/r/paint/

r/paint

26k members
r/paint is a subreddit with 26k members discussing topics like Paint and Painting. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is large in size, and has high activity.
A forum oriented towards trades-oriented painting & finishing techniques, products and support. We welcome questions from the public as well! Having trouble painting your house or hoping to research a little? We're happy to help! There's no such thing as a stupid question in r/paint. For art related questions please see r/art

Popular Topics in r/paint

#1

Paint

: "I don't condone this, but I have contemplated taking my Paint back, with a belt sander"
58 posts
#2

Painting

: "Depression and Painting"
55 posts
#3

Primer

: "Painting the wall after a repair, do I need Primer?"
14 posts
#4

Color

: "Are they the same Color???"
14 posts
#5

Trim

: "I spray painted Trim and doors with Behr i300 semi gloss one year ago and I regret it."
10 posts
#6

Doors

: "Any of you guys clean these up when painting old Doors?"
9 posts
#7

Sprayer

: "How long can you leave paint in a Sprayer?"
6 posts
#8

Stain

: "Considerations when Staining a 2-sided fence?"
6 posts
#9

Exterior

: "Exterior Home Paint Color Accuracy Advice"
6 posts
#10

Latex

: "Can oil primer go over Latex primer over oil paint?"
5 posts

Popular Themes in r/paint

#1
Advice Requests
: "How would you execute this?"
41 posts
#2
Pain & Anger
: "Can we please put a stop to people asking how much to quote?!"
26 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Anyone Know Make and Model of this Gun?"
23 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "Your price is too high, we can save money and do it ourselves."
4 posts

Member Growth in r/paint

Daily
+58 members(0.2%)
Monthly
+2k members(10.1%)
Yearly
+15k members(142.4%)

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