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How to Preserve Paint Brushes Between Coats

by | Nov 5, 2020 | Paint & Masking, Tape Tips

Paint brush preservation is essential to any painting project. To ensure your brushes are protected between coats, follow these three steps:

  1. Load brush with moderate amount of paint
  2. Wrap brush in plastic and press out air
  3. Tape plastic to secure

Watch the full video for complete details and examples of how to properly preserve your paint brushes between coats. Subscribe to the Shurtape YouTube channel for more tape tip videos.

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As a senior product marketing manager at Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Kelly Patrick is responsible for leading product development and marketing support for the Building, Construction, and OEM category for the Industrial, Engineered Solutions, and Consumer and Craftsman businesses. Kelly is a member of the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council (PSTC), is currently serving on PSTC’s Marketing Committee, and has completed the PSTC training program including Tape University™ Fundamentals, Manufacturing and Testing of Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tapes, and Tape University™ Advanced. Kelly is a graduate of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, NC.