Masterchem Industries. The KILZ Casual Colors line of paints is available in latex flat, satin, semigloss, and high-gloss finishes for interior and exterior applications. The paints come in 243 "guaranteed one-coat" colors, says the maker, and in 1,050 other colors, including three premixed hues: white, cashmere white, and soft linen. (866) 275-5459. www.casualcolors.com.
Pratt & Lambert. The StainShield line of exterior stains has been expanded to include the Solid 100% Acrylic Latex Siding Stain featuring Advanced Wood Protection. The stain self-primes on new wood while blocking and hiding tannins. It also protects against moisture and UV-light damage. The product can be applied in temperatures as low as 35 degrees and is intended for use on exterior wood surfaces. (800) 289-7728. www.prattandlambert.com.
Penofin. Penetrating Oil Finish for Exotic Hardwoods resists water and provides exotic-hardwood decks with 99% UV-light protection against fading and other sun damage. Using Brazilian rosewood seed oil, pine oil, tung-seed oil, and flax oil, the finish penetrates wood fibers in one coat and doesn't form a surface film that can peel. The finish can also be used on native wood species. (800) 736-6346. www.penofin.com.
Cabot. Cabothane acrylic urethane exterior finish is designed as a three-coat application that can be applied in one day. Suitable for exterior wood details, the finish allows vapors to permeate and resists UV light to prevent cracking, blistering, and peeling. It comes in Sundance, Chestnut, Red Maple, and Crystal Clear. (800) 877-8246. www.cabotstain.com.
Martin-Senour. The ProLine Supreme Low Odor System of paints features an antimicrobial ingredient that inhibits the growth of microbes on the paint film's surface. The zero-VOC paints are available in flat, eggshell, semigloss, and wall-primer formulas. (800) 677-5270. www.martinsenour.com.
Sherwin-Williams. ColorAccents Latex Flat interior paints are formulated to deliver bright, rich colors in a flat, low-sheen finish that resists scuffs, burnishing, and marring, says the maker. The product is designed to work with the company's ColorPrime gray-shade Priming System. (800) 474-3794. www.sherwin-williams.com.
BioShield. Terra Clay Paints for interiors are water-based, zero-VOC, low-odor finishes made from naturally occurring clays. Seven earth-toned colors are available, and the paints can be applied to plaster, drywall, concrete, brick, or previously applied paint finishes. The paints help regulate indoor moisture and neutralize odors, says the maker. (800) 621-2591. www.bioshieldpaint.com.
Benjamin Moore. Waterborne Satin Impervo paint is a water-based acrylic formula that delivers the finish of an oil-based formula, the maker says, with a low luster and comparable flow and leveling characteristics to the maker's alkyd-based Satin Impervo paint. It resists splattering and can be tinted in whites and pastel-based colors. (800) 344-0400. www.benjaminmoore.com.
Minwax. Designed specifically for interior hardwood floors, Water Based Polyurethane for Floors provides a durable finish that resists the effects of heavy foot traffic, the maker says. The fast-drying formula allows for recoating two to three hours after initial application. The product comes in gloss, semigloss, and satin. (800) 523-9299. www.minwax.com.
Thompson's WaterSeal. WaterSeal Deck & House Latex Stains are a line of water-based stains in 67 solid and 50 transparent colors for use on most exterior wood surfaces, such as decks, siding, fences, and furniture. The stain resists fading, scuffs, mildew, and UV-light damage and prevents water damage. (800) 367-6297. www.thompsonsonline.com.
The Coatings Alliance. C2 interior paints, which come in 496 colors, provide light-fast and fade-resistant coverage, says the maker. Using a 16-colorant tinting system and premium raw materials, the maker provides 18-by-24-inch paint chips in all interior and exterior shades. (888) 989-4888. www.c2color.com.
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