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Overall BVR Rating Based on 148 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Resists cracking, fading and peeling
  • Unique water/oil base formula makes it weather resistant
  • Easily washable with water and soap

Cons

  • Average quality packaging
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#2

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 13 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Durable skid resistant finish
  • Excellent color retention capacity
  • Easy application and quick drying

Cons

  • Does not spread easily to cover gaps
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#3

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 687 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

4.4

Appearance after 6 years

4.4

Appearance after 9 years

4.4


Pros

  • Superior gloss retention and smooth finish
  • Durable coating resists abrasion and provides long-lasting UV protection
  • Inexpensive

Cons

  • Not scratch resistant

Feature wise top Exterior paint

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KILZ Exterior Siding, Fence, and Barn Paint, White, 1-gallon
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Appearance after 6 years

KILZ Exterior Siding, Fence, and Barn Paint, White, 1-gallon
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Appearance after 9 years

KILZ Exterior Siding, Fence, and Barn Paint, White, 1-gallon

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#4

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 188 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Marks can easily be wiped clean without affecting the paint
  • Low sheen finish gives a sleek look
  • Made with environmentally-friendly and pollutant-free materials

Cons

  • Takes 2-3 coats to get a solid coverage
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#5

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 61 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Can be easily applied using a roller or a brush
  • Provides a mildew- and water-resistant finish
  • Cleans up easily with water and soap

Cons

  • Average quality packaging
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#6

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 9 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Acrylic latex paint offers easy soap and water clean-up
  • Durable mildew resistant and water-proof coating
  • Ideal for use in areas with high humidity

Cons

  • Takes 2-3 coats to get a solid coverage
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#7

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 52 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Designed for touch up repair for indoor/outdoor metal furniture and accessories
  • Easy application and fast-drying capacity
  • Durable oil-based formula offers protective coating

Cons

  • Inferior brush quality
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#8

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 301 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Easy application and fast-drying capacity
  • Inexpensive
  • Water-based acrylic formula offers long-lasting protection
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#9

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 1644 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Latex formula allows easy clean up with soap & water
  • Easy application with minimal preparation
  • Great for DIY projects

Cons

  • Thin single coating
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#10

Image of Rust-Oleum 1938502 Painters...: Bestviewsreviews
Overall BVR Rating Based on 597 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Glossy finish gives a fresh look
  • Inexpensive
  • Water-based acrylic formula with low odor allows the paint to be durable
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#11

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 42 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Can be easily applied using a roller or a brush
  • Durable coating withstands heavy foot traffic and harsh weather
  • Eco-friendly and low-VOC formula with low odor

Cons

  • Expensive
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#12

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 11 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Contains high-quality and eco-friendly formula
  • Easy application
  • Ideal for painting walls and ceilings

Cons

  • Strong odor
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#13

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 94 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

4.6

Appearance after 6 years

4.6

Appearance after 9 years

4.6


Pros

  • Durable protective coating with excellent rust prevention
  • Easy application and fast-drying capacity
  • Satin finish offers a low-sheen look

Cons

  • Thin consistency
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#14

Image of KILZ Interior/Exterior...: Bestviewsreviews
Overall BVR Rating Based on 116 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

0.8

Appearance after 6 years

0.8

Appearance after 9 years

0.8


Pros

  • Resistant to scuffing, fading, cracking and peeling
  • Cleans up easily with water and soap
  • Low-lustre finish can be applied smoothly and evenly on any surface

Cons

  • Thin single coating
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#15

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 56 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Durable and protective finish
  • Offers a slip-resistant surface for pool decks and walkways
  • Easy to apply

Cons

  • Expensive
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#16

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 11 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Can be applied smoothly and evenly on any surface
  • Water-based formula with low odor
  • Easy to apply

Cons

  • Expensive
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#17

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Overall BVR Rating Based on 10 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

5.0

Appearance after 6 years

5.0

Appearance after 9 years

5.0


Pros

  • Water-based formula with low odor
  • Can be applied smoothly and evenly on any surface
  • Easy to apply

Cons

  • Expensive
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#18

Image of Diamond Brite Paint 31000...: Bestviewsreviews
Overall BVR Rating Based on 181 reviews
Appearance after 3 years

0.0

Appearance after 6 years

0.0

Appearance after 9 years

0.0


Pros

  • Oil-based formula offers mildew resistant with an alkyd finish
  • Resistant to scuffing, fading, cracking and peeling
  • Can be easily applied using a roller or a brush

Cons

  • Average quality packaging

Exterior Paint Buying Guide

The first thing that you notice while looking for a house is the style of the house, and color of the paint which makes it look appealing. Although interior paints get more attention as compared to the exterior, the recent years have seen a surge in the demand for quality Exterior Paints for residences. Exterior Paints are important because they provide protection to the outer walls of the house from harsh weather and strong sun rays. It also adds a new look to the house, every time a fresh coat is applied. Exterior Paints are of two types, water-based and solvent-based. Solvent-based paints dry up to give a smooth surface and blends well on the walls, but it takes more time to dry. Whereas, water-based paints dry up fast and can be cleaned away with water and soap. 

Benefits of Exterior Paint

Increases the Resale Value

Painting your home with fresh and sharp colors can increase the value of your home. Many studies have proved that painting your home can increase its appeal, which in turn, increases its resale value.

Adds Protection from Changing Weather Conditions

While properly painting the exterior of your home undoubtedly helps improve curb appeal, it also prevents moisture damage, wood rot, and other wear that can arise during seasonal weather changes. 

Protection Against Insects

Termites can be a big problem for houses which has wooden interiors in them. But a good quality paint adds an extra layer of protection to the walls of your house. It keeps the wall safe from rain, dust, sun and mites. 

Factors to Consider While Buying an Exterior Paint

Durability

The durability of an Exterior Paint determines how well, and for how long, it will hold up to nature's elements. It is said that the shorter the duration of the warranty the poor quality the paint is. So, it is advisable to spend some extra money and buy a good quality paint for the long run.  

Preparation

Before you even begin to paint your home, you must properly prepare your exterior walls. You can start by removing any mildew or dirt, as well as smoothing and sanding any rough surfaces. You will also need to determine your paint color scheme and what type of Exterior Paint you want to use.

Texture

Exterior surfaces have different textures compared to inner walls. The paint that you will use inside is not the same as the paint you use outside. Different homes have different wall textures as well, depending on the building material used.

Weather

The weather of the place you stay impacts the paint the most. Extended exposure to wind, rain, humid conditions and sunlight wears out the paint. Select paint that protects against the dominant weather condition.

Color

The color of the outer walls should be carefully selected to ensure that they enhance the beauty of your home. It is also the first thing people see when they visit. Pick colors that emphasize focal points such as doors and windowpane. 

Conclusion

Your home is your comfort space and to make this comfort space appeal getting professional Exterior Paint job is important.  Exterior paint will make your entire home look bright and sparkling new. If you are thinking of renovation, then take a look above at our featured section for some of the recommended paints for you. 

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