Many people buy paint sprayers and paint sprayer tools and haven’t ever used them before. It’s wise to try a few out before you go out and buy them. For those of you who haven’t first tried a paint sprayer here are some things that you should know about them.

best consumer paint sprayerAlways read the important details regarding how much paint to put into your paint sprayer and whether or not you need to thin it down to a specific consistency.

Many paint sprayers require that you add either water or paint thinner to the paint so that it’s the right consistency when it goes through the paint sprayer.

Paint sprayers will give you an excellent coverage as long as you remember to keep the nozzle clean and free of debris. Any bits of paint left in the nozzle can send your paint shooting off in the wrong direction.

Always clean your paint sprayer completely after each use. If you don’t, you can wind up with a clogged paint sprayer. Clean the hose, the nozzles and all of the other components in your paint sprayer to ensure that it will work smoothly next time you need it.

Not all paint sprayers are created equal. There are models that you can carry by sprayer band and model reviews that you will pull along behind you on the ground.  Here are reviews and conparison for top selling: Both work well, however, if you’re going to be going up and down a ladder, it may be wise to either have a very long hose for the pull along kind or use the carry by hand type.

best paint gun for house reviewsTake the time to clean your paint sprayer and to roll all of the hoses or tubes up properly after each use. It may take you even longer to properly clean and secure your paint sprayer than it does to get it out and use it, but it’s oh so worth it next time you need it.