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Benjamin Moore Aura Exterior paint

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This model has been tested by our experts.

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The Benjamin Moore Aura Exterior is part of the Paint test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Exterior paint models like the Aura Exterior are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Appearance after 3 years: Appearance after three years summarizes performance after one year of our accelerated weathering (i.e. equivalent to three years on a vertical wall).

Appearance after 6 years: Appearance after six years summarizes performance after two years of our accelerated weathering (i.e. equivalent to six years on a vertical wall).

Appearance after 9 years: Appearance after three years summarizes performance after three years of our accelerated weathering (i.e. equivalent to nine years on a vertical wall).

Specs

Resists cracking Resists cracking Capability to expand and contract with the siding without cracking even after three years of accelerated weathering.
Yes
Resists color change Resists color change Capability to resist fading and/or color or gloss changes even after three years of accelerated weathering.
Yes
Resists dirt Resists dirt Capability to keep dirt from adhering to the surface even after three years of accelerated weathering.
No
Resists mildew Resists mildew Capability to resist mildew growth even after three years of accelerated weathering .
No