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Paint Anchorage AK

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for different kinds of Paint. You will find helpful, informative articles about Paint, including "Painting Tips". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Anchorage, AK that will answer all of your questions about Paint.

Sherwin Williams Paint Retailer
(907) 562-5828
401 W Intl Airport Rd Ste 1A
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Sunday-10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday-7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday-7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday-7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday-7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday-7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday-8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


The Home Depot
(907) 563-9800
515 E Tudor RD
Anchorage, AK
 
The Home Depot
(907)276-2006
400 Rodeo Place
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(907) 276-2006
400 Rodeo Pl
Anchorage, AK
 
Lowe's
(907) 563-0391
333 East Tudor Road
Anchorage, AK
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Sherwin Williams Paint Retailer
(907) 272-5550
245 Post Rd
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Sunday-closed - closed
Monday-7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday-7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday-7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday-7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday-7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday-8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


The Home Depot
(907)563-9800
515 E Tudor Road
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(907)644-5646
1715 Abbott Road
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 7:00am-8:00pm

Home Depot
(907) 644-9012
1715 Abbott RD
Anchorage, AK
 
LOWE'S OF ANCHORAGE, AK
907 563-0391
333 EAST TUDOR ROAD ANCHORAGE, AK, 99503
Anchorage, AK
 

Painting Tips




Paint Cans

Sealing a Lid

How do you minimize the evaporation of paint or varnish that's kept in a store-bought can? With the lid on securely, turn the can upside down for just a second or two, then return the can right side-up. This coats the entire inside top surface of the can with a thin film, therefore, helping to seal the lid.

Another idea

After your next paint job, wipe the paint can's lip, and lid clean. Close the lid tightly and store the can upside down. This old painter's trick keeps the air from entering the can and prevents a surface skin from forming on the paint.

Shelf life

Many stains, paints, and clear finishes have a limited shelf life. It's a good idea to label a half-empty can with the current date. Next time you need to use the finish, you will have a written record of how long it's been sitting on the shelf.

Paint can trick

To keep paint from drying into the top lip of can, get a nail & hammer and put holes around the indented lip of the can. When you are using the paint, brush off the excess on the side of the can and it will flow back into the can. Try it, it is a great help.

Thanks to Jerry Schulman.

Exterior/Interior Paints

Use the right Paint

Interior and exterior paints are specifically manufactured for each purpose. Exterior paints are generally adequate for interior use, although the reverse is not necessarily, true. Do not use acrylic paint over enamel or varnish; it w...

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