• From abrasives, sandpapers, patching compounds and caulks to tapes, rollers, and brushes, painting requires lots of supplies. J.C. Licht carries everything you need for effective preparation and application… including sturdy ladders, reliable safety equipment, even the drop cloths and cleaners needed to keep the worksite tidy.

    Abrasives / Surface Preparation

    • Sandpaper and Abrasives
      3M

      Sandpaper and Abrasives

      3M makes a host of high-quality, high-performance abrasives and surface preparation products, including sanding sheets, discs, and tools. 3M products are popular among professional paint contractors as well as homeowners and DIY-ers.

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    • Sandpaper and Abrasives
      Blue Dolphin

      Sandpaper and Abrasives

      Blue Dolphin products are manufactured to meet the needs of the professional painter. Their abrasives feature high quality materials and are made with state-of-the-art technology, like the Anti-Clogging No Load abrasive sheets and discs, which are available in many grits.

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    • Sandpaper and Abrasives
      Radius 360

      Sandpaper and Abrasives

      The Radius 360° is a revolutionary drywall sanding tool, with unique side-to-side, up and down, and circular mobility. The Radius 360° features a full 9” diameter, die-cast aluminum head that makes fast work of large surface areas. The round design virtually eliminates flipping and the associated surface scratching and gouging.

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    Applicators

    • Brushes and Rollers
      Arroworthy

      Brushes and Rollers

      Arroworthy is known for its superior lambskin and synthetic paint roller covers, including rollers mounted on a 100% solvent-resistant polypropylene core. The company also makes professional and semi-professional brushes in nylon and polyester.

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    • Brushes and Rollers
      Corona

      Brushes and Rollers

      Corona brushes are the ultimate for professional application of today’s high-tech coatings. Brushes are available in Nylon/Polyester blends for all paints, black China bristle for alkyd and oil-based paints, and white China bristle for stains, varnishes, urethanes, and other alkyd coatings. The company also makes roller frames and sleeves.

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    • Brushes and Rollers
      Purdy

      Brushes and Rollers

      For almost a century, Purdy has been known for its exemplary craftsmanship: each brush is handmade and ‘signed’ by the person who made it. Purdy brushes come in many natural and synthetic bristles and filaments, providing the right brush for every painting situation. The company also makes high-quality roller covers.

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    • Rollers
      Whizz

      Rollers

      Whizz makes high quality precision painting tools and accessories designed to cut work time and produce beautiful results. The company’s products include roller frames, handles, and poles, roller covers, and polyester brushes in many convenient sizes.

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    • Brushes and Rollers
      Wooster

      Brushes and Rollers

      The Wooster Brush Company produces more than 2,000 products for painters of all skill levels.Wooster paint brushes utilize the best China bristle, exclusive synthetic filaments, unique blends, durable ferrules, and comfortable, well-balanced handles. Wooster roller covers hold and release coatings for optimum painting efficiency.

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    Caulking

    • Caulk
      DAP

      Caulk

      DAP caulks and sealants are designed for indoor and outdoor use, as well as for specialty applications like asphalt or gutters. Made for professional painters, and for those who want professional results, DAP products are available in antimicrobial, insulating, and high-heat-resistant formulations.

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    • Caulk
      Tower Sealants

      Caulk

      A leader in water-based sealant technology, Tower Sealants has developed high-performance lines of sealants that meet the most demanding professional requirements for many kinds of substrates. Formulations include silicone, acrylic urethane, and elastomeric acrylic.

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    Drop Cloths & Tapes

    • Tape and Adhesives
      3M

      Tape and Adhesives

      3M tapes are available in grass cloth, aluminum foil, and polyester, some designed for high-heat applications. The company also makes multi-polymer, polypropylene, and UV protective tapes in a variety of widths.

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    • Tapes and Adhesives
      Blue Dolphin

      Tapes and Adhesives

      Blue Dolphin tapes are manufactured with the greenest process in the field, exceeding the strictest EU environmental regulations, while still producing superior results. For instance, their multi-surface Hybrid Painter’s Tape leaves a perfect, precise, no-residue paint line.

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    • Drop Cloth
      Chicago Dropcloth

      Drop Cloth

      The company’s canvas drop cloths feature durable seams, four weights, and sizes up to 20’ by 20’. The company also makes tough plastic drop cloths and handy paper or paper-and-plastic drop cloths as well as water-resistant, breathable canvas tarps.

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    • Plastics
      Petoskey Plastics

      Plastics

      Products include contractor bags, retail trash bags, heavy-duty plastic sheeting, painter’s plastic, and its innovative Grip-N-Guard® self-adhering masking film. Petoskey also makes can liners and bags from eco-friendly recycled plastic.

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    • Dropcloths
      Trimaco

      Dropcloths

      Trimaco offers a comprehensive selection of surface, personal and jobsite protection products including canvas and plastic dropcloths, flooring and masking paper, protective films, rags and wipes, heavy-duty surface protectors, and disposable protective clothing.

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    • Tapes and Adhesives
      FrogTape®

      Tapes and Adhesives

      The answer is PaintBlock® Technology. FrogTape® is the only painter’s tape treated with PaintBlock® Technology. PaintBlock is a super-absorbent polymer which reacts with latex paint and instantly gels to form a micro-barrier that seals the edges of the tape, preventing paint bleed. Explore and select which FrogTape® is right for your job! Watch a video at www.frogtape.com

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    Ladders

    • Ladders
      Louisville Ladder

      Ladders

      Louisville Ladder makes a wide range of sturdy ladders including step, extension, multipurpose, warehouse, and attic ladders, as well as scaffolds, stages and planks. Materials are aluminum, fiberglass, and steel; heights range from up to 20’ for stepladders and up to 60’ for extension ladders.

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    • Scaffolding
      NuWave

      Scaffolding

      Nu-Wave Manufacturing manufactures prefabricated Interior Mobile Scaffolds, Guardrail Kits, Outriggers, Mini-Scaffolds, Drywall Carts and Accessories. Features include easy assembly, locking casters, and solid steel stack pins.

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    • Ladders
      Werner

      Ladders

      Werner is known for durable, innovative ladders that ensure safety and productivity. Stepladders are available in aluminum and fiberglass, with multi-functional tops; extension ladders come in straight and extension designs. The company also makes steps tools, attic ladders, and multi-purpose ladders.

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    • Ladder Tool
      PiVit Tool

      Ladder Tool

      The PiViT Ladder Tool is the ultimate extension ladder leveling tool. This ladder leveler is a must have for any extension ladder owner. You can create a stable platform for your extension ladder in seconds while enhancing your safety. It requires no bolts or clamps, yet provides a safer, more stable work environment and can be easily moved from ladder to ladder. It works extremely well on uneven ground, roof tops, stairs, and can be used as a ladder jack.

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    Patching Kits & Compounds

    • Spackle
      DAP

      Spackle

      Easy to use indoors and out on drywall, plaster, wood, and more, DryDex® spackling contains a patented Dry Time Indicator causing the product to change color when optimum dry time is achieved. It goes on pink and turns white when it is ready to sand and paint.

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    • 222 Spackle
      UGL

      222 Spackle

      UGL 222 Spackle is a ready-to-use compound for interior and exterior patching of cracked plaster, filling nail holes, and smoothing surface imperfections on unprimed wood. The product contains no asbestos, and it may be painted when dry.

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    • Joint Compounds
      United States Gypsum

      Joint Compounds

      United States Gypsum makes many types of joint compounds, including drywall, setting-type, and all-purpose compounds. These products come in various weights and can include special features like dust control and easy-sanding capabilities.

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    • MH Ready Patch
      Zinnser

      MH Ready Patch

      Durable enough for heavy-duty outdoor and indoor repairs, Zinnser Ready Patch professional spackling and patching compound dries fast, cures hard, sticks to metal, resists shrinkage, and can be painted when dry to the touch.

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    • Wood Filler
      Timbermate

      Wood Filler

      Timbermate Woodfiller is an Interior grade 4 in 1 Woodputty, Grainfiller, Edgefiller and Crackfiller. When thinned slightly with water can also be used as a sanding sealer. Timbermate does not shrink, sink, crack or fall out and has an indefinite shelf life. It is non-flammable, non-toxic and contains no Acrylic, Latex or Solvents. Timbermate comes in 13 premixed colours plus Natural Tint Base. Timbermate takes all types of known stains, varnishes and coatings.

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    • WoodEpox®
      Abatron

      WoodEpox®

      WoodEpox® Shrink-free adhesive putty wood replacement compound that can be used in any thickness in structural and decorative applications to replace, repair, extend, or fill wood and other materials. LiquidWood®  Restores structural strength and durability to wood fibers. With LiquidWood, a piece of deteriorated wood that could crumble under finger pressure can be impregnated and restored.

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    • Wood Filler
      Bondo

      Wood Filler

      The Bondo® brand offers a complete line of fillers and accessories – putties and glazes, undercoatings, and tools – for many applications including automotive, household, marine, hobby, and many others. The products can be used to repair and restore aluminum, wood, concrete, brick, metal, fiberglass, stone and sheetrock.

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    Safety Supplies

    • Safety
      3M

      Safety

      3M manufactures reliable safety products for painting and building contractors. These include safety harnesses, goggles, respirators, lanyards, vertical lifeline systems, earplugs, and disposable clothing.

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    • Safety
      SAS Safety Corp.

      Safety

      SAS Safety Corp. offers head-to-toe safety products and solutions for respiration, hearing, eyes, hands, body, and face, as well as first-aid kits, absorbents, spill containment systems, and other crucial safety accessories.

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    • Safety
      Boss

      Safety

      Boss Gloves protect your hands without overheating. Boss’ breathable string knit gloves offer exceptional tactile sensitivity and comfort. Try them with dots for extra grip, or dipped for durability.

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    Solvents & Cleaners

    • Klean Strip
      WM Barr Chemicals

      Klean Strip

      Barr’s Klean Strip line of solvents, thinners, removers, strippers, and cleaners aid in project preparation, execution, and clean-up. Biodegradable Klean Strip Green products emit fewer VOCs, fumes, and air pollutants yet deliver highly effective performance.

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    • Cleaner/Degreaser
      Challenger

      Cleaner/Degreaser

      Challenger® Cleaner/Degreaser is a USDA approved alternative to hazardous solvent based cleaners that will meet all of your cleaning requirements. Challenger® is water based, won’t harm plants or foliage, and can effectively tackle any residential or industrial cleaning task.

      Challenger SDS information link

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    • Dad’s Easy Spray Remover
      Dad’s Easy Spray

      Dad’s Easy Spray Remover

      Dad’s Easy Spray is a fast-acting and easy-to-use paint, stain and varnish remover that strips ALL finishes from wood, metal, masonry, glass and more, including hard-to-penetrate multiple paint layers.

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    • Dumond Chemical
      Dumond® Chemicals, Inc.

      Dumond Chemical

      Dumond® Chemicals, Inc. provides innovative and environmentally safe solutions in the areas of Paint Removal, Graffiti Control Systems, Stone and Masonry Care, Lead Abatement and Lead Encapsulating Products.

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    • Krud Kutter Chemicals
      Rust-oleum

      Krud Kutter Chemicals

      Krud Kutter by Rust-oleum safely removes the toughest stains and everyday messes that most “all-purpose” cleaners can’t touch – grime, grease, rust, pet stains, and crayons. It even removes dried latex paint and permanent marker.

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    Spray Accessories & Equipment

    • Sprayers
      Graco

      Sprayers

      Graco offers innovative equipment for spray painting and finishing, paint circulation, lubrication, sealant and adhesives dispensing, and process application. Graco sprayers come in airless and pneumatic models, powered by electricity, batteries, or gas.

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    • Power Washers
      Mi-T-M

      Power Washers

      Mi-T-M Power Washers work with hot or cold water and come in mobile and stationary models. Contractors and building professionals choose washers’ power source engineering most convenient for their work: gasoline, electric, diesel, or LP/Natural Gas.

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    Tools

    • Tools
      Advance Equipment MFG

      Tools

      Advance makes professional tools for the painting, drywall, and paperhanging industries. Products paste machines, tables, hand tools as well as Advance Pro-Guard spray guards and Advance Cool Grip II taping knives.

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    • Tools
      Festool

      Tools

      Festool offers a complete range of equipment for painters. Whether the job calls for coarse, intermediate, or fine sanding and polishing, there’s a top quality system for every application — plus compatible system accessories, abrasives and detail solutions.

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    • Tools
      Warner

      Tools

      Warner manufacturers contractor-grade paint scrapers, drywall tools, putty knives and other maintenance products, as well as paint applicators and accessories, benches, and stilts. All Warner products are made in the USA.

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    • Tools and Sundries
      Midwest Rake

      Tools and Sundries

      Midwest Rake makes specialized tools and sundries for applying high-end floor coatings. These products include floor squeegees, brooms, and sweeps; spiked shoes and covers; and tools for asphalt, concrete, and seal coat application.

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    • Tools and Sundries
      Powersmith

      Tools and Sundries

      PowerSmith’s LED Work Lights are 5X more energy efficient than halogen work lights. Integrated long-lasting LED bulbs never need replacing. Dual Head Work Lights tilt up to 30° down and 90° up to effectively light your work area.

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    • Tools
      Zipwall

      Tools

      ZIPWALL® is a unique system for constructing a sturdy, tapeless dust barrier. Easily constructed in Minutes. No tape, no ladders, no special tools and no marred ceiling or floors. ZIPWALL® can be used with plastic up to 8 mil thick.

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