Moisture-Resistant Exterior Paint
From Benjamin Moore, a paint formulated for high-moisture climates.
Screen Porch Facelift
Instead of just repairing this porch, Manny Silva rebuilt it with better materials...
Acrylic Exterior Latex Paint
Benjamin Moore promises premium coverage and fade resistance from its Aura...
Wellborn ColorInspire Program
Paint options from major manufacturers open Wellborn customers to a wealth of...
Advance Waterborne Interior Alkyd flows on and levels out like a traditional alkyd...
Low-VOC Deck Stain
Finishes from transparent to solid
Oil Paints: Going, Going, Gone?
Environmental restrictions in the most populous areas of the country are making...
Q&A: Painting Galvanized Steel
Q: I build deck railings, awning frames, and other structures out of welded, galvanized steel tubing. I can’t get paint to stick for very long. So far I have only tried Rustoleum after using a mild acid rinse. It lasted about two years before the paint started to peel. Is there a product or technique that will last longer?
Latex Enamel Problems & Solutions
Paint that deteriorates prematurely makes the whole job look shoddy. Here are the most common causes for water-based paint failures, and what to do about them.
Brushing Up on Water-Based Paints
Federal regulation of VOCs has made the change to latex finishes inevitable. A painting contractor explains how to get the same quality and performance from water-based paints that you were accustomed to with oil-based products.