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Paint Champaign IL

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 Champaign, IL that will answer all of your questions about Paint.

Sherwin Williams Paint Retailer
(217) 356-3748
709 N Mattis Ave
Champaign, IL
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
(217)356-2629
820 Bloomington Rd
Champaign, IL
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Champaign Do it Best Hardware
(217) 356-6454
107 West Springfield
Champaign, IL
 
ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Champaign
217-356-4090
701 W Kenyon Rd. Champaign, IL, 61820
Champaign, IL
 
ILLINI CONTRACTORS SUPPLY
217-355-0303
706 West Bradley Champaign, IL, 61820
Champaign, IL
 
Sherwin Williams Paint Retailer
(217) 367-1408
1504 N Cunningham Ave
Urbana, IL
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


LOWE'S OF CHAMPAIGN, ILL.
217 373-7300
1904 NORTH PROSPECT AVE. CHAMPAIGN, IL, 61820
Champaign, IL
 
R P Lumber
(217) 351-4851
403 North Country Fair Dr
Champaign, IL
 
Market Place Mall
(217) 351-6300
2000 N Neil St
Champaign, IL
Store Hours
Sears Stores
Store Type
Sears Stores
Hours
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:11-18
Store Features
Mon:10-21
Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:10-21
Sun:11-18

Round Barn True Value Hdwe
(217) 352-1100
2010 Round Barn Rd
Champaign, IL
 

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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