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Paint Brushes vs Paint Rollers - Good to Know

For more helpful tips, visit There are lots of choices when it comes to paint brushes. Foam is best for latex paints. Use foam brushes for quick touch ups, small jobs, and on flat smooth surfaces. They are affordable and clean up quickly. Bristle brushes can be synthetic or natural. Synthetic paint brushes can be used with oil or water based paints. Natural bristle brushes are best with oil based paints. Make sure you're using the best brush for your needs. Use smaller trim brushes for detail work, broader brushes for larger areas, and rollers when you need to cover a lot of space. Frames and covers for rollers come in different sizes depending on your job and different textures for different surfaces. Smooth walls need a shorter nap, textured walls need a longer nap. And just like a brush - the better quality you buy, the better the results. Find all your painting supplies at Subscribe to Lowe's YouTube for great how to videos and home improvement tips: Or head to our channel:
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