What is the best exterior paint for the desert?

Answer Any light color will work best. Lighter colors reflect more of the suns rays. On that note, you want to go with a high end exterior paint. Like Valspar® Duramax® Paint or Behr® Premium Plus Ultr... Read More »

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How to Prepare Exterior Surfaces That Have Peeling Paint for New Paint?

Ten percent of all paint jobs have problems, according Sherwin Williams Co. technical manager, David Chupka. Save time and money by properly preparing surfaces prior to applying new paint, particul... Read More »

Can I paint an aluminum storm door with exterior paint?

You can paint aluminum storm doors with exterior paint. Use exterior semi-gloss latex paint and apply using thin layers, making sure that each layer is completely dry before applying the next coat.... Read More »

Does exterior satin paint last longer than flat paint?

Exterior paint comes in flat, satin or semi-gloss. Flat paint is good for hiding imperfections, and satin paint is easier to clean. Satin finish, also called eggshell, is more durable and resilient... Read More »

How to Paint Exterior Walls With a Paint Sprayer?

Paint sprayers are a more efficient--and often cheaper--way of painting large surfaces than are brushes. However, they are difficult to use, and it is easy to spread paint onto unwanted surfaces if... Read More »