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Benjamin Moore Aura Paint
Aura

This premium, but pricey, paint is sold at independent hardware retailers and at Benjamin Moore Paint stores. It is self-priming and environmentally friendly.

Description

This premium, but pricey, paint is sold at independent hardware retailers and at Benjamin Moore Paint stores. It is self-priming and environmentally friendly.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Hiding

Hiding

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

 /  5
Staining

Staining

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

 /  5

About

The Benjamin Moore Aura is part of the Paints test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Interior paints models like the Aura 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.