Clean, dry and keep quality paintbrushes for a life-time.
Soak and rinse a paintbrush with no mess.
Drip-dry paintbrush vertically with a small rubber clamp attached to the paintbrush handle.
Made from an empty gallon milk container.
Can also use empty detergent containers for handheld paint container.
Step 1: You Need:
Plastic gallon milk container
Scissors or a box cutter
Small rubber clamp
Step 2: Mark Outline on Container for Cutting
1. Draw a line down the mouth of the container to neck of the container (at the top-point of the outline shape).
2. Draw outline shape above (similar to shape of a house)
Step 3: Cut Outline on Container
Step 4: Cut Slit in Mouth of Container
Cut a line in the mouth of countainer down to the point of the outline shape.
Step 5: Clean Paintbrushes Sized Up to 4 Inches
Clean paintbrush sized up to 4 inches.
Step 6: Soak, Clean and Rinse Paintbrush
Fill the container with enough clean water to cover the dirty bristles.
Soak, clean and rinse dirty paintbrush.
Step 7: Easy-dry Paintbrush
Raise paintbrush and use rubber clamp to vertically hold the handle above the mouth of the container.
Vertical drip-dry is the best method to preserve life of paintbrush bristles.