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Frequently asked questions about paint usage


How do I know how much paint I will need for the job?
Divide the area to be painted (= length x height) by coverage. The coverage is shown on the paint can label. You can also use the paint counter on our website. Don’t forget the number of coats required.

How should I dispose of waste while painting – left over paint, empty cans, rags, cotton waste, and so on?

How should I clean brushes and rollers?

Is it always necessary to thin paint?

What is the “tinting charge” added to the price of paint by the retailer?

How can I remove paint stains from clothing?

What does the price of paint consist of?