I used a fine China Bristle Paint Brush to apply Alkyd Enamel Paint. Let’s say the paint didn’t cover completely in 1-2 coats due to the dark tint, which many paints don’t. So, what do you do for a living? A suitable disposable container can be held nearby in the newly formed 2lb-7oz. Maxwell House Coffee’s blue plastic bottle with Snap-On cover. Fill the jar with water 2-3 times and make a small X in the centre of the lid “Painters Mineral Spirits or Lacquer Thinner When not in use and after each paint application, place the Paint Brush in the jar, run the handle through the X on the cover, and snap the lid shut. Brush will stay moist and ready for the next use, with no clean-up needed other than blotting it dry on a clean rag. Why not try this out Alpha Omega Painters – Burnsville interior painting
Maxwell House Containers also makes a perfect cut-in bucket with a convenient built-in handle for quick handling and brush care right on the container.You’ll have to move on to the next level if you don’t drink coffee and the Maxwell House Coffee container isn’t available. Here’s where some of the extra plastic film and masking tape come in handy. Taking a paintbrush that has been filled with paint and wrapping it in a burrito-like fashion.
Fold all open ends and tape around Brush head with masking tape to avoid leakage before unwrapping for the next paint use. If you’re going to hold the brush for a long time, don’t shake out any leftover solvents until you’re about to wrap it up, as this will enhance the shape of the Paint Brush and keep it in its original shape. I’m not sure why plastic sheathing and masking tape weren’t available at the end of the painting project, but you now have a Paint Brush that, if not properly cared for, would dry out.