FAQs on Paintbrushes

Q How do I select the right size paint-brush?Brushes are available in different shapes and sizes for large and small projects. Straight-edge brushes are used for surface coverage, and angled edges are used for cutting into corners and trim work. The size of the brush should fit the job, but you should also keep in mind the size that you are comfortable using. Larger brushes hold more paint but can also become heavier than smaller ones once paint is loaded on to the brush. If you’re painting a small area such as edging or window trim, a smaller, 2” or 2-1/2” brush will work best. If you need...

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