/Tag: Non-Toxic Paint

Milk Paint vs. Chalk Paint – Everything You Need to Know

The Ancient Roots of Real Milk Paint When human beings first began experimenting with cave art and adding color to their artifacts thousands of years ago, they did so with a type of milk paint, which was one of the first paints humans ever created. Today, paint products like those made by The Real Milk [...]

2017-03-22T23:25:29-04:00January 12th, 2016|News|

Paint Toxins You Must Avoid!

If you haven't heard of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), now is the time to learn about them. If you buy paint that's not labeled non-toxic, you're putting yourself at risk immediately after you open up the paint can.  Some popular, extremely dangerous chemicals in VOC-heavy paint include toluene, xylene, methylene chloride and formaldehyde. When you [...]

2017-03-22T23:25:30-04:00July 23rd, 2013|News|

Keep Your Family Safe by Using Non Toxic Paint

It's no secret how dangerous certain toxic paints can be. Usually, the paint that causes the most problems is lead paint, which was banned for use as a household paint back in 1978. However, even newer household paints can emit certain unhealthy volatile organic compounds. Many of the paints that people use for the construction [...]

2017-03-22T23:25:30-04:00May 17th, 2013|Tips & Techniques|