Preparation & Tools

Preparation & Tools

Why are painting tools important?

Everybody knows that brushes and rollers are the most important accessories to use when undertaking a paint project. However, you may still need some additional paint tools to help complete the project, especially for preparation.

What are the key paint brush accessories for paint project preparation?

Monarch has a number of preparation tools for the professional painter. The Metal Can Opener will open any paint tin with ease, plus its durable construction makes it long-lasting.

The Wooden Paint Stirrer is ideal for mixing paints, fluids, grouts and glues. It has an easy grip curved handle and can be used again and again. Need something more heavy duty? Monarch’s Steel Paint Mixer is specifically designed to mix paint thoroughly and effectively prior to painting. The threaded handle connects to standard extension poles and it comes in two sizes.

Does Monarch have a tool to smooth out silicones?

Yes, we do! The 3-in-1 Pro Caulking Tool is ideal for applying silicone, latex and acrylic sealants in bathrooms, kitchens and around windows and doors. It has a scraper to remove old sealants, a cartridge remover and a smooth silicone spreader all in one easy tool.

Is there a tool to use to keep my brushes or rollers clean?

The Monarch Brush Comb is the perfect paint tool to keep your brushes and rollers clean. It is ideal for combing out excess paint from brush filament and rollers. You can also use it to clean any dry paint away from the ferrule. It is important to clean your brushes and rollers regularly, as they will last a lot longer.

Where can I buy paint tools?

Monarch’s professional paint tools can be found at a number of paint specialist and trade stores nationally. Visit our store locator page to find your nearest Monarch stockist.