restoration & maintenance of architectural surfaces since 1932

Rex Dean

Rex Dean

National Facade Group

Rex has 33 years of expertise in Architectural Façade & Curtain Wall Restoration. He has a proven record of success through over 1,500 projects in 40 states and 11 countries. He heads up the Façade Restoration Group at Stuart Dean Company, Inc. This group restores architectural metal, curtain walls & building facades. NACE Certified Coating Inspectors help clients evaluate the remaining service life of existing coatings and educate building owners and managers on how to avoid costly mistakes when preserving or enhancing cladded systems with unique clear & colored high performance coating systems.

During the assessment phase of any building envelope Rex or the Stuart Dean Façade team members conduct intensive inspections, creating Condition Surveys and Analysis. In addition, he will provide Conceptual Budgets and Planning Reports. He will run through conceptual scenarios that enable the client to consider how the work of the project will relate to the ongoing operation of the building. Consequently, the scope, work sequence and schedule become a functional matrix mindful of the essential need to maintain the day-today activities of the building occupants with minimal discomfort. Stuart Dean maintains a 10,000 square foot National Training Facility in Cleveland, Ohio, which is used by Stuart Dean applicators across the country for training and certification as High- Performance Coating application specialists. Mr. Dean assists in the annual training and education of these technicians. Certifications are granted in conjunction with top coating manufacturers, which enable our technicians to be certified by numerous coating companies. This allows Stuart Dean to offer field-applied coating warranties atypical of the industry standard.

Once work commences, he directs the project management team and technical specialists. His involvement includes leading the preparation and scheduling efforts. Rex is in business to help those who are serious about giving their building a new look and extended service life. He will assure that his team will demonstrate their professional expertise. His goal is to meet the client’s needs and exceed their expectations with each project he undertakes.

Professional Affiliations

  • The Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC) • National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) Rex is a certified NACE Coating Inspector as recognized by the NACE International Institute.
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA) • Construction Specification Institute (CSI) • American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) • Aluminum Extruders Counsel (AEC)

Areas of Expertise

  • Architectural Façade & Curtain Wall Restoration • Field Applied Fluoropolymer Coatings • Anodized Aluminum Restoration • Aluminum Clear Coatings • Architectural Aluminum
  • Corrosion Remediation • Copper & Copper Alloy Pre- Patina Finishes • Architectural Flat Glass Contamination & Scratch Restoration


Business Management, Mount Wachusett College, 1978