Our Favorite Made In The USA Products


We’re fanatical about US manufacturing and innovation here at Clear-Coat. There’s the obvious and tangible reasons: supporting local economies, revitalizing US manufacturing, offsetting our country’s trade deficit, and adding jobs to the US market.  But there’s something else – US-made and US-designed goods have a certain je ne sais quoi about them – they have a great tactile experience, they’re robust, and well thought out.  The same could be said for many great engineering, design, and manufacturing [Continue reading...]

This Bulletproof, Diamond-Encrusted Suit Just Might Make You Invincible

Diamond Suit

There’s nothing quite like a well-fitting suit. Except for one that’s diamond-encrusted, bulletproof and comes stock with air-conditioning (perfect for those moments you need to go for a quick jog – or walk casually away from an explosion). If that sounds like something out of Bruce Wayne’s wildest daydreams, you might be shocked to find out – it actually exists. Introducing the Completely Ridiculous Diamond Suit from SuitArt. The Diamond Suit is a black diamond-studded, [Continue reading...]

Stuff We Liked in April

Stuff we like this month

It’s time for another monthly roundup of the cool stuff we came across while traversing the web this month. From zippered ear buds (it makes more sense than you think) to bamboo keyboards, we hunted down some of the coolest, most innovative products that we’d love to get our hands on. This month, we’ve got a theme: Innovation in the routing parts of your day – a “Spring cleaning” of cluttered spaces and a fresh [Continue reading...]

Clear-Coat Office Chalkboard


Clear-Coat is an all-in-one company – so we design, manage, and manufacture our products in one big mixed use space. About a year ago, we decided it’d be great to have an area dedicated entirely to creative development – our design projects, R&D, founders, and design staff would all move into this new space. Right at the entrance of this new space, we installed an 8ft x 8ft chalkboard and have been wanting a local [Continue reading...]

9 Must-Have Apps for Outdoor Adventurers

Outdoor Apps

Reasons to love the great outdoors: fresh air, falling leaves, the scent of wood burning in a bright, fiery bonfire, and… the opportunity to discover new mobile apps. (You didn’t really think we were that sentimental, did you?) While we appreciate the wilderness and the peaceful serenity that comes with it, at our core, we’re techies. So naturally, when everyone else is focused on disconnecting, we’re set on finding the best apps to enhance our [Continue reading...]