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A Complete Buyer’s Guide To: Types of Paint

A Complete Buyer’s Guide to Types of Paint Walk into any hardware store, and you’ll be overwhelmed with the number of options in the paint department. There are many different types of paint. Today’s paint options consist of oil bases, water bases, and oil-modified bases. In addition, paint sheen is an important factor to consider before heading out to purchase…

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Battle of the Brushes: Purdy vs. Wooster

BATTLE OF THE BRUSHES: PURDY VS. WOOSTER DOES THE BRUSH QUALITY REALLY MATTER? Yes. Brush quality definitely matters. Working as a Paint Department Manager, I feel responsible for recommending products that work as good as the company claims. If you’ve ever stood in front of the paint brush section trying to figure out which brush would be best for your application,…

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Popular Front Door Paint Colors

Popular Front Door Paint Colors If you’re like me, I have a hard time making decisions so when it comes to picking a color for the front door, I know that if I don’t like the color, I can paint it again! I always suggest taking multiple paint color chips home, to look at them in your personal lighting. Once…

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For The Home, Paint

How To Pick The Perfect Paint Color

How To Pick The Perfect Paint Color Have you ever had the privilege of picking out paint colors? It can be very overwhelming, yet rewarding at the same time. Working as a Paint Department Manager for the last 3 years, I’ve been able to help many customers pick out the perfect paint color, using these tips. 1. Get a feel…

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The Truth About Paint and Primer In One

The Truth About Paint and Primer In One Let me start by saying, I’m absolutely not a fan of paint and primer in one, because it’s false advertising and misleading. I won’t mention the brand name, but one paint company that I sell, mailed out new labels for their paint cans. The old labels said 100% acrylic latex enamel .…

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