Reply. The metal left a noticeable scratch. i don't think #1 exists anymore (or it may never have, and i'm just confused). They’re just making it easier to read because everyone’s only ever called it Ultra. 10,151 Posts #2 • Mar 12, 2018. Using BEHR ULTRA EXTERIOR. i don't think #1 exists anymore (or it may never have, and i'm just confused). I don't know where you live but I am a fan of regional products that are made for where you live, and you will be supporting your regional economy instead of a massive corporation such as SW or Home Depot. On a recent remodel of a rental unit, the Landlord supplied Behr Premium Plus Paint and Primer in one. Now this isn't slanting all of behrs products, I haven't used all of them. Having trouble painting your house or hoping to research a little? Premium Plus Ultra still has paint & primer in one and is low odor and zero-VOC. Some good things to consider. Thanks in advance! I’m painting the walls in my bedroom for the first time. What makes you say Behr is better? You painter has a relationship with his SW people so it's doing business with people he trusts and that relationship and benefits extend to you while he is working for you. This soft, subtle sheen resists dirt and grime, so it's perfect for all of your home's busiest rooms, and its velvety, reflective appearance will also brighten up your hallways. R. ROJAS Senior member. Behr’s Premium Plus is the most cost efficient paint offered and is still considered the “best in its class”. It started with Behr stain, then Behr Premium (another stain), followed by Behr Premium Plus (paint), then Behr Premium Plus Ultra. He told use he gets a discount on SW paints so the price difference then would be negligible if he doesn't try to charge us extra for SW paint. According to Consumer Reports, you don’t have to worry about Behr’s Premium Plus Ultra Exterior paint betraying you with a cracking finish, despite its thick consistency. Behr vs. Valspar: Which is Better. Behr Premium Plus Ultra: $35: $34: $33: Behr Marquee--$43: Ralph Lauren---Base Paints . Using BEHR ULTRA EXTERIOR. $ 30 98 /gallon. Quality paint tools deliver quality results. Don't like the color, they can adjust it as well as keep track of your colors in their computers. Compare Sherwin Williams and Behr pros and cons using consumer ratings with latest reviews. Wish I could give you a more definite answer, but unfortunately there isn't an exact answer to that. Whites. Free delivery on 8oz. Paint primer, associate guidance. I say buy the cheaper one (Behr on sale most likely) and see if you like it. If you have any other questions or concerns, let me know and I'll do my best to answer them. Behr makes another line of paint called Expressions that is sold though other retailers. I didn't really investigate Benjamin Moore because I figured we would either go with the paint we have or SW...think it's worth looking into them? ft. That being said, all paint companies have their tiers of paint. 436; Tint the base (ULTRA PURE WHITE®, medium or deep) with over 2,000 BEHR colours 5. There's no such thing as a stupid question in r/paint. This is really a pretty good paint I must say. BEHR PREMIUM PLUS Interior Satin Enamel Paint is a 100% acrylic paint & primer that contains an antimicrobial agent to protect the surface of the paint film from mold & mildew. Your feedback will help us improve our products and innovate new ones. 1050 Deep Base No. If Behr Premium Ultra is the cost-efficient product along with its simple properties, then the Behr Premium Plus is a luxury paint which needs lot more budget than Behr Premium Ultra. Behr Ultra Premium Plus is on par with coverage of both but lacks wash ability and uses more clay which makes their paint dry faster and more tacky which hurts the drying process leaving you with a less desirable finish due to the sticky nature of the product. This versatile, easy-clean finish provides ultimate durability, exceptional hide and a pearl-like appearance. When the students got ahold of the rollers, they really took to the job and went to town. Valspar’s high-grade DuraMax Exterior paint costs a little less at $39 a gallon. Invest in top-quality brushes and rollers for a seamless finish. I went to pickup some Behr Ultra today and I noticed it said Behr Ultra but I looked at an old can I had in the garage and it says Behr Premium Plus Ultra. When I priced out PPG near us they were cheaper than SW even after a 40% discount and basically the same price as Behr Premium Plus (which I think is only a couple $ more than Glidden?) Purples / Lavenders. BEHR PREMIUM PLUS (133604) BEHR MARQUEE (100593) Safavieh (63489) Glidden Premium (43204) Home Decorators Collection (33856) PPG TIMELESS (26563) OE Solutions (21866) ... Top Rated BEHR ULTRA 1 gal. COMBINED PAINT & PRIMER. However, Marquee cannot be made in any color for you to choose from. It really is a crapshoot when you approach it as "which one's best" rather than "What do I want?". The advantage that SW paint has over Behr is the amount of Titanium Dioxide that goes in to the paint. Getting Started. This is a premium paint. It's not better. IN 1,000+ COLOURS* Average Rating. Your local SW has shitty staff and you should complain. Premium roller covers do not shed or release lint into the paint film as you go, enhancing your overall paint experience and the end result. Using BEHR ULTRA SCUFF DEFENSE Interior Paint. DURABILITY AT A. just painted a room with Behr Premium Plus. Any idea what the difference between Premium Plus Ultra and Ultra is? Behr Premium Plus Ultra paint has primer mixed in for your convenience. I'm not really sure why that matters, vehicle vs. exterior stationary, but he did say their paint has not been developed for vehicle applications. The company boasts of 3 premier products; Behr Marquee, Behr Premium Plus Ultra, and Behr Premium Plus. I painted a wall Broncos orange with a navy blue stripe using Duration for the orange and Cashmere for the blue, and both of them covered in a single coat. In regards to those three products, here's the quick breakdown: Cashmere - it will dry with a very smooth finish that will get you a very nice high end look on the wall, and will help soften the edges of texture. Le blogue Colorfully Behr est l'endroit idéal pour partager et explorer des couleurs à travers la peinture, l'art, les espaces intérieurs et extérieurs, les projets de bricolage, la cuisine, la mode, les voyages et la culture. For the most part yes. Superpaint is good stuff and not terribly expensive comparative to behrs premium plus ultra. I do know that the Behr Semi Gloss was rated Number 1 by Consumer Reports recently, so that is a good sign. Benjamin Moore is sold through owner-operated stores. You get what you pay for the majority of the time but when you buy SW, you buy peace of mind. They’re just making it easier to read because everyone’s only ever called it Ultra. It's Easy to Contribute! 1052 We're heavy DIY and we've always used Behr Premium Ultra Plus and have never had any problems with it. When you're referring to leveling, which I saw mentioned in a couple of places, that seems to be how much the paint spreads after being rolled and reducing the "pits" left behind by the nap of the roller...is that accurate? We welcome questions from the public as well! Seeing as I don't buy paint from Home Depot I only recently learned that they have a new Aura killer called Marquee that is guaranteed? If something goes wrong, they stand behind their product. A gallon of Behr Premium Plus Ultra can cover from 250-400 sq. Prices will usually follow that as well. Just updated cans. We had a painter come in to quote us to paint the entire inside of our house today (currently builder grade flat paint, 5 years old) and he said they use SW paint (seems to be a painter favorite). Premium Plus Paint & Primer flat / matte. i have so. We've used Behr for several years so we've never really tried anything else, but we've been happy with it other than the stickiness factor I mentioned in another reply which I just assumed was a byproduct of the latex qualities. Only used them once but generally liked the paint . GREAT … You may have two "100% Acrylic" paints, but one could have one little drop of low grade 100% Acrylic in it and still be labeled as such, while the other could be chock full of high quality acrylic resins. We welcome questions from the public as well! White turning yellow in less than 6 mos!!!! Behr is rolling out these types of products but they aren't in every store. Helpful. I just assumed the stickiness was normal with latex paint...never thought to look that up. For art related questions please see r/art, Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. I'm looking for the fact filled sales pitch that I feel I should have gotten from the store. OP, over lighter or neutral colored walls you can expect two coats of any of the Behr paints to cover, especially the Premium Plus Ultra. ONE-COAT GUARANTEED* See MARQUEE ® Sheens. I can't express how much better it is to buy good paint and save the work and the time by having to paint multiple coats. Behr Marquee is actually more expensive than Ralph Lauren Paint. He said he would use it if that's what we wanted but I could tell he wasn't jumping for joy at that. #PPU18-6 Ultra Pure White Ceiling Flat Interior Paint and Primer in … 5 years ago. That would be like me going into a job interview and saying I'm awesome and when the exec asks what makes me so awesome my reply is just that I'm awesome. Using BEHR ULTRA EXTERIOR. See BEHR PREMIUM PLUS ® Sheens. bought the five gallon bucket because i thought i was going to have to do two coats, only ended up doing one. It never moved. The titanium dioxide is not just unique to SW though, it's more a paint company vs. big box store issue than anything, as Ben Moore has similar pricing and product. Behr’s infamous for stacking adjectives on their labels. Marquee is renowned for their excellent hide, durability, and most of all their one coat coverage. Sherwin has some good and bad products. The ultra is better in every way and just a for a few bucks more. Using BEHR ULTRA INTERIOR. BEHR ULTRA ™ SCUFF DEFENSE ™ BEHR ULTRA SCUFF DEFENSE Interior Paint owes its premium performance, in part, to the extra durable scuff-resistant finish. Duration - puts a heavier coat on the wall, improving scratch resistance and washability, and overall has extremely good durability. Specifically I've looked at the following paints from SW in my research. Your comments about the acrylic quality and quality of ingredients definitely strike a note with me though because I'm a big Halloween person and when we build props for the yard and I airbrush them, there are definitely paints that don't cover well and constantly clog versus the more expensive brand is beautiful and great to work with. Tell us and other Behr customers what you think about Behr's paint, stain and specialty products. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Living Redefined 1,960 views. BM Aura vs. Behr Premium Plus Ultra . I'm looking for specifics like SW has more pigment, SW viscosity allows it to flow/smooth out better, etc. What are the pros and cons of each? BEHR MARQUEE ® GUARANTEED. Select Post; Deselect Post; Link to Post; Member. We're happy to help! Behr Paint vs. Benjamin Moore Paint. You are limited to choose from the exclusive Behr Marquee collection. Invest in top-quality brushes and rollers for a seamless finish. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Most people want broadly hide and what is referred to loosely as "workability". Learn more. The major issue I have with behr is it never seemed to cure properly, it was still soft even a decade later. Behr Premium Plus. If behr works for you, great. Bottom of the barrel, a step above that, the better, and then the best. So I put it to you, oh paint gurus of reddit...what makes SW better than high end Behr paint? Director: Warren Fischer Production Design: Bernadette Dus Art Director: Michael Hersey BEHR Premium Plus Ultra ® Interior, the original high-performance Paint & Primer in One, now allows consumers to paint, prime and protect all in one to help projects get done quickly and easily with long-lasting results. For about $10 less, a close runner-up—Behr Premium Plus Ultra—performed just as well in every test except stain-resistance, and even there it was pretty good. Buy Now. I worked for another chain of paint stores, so when paint and primer in one came out, we were stuck explaining to everyone that, a) you will have to do a 3rd coat, which translates to an extra gallon of finish, which is anywhere from $10-$30 more than a gal of primer. I can say from experience that if you're going over a neutral color with a neutral color, you'll be looking at one coat coverage. We're heavy DIY and we've always used Behr Premium Ultra Plus and have never had any problems with it. BEHR PREMIUM PLUS ® DURABILITY AT A ... See Premium Plus Ultra ® Sheens. But I can have 100 painters who love a product and think it's wonderful and have 10 who think it's crap. They have mildicides in their paints. Glidden Duo is the "paint plus primer" version of Glidden Premium and is one example of this $3 price jump. If you compare our 7006 Extra White to a Behr white paint straight out of the can, ours will look slightly gray compared to theirs. Frequently Bought Together + + This item: 1 gal. Comprueba la calidad de Behr Premium Plus - Duration: 3:38. The other issue with paint and primer if you paint bare drywall with out priming with a primer, it won't seal the paper properly and can leave you with a rough finish. Getting Started. While I've never used a SW product, I have used Behr, and I was not happy with it. The guy below me is blowing smoke up your ass about 70$ SW paint It's like mid 30s like half the time when it's on sale. Getting Started. It seals both uncoated and previously painted surfaces to create a finish that resists mildew, stains, moisture and stands up to scrubbing. This easy-clean flat provides excellent touch-up, ultimate durability, exceptional hide and a non-reflective, matte appearance. Paint. Quality paint tools deliver quality results. Their Premium Semi-Gloss Latex Exterior paint even works great on stucco and wood. Behr is a great choice for homeowners or contractors and is a great paint for the money. on Jul 13, 2018. Invest in top-quality brushes and rollers for a seamless finish. I would assume that more of it would make something whiter but is there a plateau where the amount no longer has an impact? Learn more. Bottom line is good paint will save you time money and labor but you won't get the service at a big box store. You won't generally find this type of information in spec sheets and on the pages of consumer reports. Save Share. BEHR PREMIUM PLUS ® DURABILITY AT A ... * Guaranteed one-coat hide excludes ULTRA PURE WHITE®, colors outside of the MARQUEE One-Coat Color Collection and all other interior and exterior colors that have not been included as one-coat hide from other BEHR® palettes. Absolutely hated Behr's Premium lines for interior walls. The other thing SW offers is more contractor products ( Pro Classic, DTM, High Build, etc) .