There are many “painters” out there that will use any quality of paint so they can lower the price or tell you “it doesn’t matter because it’ s just paint”. Nothing could be further from the truth. Paints are made up of different ingredients and the better they are, the better the paint. Extenders can be added to paint but produce no value. Liquids can make paint thinner which adds volume but no benefit. In fact, it can make the paint less effective.
Higher quality paints apply more easily, look better and last longer. They also perform better and produce better results. High-quality interior paints are better at:
You need good paint on exteriors to protect against corrosion, degradation and water penetration. High-quality exterior paints are better at:
There is a saying, “You get what you pay for.” Paints of lower quality do not perform as well and can cost you a lot more money down the road because you may have to paint more often. The amount of touch-ups is also reduced with better paint. Your home looks much better and does not have the “dirty” look after a year or two due to better coverage.