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Frequently asked questions about paint usage

How do I know how much paint I will need for the job?

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?
If the paint is not yet dry, it can be removed using the appropriate thinner (water, white spirit, etc.). Once the paint has dried, it is practically impossible to remove any stains without damaging the fabric, other than gently scratching it.

What does the price of paint consist of?