Paints, Stains & Finishes
Annual color forecast reveals bright, vibrant outlook.
Expanded color choices reflect options architects, designers and homeowners have been asking to transform home design projects.
The breathable, elastic finish is meant for concrete, cement composition panels, concrete block, brick, and stucco.
The formula is both low VOC and GreenGuard Gold Certified, and has an easy-clean finish.
The 14-ounce can features a pro grade ergonomic grip and can cover up to eight square feet.
Two coats of Deckover can cover up to 50-square-feet to conceal splinters and cracks up to a quarter inch deep.
New technologies with paints, caulks, and sealants eliminate emissions while maintaining high performance and increasing sustainability.
It creates a tough, non-stick surface that resists dirt, along with advanced fade protection for longer-lasting color.
Exclusive Plum, a versatile color that can be used in a variety of spaces.
The Remodeler’s Exchange examines a variety of topics on the subject of lead paint. Professional Remodeler’s Tom Swartz talks with William Shaw and George “Geep” Moore.
The 270G spray gun features a paint capacity of 33 fluid ounces and weighs just 2.7 pounds, with a built-in air regulator and gauge for better accuracy.
This crack-proof sealing option from DAP Products is ideal for sealing wood or synthetic molding and trim prior to painting.
Benjamin Moore developed this new coating to protect a home’s front door and trim from exposure to the elements via the company’s low-VOC waterborne alkyd resins technology.
The LRRP rule requires renovation work in pre-1978 homes to follow rigorous work practices supervised by an EPA-certified renovator.
Third annual tour takes place over 18 weeks with multiple stops across the country and includes new educational product cemonstrations and giveaways.
Recently, the EPA postponed the lead paint rule for public and commercial buildings until July 1, 2015, a positive sign for remodelers.
Choosing a paint color or scheme often can be difficult as there are many variables to consider—décor, style of the room, and other aspects of the space. Members of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council took a deeper dive recently into paint and color wall options to explain this year’s trends.
The EPA's Inspector General recently reported on the findings of an investigation into the Lead: Renovation, Repair and Painting rule. Not surprisingly, that report determined that the EPA underestimated the rule’s cost and overestimated its benefits.
The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) voiced its support for Sen. James Inhofe, ranking member on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, for introducing S.2148, the Lead Exposure Reduction Amendments Act of 2012.
Pantone announced its 2012 color of the year: Tangerine Tango.