialty paints. The Largo, Florida-based company began with a single specialty coating product designed for tile roofs popular in the Southern Florida region. They now sell over 65 different products in 320 SKU’s across the nation. Anvil’s core product categories include roof coatings, concrete floor coatings, and wall texture products. For more information on Anvil, call 800-822-6776 or visit

About Duro-Last®, Inc.

Known as the “World’s Best Roof®”, Duro-Last®, Inc. is the world’s largest manufacturer of custom-fabricated, thermoplastic single-ply roofing systems. Factory controlled custom-fabrication can eliminate up to 85% of field seams, resulting in lower on-site labor costs and easier installation. Duro-Last’s roofing systems are sustainable and extremely durable. Over two billion square feet of Duro-Last membrane has been installed throughout North America. Duro-Last is headquartered in Saginaw, Michigan with additional manufacturing facilities in Grants Pass, Oregon; Jackson, Mississippi; Sigourney, Iowa; Carrollton, Texas; and Ludlow, Massachusetts. For more information on Duro-Last, call 800-248-0280 or visit