7 Things That Prove Cheaper Isn’t Always Better

1. Paint

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Cheapo paint may seem like a bargain, but you could end up spending more overall if you have to paint and then repaint to get the coverage you need.

Not only could you end up using more paint initially, but bargain brands may also be less durable. That means you’ll be repainting again in no time.

Of course, you don’t have to run out and buy the most expensive cans either. Many midrange brands make perfectly good products. If you have a membership with Consumer Reports, check out their ratings.

For everyone else, head to the Good Housekeeping paint reviews to find the right pick for your project.

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