Sherwin Williams Review
Sherwin Williams Review offers a brief history of the company, Sherwin Williams Paints Review from the perspective of a Sherwin Williams Painter, companies growth and stock information. Sherwin Willliams Paints Company started on 1866 in Cleveland, Ohio with the vision of co-founders Henry Sherwin and partner Edward Williams. If you review the companies history you would see their reach has grown to incorporate many new aspects of the paint Industry it is still best known in America by its distribution stores name, Sherwin Williams Paints.
Truly a one stop shop Sherwin Williams creates, produces and distributes the product directly to consumers through its network of nearly 5000 stores nation wide and through other distributors such as kmart, sears and several smaller local stores. We will review the house paints, coating and the supplies used in applying them. They also offer commercial, marine and other specialty products specifically designed for each industry.
One of the great secrets of Sherwin Williams is that they not only sell their branded products in there own stores, but also operate and are owners of many of the other most popular paint manufactures and painters supply names in the business. You might be surprised to hear how many. This article is focused on their branded products by Sherwin Williams. Here is a link to other Painting Companies if you are interested in find out more about the competition or their proxy companies that operate under their own brand names.
Sherwin Williams Brands
- Dutch Boy
- Thompson Water Seal
- Weather Beater
- Easy Living
- Pratt & Lambert
- Bestt Liebco
Sherwin Williams Paints Review
Sherwin Williams paints review a quick run down of the various paint types and what finishes they come in and the projects they are best suited for. Sherwin Williams Paints has full product lines for interior-exterior-residential-commercial projects at varying price ranges, paint characteristics and material specifications. Painters Now understands how many square feet of wall space a gallon of paint finishes is also important so we have included that and any other specialty details as well.
Sherwin Williams Review-Super Paint
Super Paint Review by Sherwin Williams won hands down as Best Paint Overall when we reviewed-compared brands from 10 of the leading paint companies.
Sherwin Williams Review-Duration Paint
Duration Paint Review– yet another one of our favorites when durability from use becomes a factor. Sherwin Williams uses what they call “cross linking technology”.
Sherwin Williams Review-Emerald Paint
Emerald Paint Review from Sherwin Williams heralded as their best paint to date. Best in Class means a lot when your a paint company.
Sherwin Williams Review-Harmony Paint
Harmony Paint Review a zero voc-volatile organic compound formula designed to provide a less toxic environment. Mold and Mildew resistant and actively reduces odors.
They also actively employ acquisitions of other manufactures and competitors as they via for market dominance globally in a industry nearing $100 billion annually. Although unsuccessful in their bid to buy as a whole one of the largest paint manufactures in the Americas Comex Group, due to anti-trust regulator complaints, they were able to finalize a deal for $165 million dollars to purchase Comex’s North American divisions located in Canada and the United States in September 2013. PPG a close competitor ceased this opportunity to gain some market share for itself by acquiring the remaining division is Mexico. Earlier purchases include Columbia Paints & Coatings in 2007 and UK based company Leighs Paints in 2013. Their most well known recent purchase was finalized in July 2017 when the acquired Valspar for $9 billion dollars.
Sherwin Williams Spray Source operates over 100 outlet centers that provide a sales, service and warranty for painter tools such as paint sprayers, hvlp systems and pressure washers. They even own a award winning interior design magazine Stir which provides information on the latest color and emerging design trends. Although rated as one of the top 100 best places to work in 2011 by ComputerWorld not all the headlines have been good. In 2014 they were found as jointly liable in a lead paint class action lawsuit that amounted to a little over $1 billion settlement. Funds collected from this case are being used for the abatement of lead based paints found in many older homes across the US.