25 Jun '11, 3pm

Eco Friendly Paint: He is also open to eco friendly paint and so I was dispatched to track down enough to cover

Eco Friendly Paint: He is also open to eco friendly paint and so I was dispatched to track down enough to cover

A friend of mine has undertaken a rather large remodel project on the first floor of her house. She is partial to sustainable and green options and as such has hired a contractor who recycles or donates anything salvageable from his projects. He is also open to eco friendly paint and so I was dispatched to track down enough to cover most of my friend’s downstairs. She had painstakingly chosen her paint colors from a major brand that does not offer green, low VOC, or otherwise eco-friendly options, and was concerned that she wouldn’t be able to accurately match colors with another line. I convinced her (with assurance from my local ACE hardware) that her paint could be eco-friendly, low VOC, and be matched perfectly. What exactly is low- or no- VOC, you ask? It’s actually a range of very low Volatile Organic Chemical content under 50 parts per million. Regular paint has hun...

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