Glidden Brush Ups: Dirt Pickup - Home Decorating & Painting Advice

Glidden Brush Ups: Dirt Pickup

Q: What is Dirt Pickup?

A: Accumulation of dirt on exterior surfaces caused by the natural aging of exterior paint or the use of a low-quality paint.  

It may look something like this:


Q: How do I fix it?

A: Follow these steps:
  1. Pressure-wash or clean the surface well.
  2. Apply a high-quality latex home paint and wash annually, or as needed, to maintain cleanliness.
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