1. Is there a source for me to buy caulking gun type tube empties
that I can use to fill my own stuff?
2. There must be a better container for the gallon cans of paint.
The groove between the lid and the can is a natural trap for paint
spills. Once that dries it really creates many problems - stuck lids
that lead to metal mutilation that lead to "skins" , paint flakes in
the paint, semi dried paint, etc. One easy solution will be for a
Dollar Store to carry resilient plastic replacement paint can covers.
Now if only some businessman can get a China manufacturer to produce
Save the ones you use...since no one saves them...empty, swap out and chunk
in the garbage..
No..not that I am aware of....
Umm...I have about 50 of them....been around for quite a while...some even
have a neat little lip that you can use to pour the paint when you pull the
Got them at my local hardware store about 10 years ago.....
Use a nail starter to punch a few holes in the groove before you start
painting. Almost no paint remains trapped as it drains back into the
can. Add a sheet of plastic wrap before resealing the lid, and as
suggested above- store upside down.
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