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Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch 32 oz. Ultra Cover Gloss Kona Brown General Purpose Paint

Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch

32 oz. Ultra Cover Gloss Kona Brown General Purpose Paint

$8.46 /each

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Product Overview

The Painter's Touch 32 oz. general purpose brush on paint offers great coverage. A rich, long-lasting color to help enhance your indoor or outdoor living space. Resists chipping and fading for durability.

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  • Apply to metal, wood, plaster, masonry and unglazed ceramic
  • High quality latex formula goes on smoothly, hides better and goes further than other multipurpose paints
  • Dries to the touch in 30 minutes
  • Covers up to 120 sq. ft.
  • Cleans up easily with soap and water
  • Actual paint colors may vary from on-screen and printer representations
  • Online Price includes Paint Care fee in the following states: CA, CO, CT, MN, OR, RI, VT

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Customer Questions & Answers

kona brown looks like purple when u apply it is that normal?

Asked by: scooter
A Google search for "'kona brown' purple" brought me here as I had the same concerns. After applying it to the project, I can tell you this: Yes, it is purple in the can, no matter how much you mix it. Yes, it applies purple to project. No, it does not stay purple. It starts to turn 'kona brown' within a few minutes. I am not sure why the Rust-oleum rep is "shocked" by this; it is their product and they should know this. In any case, when you see purple, do not get concerned, it is normal.
Answered by: Androclese
Date published: 2017-01-08

Why does my dresser stay purple

I have read that Kona brown starts purple and dries dark brown. I painted my dresser and let it dry over night and it is still purple. Why did't the color turn brown? I sanded the dresser and I applied primer. Do I need to add a second coat before it turns dark brown? What should I do here?
Asked by: Eddie
I just opened my can after shaking it up and it's dark stinking purple. Actually found this searching to see if it was normal. Sort of scared to continue because I don't want purple shelves....
Answered by: Jen
Date published: 2016-05-17

Will this cover 2 white nightstands? Will i have to sand the furnitur first?

Asked by: Candy
Yes I think it will cover two white nite stands...two coats will be close but I think you could do it. I would recommend a light sanding first. * Note: If the night stands are varnished you will want to remove the varnish first...which can be done with sanding. Good luck.
Answered by: Magghe
Date published: 2015-09-20

I need to lighten up the color, can I add water to the paint to do that?

I need to lighten up the color, can I add water to the paint to do that?
Asked by: ttl
To create a custom color with Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch Ultra Cover General Purpose Paint, we recommend mixing colors together from this line. We do offer a few different colors in a gloss finish that can be used. Adding water will only thin the product and extend the dry time, and should only be done if needed.
Answered by: Rust-OleumSupport
Date published: 2017-03-16
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Customer Reviews

32 oz. Ultra Cover Gloss Kona Brown General Purpose Paint is rated 3.5 out of 5 by 11.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Difficult product to use Opened a new can and stirred paint as usually do with paint (carefully). Then problems began with Rustoleum paint. First coat was just fine since paint stayed fluid and easy to spread,second coat was not as easy, third coat was not good since product was sticky and difficult to spread (dried extremely fast). that was first end table and 1 more to go. 2nd end table the paint dried way to fast and had turned thick and difficult to spread and the more coats I did the more difficult it became to use. By end of the project I have to throw away at least 1/4 of a quart because it is unusable. I followed the instructions gave ample time to dry between coats and this still happened.
Date published: 2016-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic! This paint made me so happy! It looked purple! even after I stirred it, so I wasn't sure at first. As it dried (quickly) it turned into a rich, dark glossy brown which was exactly what I needed! Note: follow the directions for application and use a brush (not foam or roller). It makes all the difference in coverage.
Date published: 2012-10-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Yes...It does dry brown My first impression of the "PURPLE" looking paint was to return it to the store. After reading other's reviews, I reassured myself that it was not mixed by some color blind bozo. I was only using it to paint 30 year old laminated pop up trailer cabinets (sorry pros..I couldn't bring myself to use oil base) so I figured it was worth a try. It probably would have looked a whole lot better had it not better hotter than heck while painting and had I taken the time to sand and patch the aged laminate, but that aside, I am impressed at how it came out. My pop up is now revived enough to spend another 15 years sitting in my yard for my hot night camp outs. And it is indeed a beautiful kona brown.
Date published: 2014-08-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good paint I use this paint for my basement wooden staircases. Since this is just for the basement, I do not even bother sanding and priming it. I applied the first coat of paint, waited for a few hours until it completely dried out and then the second coat to smooth everything out and voila.
Date published: 2015-04-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from its not really purple Like all the others I was really disappointed when I opened the can. I re checked the color thinking I had picked up purple, stirred it...still purple so I searched "kona brown" thinking Kona Brown was actually purple...and found this page and very much appreciated reading the reviews. It was like melted chocolate on the floor, looks wonderful. Im not sure how it will hold up but will test it...its only temporary on this floor anyway but I hope it holds up as I love the color it dried as.
Date published: 2014-09-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Don't waste your money I am hugely disappointed in this product. I bought Ultra Cover Multi-Purpose Gloss Brush-On Paint kona color and primer at Home Depot to paint a piece of furniture. I sanded, primed, and also heated my garage to make sure I was with in the temperature parameters on the label. I also checked the weather online to make sure I was with in the humidity levels listed on the can. Despite all of that and despite using a brush as instructed, the finished product was a streaky mess. It looks horrible. Do not believe the label when it says the paint will work down to 50 degrees and 80% humidity. I am very frustrated. I have to sand it down and start over despite following all the label instruction. If the paint doesn’t really work well within the wide label parameters then they should narrow the conditions for use so people don’t waste their time and money. Now I am out my time and money.
Date published: 2015-12-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rust-Oleum DOES cover well! It takes a couple of coats depending on what you're painting but it covers great when done and looks like dark wood. Great contrast color that goes with everything that you don't want to be black. Small can goes a long way when rolling out or trimming but for a big project, maybe two cans. When using a paint brush, you will need more than one coat. Dry time inbetween coats fast. Thanks to this product, I don't have to replace my kitchen cabinets at this time... looks new.
Date published: 2012-08-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great paint for furniture projects I really like this product. I used it to paint a wooden dog crate that is meant to function as a piece of furniture (think end table). The paint is thin enough that the grain of the wood can show through. Also, the dark espresso brown color matches well with today's decor. My only issue is I wish they sold this in a semi-gloss, I really didn't want the high gloss but there was no other option.
Date published: 2013-05-07
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