Turtle Coat Ceramic Coating is an excellent choice for Historic Restoration and Preservation. Southeast Coatings, Inc. is Certified by the E.P.A. to preform work on buildings built before 1978. This is the year that lead paint was banned for residential buildings. The E.P.A. now requires contractors be Certified for Lead Safe Renovations. Turtle Coat Elastomeric Coatings encapsulate the prepared surfaces to insure that any lead paint remaining on the surfaces is not exposed to the surroundings in the future.