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Paint manufacturer of choice?

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We have used Sherwin Williams for years.  Looking for recommendations for good quality, equal or better pricing.  TIA

I always preferred Bennie (post #214272, reply #1 of 5)

I always preferred Bennie Moore, in part because they have independent shops.  But like everything, they've gone downhill in the past 20 years or so.


Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed.  --Herman Melville

Thank you :) (post #214272, reply #2 of 5)

Thank you :)

Of course, you don't know (post #214272, reply #3 of 5)

Of course, you don't know what you get when you buy from a big box.  There's been some pretty clear evidence that the name brand paints carried by HD, eg, are often not the same quality you'd get from an independent store.


Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed.  --Herman Melville

I have also been using the (post #214272, reply #4 of 5)

I have also been using the same from many years.

Behr is the top rated paint (post #214272, reply #5 of 5)

Behr is the top rated paint but it really doesn't matter. For many years Walmarts $11.00 a gallon interior paint was the top rated paint. A good dealer is more important than the brand you use.

Florida Licensed Building Contractor, 50 years experience in commercial remodeling, new homes, home remodeling and repairs and all types building maintenance.