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Painting new…to look old!

There are good reasons some painters develop specialties that go beyond standard brushes, rollers, floors and ceilings. Variety of work, more work and greater profitability are some of the benefits, and learning to use chalked paints and milk paints to renew furniture...

A message from the Government of Canada

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Exterior Painting Tips

No matter how experienced you are as a painter, there’s always room to learn more. This is especially true with exterior painting. These jobs are often large and demand efficient application methods if you’re planning to make money. Exterior painting also happens in...

Employee First

Employee first is a recognized business management style pioneered by award-winning business leaders such as Kip Tindell. “We believe that if we take better care of our employees than anyone else – by paying them better and training them more – that they in turn will...

Replace…or Reface?

Painting your cabinets freshens up the existing look of your kitchen cabinetry, while refacing them gives it a new look almost entirely. Either way, both choices give you a less expensive option in lieu of doing a full replacement, which is great for any homeowner on...

What’s New…What’s Next?

The Colors Are Coming "Neutrals are now, especially in larger purchases like cars, sofas or carpet. "For those big-ticket items, we'll make the safer choice such as neutrals, from rich gray to camel," says Emily Kiker Morrow, Director of Color, Style and Design at...

Resources Bring Clarity to Evolving Green Guidelines!

New resources — including an innovative product certification program and a product listing that specifically addresses transparency requirements — are now available to help our contractor and specifier customers successfully achieve sustainability, health and...

Colour trends 2020

A fresh palette. A revitalized spirit. A soft, rosy hue blooming with potential. Benjamin Moore's Colour of the Year 2020, First Light 2102-70, is the backdrop for a bright new decade. The ten harmonious hues of the Colour Trends 2020 palette, including First Light,...

Nix Mini Colour Sensor

Get to painting faster with the Nix Mini Color Sensor. The Nix Mini is a powerful hand-held tool that grabs the colour of any surface and provides instant in-app paint matches to your Android or Apple device. Scan any colour from wallpapers, textiles, plastics,...

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