Sticks Tight. Shurtape’s new Frog Tape is treated with an absorbent polymer along its edges that gels on contact with the moisture in latex paint to seal tightly, says the maker. According to the company, the masking tape delivers straight masked lines with no bleed-through. It’s sold in 60-yard rolls in 24-, 36-, and 48-mm widths for $6 and up. Shurtape, 888/442- 8273, frogtape.com.
Tough Door. Hormann’s Sirius 6200 series garage doors have a tough exterior of HDPE (high-density polyethylene) that the maker says is impervious to dents; the slick plastic comes in white or brown and can’t be painted. The 1 3/4-inch-thick door panels contain foam insulation and are framed with aluminum so they can’t rust. Stabilizing struts...
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