United Gilsonite Laboratories is Dedicated to Your Success.
Started in 1932, UGL® has over 9 decades of experience as a specialty paint and coatings manufacturer providing quality products for the Pro and Do-It-Yourself markets.
Your Trusted Source for High-Quality, Sustainable Coatings and Solutions
UGL® innovates sustainable solutions through our renowned ZAR® and DRYLOK® brands for safeguarding and enhancing both commercial and residential projects worldwide. At UGL®, our unwavering commitment revolves around our customers’ success. Our experts educate, support, and deliver top-tier products. With global manufacturing and distribution, we’re your trusted source for premium coatings.
“Our Customer’s Success is our Highest Achievement”
“To Deliver Quality American Made Solutions to Protect, Maintain, Repair, and Decorate Homes and Buildings Throughout the World”
Customer First, Courage for Innovation, Sustainability and Integrity, Empowerment and Respect, Manage for Results
DRYLOK® is available in several specialty formulations, all developed to deliver optimal performance for your masonry care and repair projects. Dedication to the success of your projects is our top priority.
A History of Ingenuity
Did you know UGL invented America’s first polyurethane coating? Building on our bootstrap beginnings, we’ve spent decades creating and reimagining home improvement products to deliver the quality, performance and results that have endeared us to generations of homeowners and DIY enthusiasts.
Careers at UGL
Our goal is to empower positive leaders and help each of our employees to grow to be the best version of themselves every day. Our core values and positive workplace culture are designed to support individuals and help them build positive relationships with those around them.
Most Recent News
Sika has acquired United Gilsonite Laboratories (UGL) in the United States, a well recognized manufacturer of products for consumer and DIY waterproofing applications. Their product portfolio is sold through the distribution channel and can be found in major retailers in the USA.
We need to make sure that our employees feel appreciated. In fact, employee recognition is part of UGL’s DNA. We realize, if it were not for our employees, we could NEVER meet our daily goals, and customer satisfaction would be lacking. Loving where you work is key to a healthy lifestyle. This is important for UGL, so we reach above the bottom line, caring for employees, giving social recognition, and recognizing
To Our Valued Customers: We are in unprecedented times. With the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and the incredible speed at which things are changing, we are continually adapting our operations and business. Caring for you and our associates continues to be our top priority. Out of an abundance of caution and to assist with…Continue Reading