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Surfactants, extenders and fillers; Oh my! The long-term cost of using inferior paint.

Recently, we talked about how paint quality can affect the cost of your paint job, driving up the immediate cost of your project. But there is another way paint quality influences your pocketbook – long-term costs. There are several areas that have to balance in order to make quality paint: spreadability – how easily the

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Humidity, cool fall nights and surfactant leaching – or how to make a great paint job look awful

Last week I recieved a phone call from one of our customers.  We had painted her house a couple weeks ago (and it turned out GREAT) and a few days after we finished she noticed she had some discolorization on her house.  She described it as ‘spots, kind of like when cement cures.’  I was flumoxed

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