Tips and Tricks for Paint Jobs

Interior and Exterior paint jobs alike need care and attention. Because there are some differences in functionality between indoor and outdoor paint, it’s important to weigh your options wisely. Coverage, protection, colour, and cost all need to be considered when choosing paint. Taubmans have a solid reputation for offering sound advice, so we’ve let their experts tip us into what the pros know.

Exterior Paint Pointers

  • Look for Protection Ratings/Benefits  (Tough & Durable, Dirt Shedding Technology, Superior Weather & UV Protection, Mould & Mildew Resistant, Lifetime Guarantee)
  • Longevity (Is this paint going to last a few years, 15 year, or lifetime?)
  • Does it come with a guarantee?
  • Coverage (High Coverage & Opacity)

Interior Paint Pointers

  • Look for Stain Resistance
  • Does it have high Washability and Scrub Resistance?
  • A superior Sheen Level Finish
  • Asthma and Allergy Friendy containing low VOCs
  • Antibacterial protection
  • Coverage (High Coverage & Opacity)