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Sherwin-Williams Emerald Paint
Emerald

This premium, but pricey, paint is sold at Sherwin Williams Paint stores. It is self-priming and environmentally friendly (Low VOCs).

Description

This premium, but pricey, paint is sold at Sherwin Williams Paint stores. It is self-priming and environmentally friendly (Low VOCs).

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 Sherwin-Williams Emerald is part of the Paints test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Interior paints models like the Emerald 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.