New Bacteria Killing Paint From Sherwin-Williams

New Bacteria Killing Paint From Sherwin-Williams

  • On December 3, 2015


“Paint Shield” is the newest line of paints available from Sherwin-Williams and it’s the first EPA-registered paint capable of killing 99.9% of bacteria after two hours of contact with the painted surface.  This revolutionary interior paint will be available in 590 colors in the U.S. in 2016.  So get ready to have Express Yourself Paint come clean up your house!


We all could use a little help in the bacteria department.  They’re microscopic and can live almost anywhere, and they wreak havoc on our lives.  It’d be great to have an extra hand fighting back against these germs.  According to Sherwin-Williams, this unique paint is ideal for use in hospitals, schools, daycares, etc., and is able to be used on “hard, non-porous ceilings, walls, doors, and trim,” and is effective for up to four years.  This makes it a great paint to use throughout your home to protect you and your family from harmful bacteria.


Their main goal is to clean up hospitals by targeting bacteria like Staph, MRSA, and E. Coli, which are among the leading causes of healthcare-associated infections.  This paint has also been found to reduce the growth of common microbes.  According to Sherwin-Williams executive Chris Connor, this paint is “one of the most significant technological breakthroughs in our nearly 150 year history of innovation. By killing infectious pathogens on painted surfaces, Paint Shield is a game-changing advancement in coatings technology.”
This is a product you’ll want to use, and we at Express Yourself Paint are happy to help you make it a part of your home. Not only will this paint keep your home cleaner, it has been shown to have great durability and quality coating performance in tests.  Watch for its release in 2016 and let us know when you’re ready to make it a part of your home!