DRPAINT-THE PAINT DOC - MANUFACTURERS WEBSITE
We have used the following product lines over the years and they meet all of the quality standards for the professional contractor and homeowner. For your convenience we have provided the internet websites for these manufacturers. There is additional information available about the different types of product lines available, composition data of the products, finish sheens, a color palette selector or you can locate a retail store near you.
SHERWIN-WILLIAMS was founded in 1866, and has produced quality paint products for over 150 years. They have become one of the world's leading company engaged in the manufacture, distribution and sale of products to professional and retail customers. They also manufacture Sears/Kmart Easy Living & Weatherbeater paints. In addition to their own manufacturering, they own & operate the following companies: Dutchboy, Duron, MAB Paints, Minwax, Krylon, Purdy, Bestt Liebco, Thompsons, H&C, Pratt & Lambert, Martin Seynour, Columbia Paints & Coatings & Frazee Paints. As of 2016 they purchased Valspar Paints (Sold Exclusively at Lowes) making them the 4th largest Paint Manufacturer in the world.
Benjamin Moore & Company was founded in 1883 and has been producing quality paint products for the professional and homeowner for over 120 years. They have become one of the leaders in manufacturing in the United States. It's my professional opinion, This is "The best paint product money can buy" when it comes to painting.
McCormick Paint Works was founded in 1960, and has produced quality paint products in the Mid-Atlantic region for over 45 years. They have become a mainstay within the region outlasting all but one of the thirteen original manufacturers. Many professionals and homeowners use their product, and they now have 25 retail locations within the region.
Our architectural paints and related products are available at over 500 Glidden Professional Paint Center and authorized dealer locations coast-to-coast. We are a recognized leader in no-VOC waterborne paints, and bring many years of experience to a wide range of industries including Education, Healthcare, Government, and Multi-Family Housing.
Glidden Professional is part of AkzoNobel, based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. With more than 58,000 employees in over 80 countries worldwide, AkzoNobel is the largest paint and coatings company.
PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Founded in 1883, the company serves customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, PPG operates in more than 60 countries around the globe.
Olympic Paints is a category leader in the paint segment with distribution in Lowe’s, the nation’s second-largest home improvement retailer. The Zero VOC, low-odor Premium Interior line addresses consumers’ desire for healthier options, keeping their families’ health and well-being in mind. Olympic Paints’ history of excellence and expertise in the paint category, paired with its offering of environmentally-preferred products, make it the natural choice for “green” decorating.
Minwax was founded in 1904, producing quality waterproof sealers on architectural and engineering projects. It wasn't until the late 1940's and early 1950's that they moved into the consumer market with a refined product. they have become known all over the world for their wood staining and finishing products.
Wolman - Over 80 years ago, Karl Wolman invented the process for pressure treating lumber, which later became the standard for protecting and preserving wood exposed to outdoor weather. In 1986 a new division was created to sell wood care products (Stains, Sealer, Waterproofing) for the homeowner and professional contractor. In my professional opinion "one of the best product available for exterior use".
KILZ - The Company was founded in 1954, manufacturing all types of paint products in St. Louis, MI. In 1974 the first KILZ Product Line was introduced at the National Paint Show. It has become a favorite for all Professionals.
Cabot Stains - Samuel Cabot Incorporated was founded in 1877 by a young American chemist who returned home from his studies in Switzerland with the idea of starting a coal tar dye industry to compete with the Germans.
Today, Cabot manufactures the industry's broadest line of quality interior and exterior wood stains, protective finishes and surface preparation products for both residential and commercial applications. We have a product for every wood project you will consider – for every style and for every taste.