The PaintSource Network was formally organized in 1999 by Doug Wilson and Will Selby in Lexington, Kentucky, culminating years of experience in the paint and wood coatings industry.
Kyle Blair joined the team in 2005. Kyle is now based at his Farrell Calhoun store in Lexington.
Will is based at The Painted Horse by Benjamin Moore in Lexington.
Doug is a longtime resident of central Kentucky, with more than 30 years experience and expertise in industrial, commercial, and residential wood coatings, paint, and caulking products. Doug has decades of experience with the specification and application of fine wood finishes, including deck and log home stains, with a focus on elegant hardwood floor finishes. For the past decade, our team has managed and developed PaintSource.net into a central resource for paint and wood coatings counsel.
PaintSource has ongoing experience applying and testing a variety of wood coatings and related tools and supplies. We have decades of experience in with residential and commercial coatings application, including extensive product and methods research.
Our Online Paint Store presents the premium solutions we have discovered in our quest. We present over 30 years experience applying, testing, and evaluating various paint, caulking, and wood care products here with our reviews.
Our product reviews are based on our years of testing and evaluation, as well as continual input from satisfied clients and expert contractors from across the country.
We present the knowledge of expert craftsmen through our network of wood coatings specialists who share a passion for assisting and educating Homeowners, or the Contractors or Builders they hire. We help clients evaluate and review choices about the finishes, tools, and procedures they use to complete their projects. We offer these products and solutions in our Online Paint Store. Please contact us if we can assist you .
Doug worked for the Sherwin-Williams Paint Company through the 1980's as an architectural coatings consultant. Doug and Will worked together in the early 90's running one of the largest independent paint stores in the country, serving clients in numerous markets, gaining valuable knowledge and experience with a variety of paint and wood coatings products.
Beginning in 1994, while operating a commercial and residential painting business, they began to develop a network of manufacturers, suppliers and contractors who were providing premium proven products and solutions for a variety of painting and wood care projects.
PaintSource published its first web article more than 15 years ago , and the site now contains nearly 1000 pages. Continual testing and research has led us to feature the products and solutions you will find here. Our consulting experience has allowed us to continue to test and evaluate hundreds of products through our professional network.
PaintSource is dedicated to increasing awareness of the best paint products, wood coatings, and caulking to protect and beautify a variety of surfaces on homes and commercial buildings. We present premium products, tools and supplies to save time and money, and improve project results.
Our Online Store allows us to continue to develop and provide our content free of advertisement bias or influence.
We offer Personal Consultation for your projects at AskthePainter.net.