Why is it essential to wash painting tools before use?
Washing paint tools before use is an important painting maintenance tip, as it allows paint to apply to surfaces better and helps to achieve that flawless finish you desire.
How can I prevent my brushes from drying out during breaks?
Wrap your brush tightly in cling wrap or aluminium foil to prevent the paint from drying out.
What are the best tips for paint roller care?
Like brushes, you can also wrap your rollers in cling wrap or aluminium foil to stop the paint drying and hardening the roller. Use the curved end of your 5-in 1 Paint Scraper to get remove excess paint and wash it out in a bucket of warm, soapy water.
How long should I soak my brushes before painting?
We recommend soaking your paint brush for 10 minutes in an inch of water prior to use.
How to clean paint brushes
Use a brush comb through the bristles, making sure you get in close to the ferrule where paint can get stuck. Wash out in a bucket of warm, soapy water.
What's the most effective way to store paint brushes and rollers after use?
Monarch’s brush and roller products come in packaging that doubles as a handy storage solution. This includes zip lock bags and canisters for roller covers and re-sealable brush holders for brushes.