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HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams Ovation paint

This budget priced paint is sold at Lowe's and Sherwin-Williams Paint Stores. It is self-priming and environmentally friendly (low VOCs).


The HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams Ovation is part of the Paint test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Paint models like the Ovation are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Hiding: Hiding reflects how well a paint covers dark colors mainly with one-coat.

Staining: Staining shows how well a paint resists tough oil and water based stains.

Scrubbing: Scrubbing shows how a paint holds up to many abrasive cleanings.