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Downloadable Color Palettes

Explore color in ways that make your final decision simple. Downloadable color palettes for Photoshop, AutoCAD and Revit let you picture paint colors in graphics, designs and more, so you can choose your favorite colors before you paint.

Colormix® Forecast 2021

With your Account Executive ready to help, you have access to design inspiration from 40 new color trends spun into four palettes inspired by the rhythm keeping the natural world in step.

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This online resource center is dedicated to providing you with the most up-to-date information, including relevant industry news and valuable business insights to help you navigate these challenging circumstances. We’re committed to helping you and your business stay inspired with tools and resources to connect with you virtually for now, and in person in the future. We’ll continue to update this resource center with new, timely information.

We continue to take action in our response to COVID-19 to support employees, customers and our communities.

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Why Design is More Important Now Than Ever:

Homes to cherish. Healthcare facilities being put to the test. Commercial, educational and hospitality spaces that may be quiet now but will be full of life once again. Director of Color Marketing Sue Wadden reflects on design during these times, including our commitment to provide tools, training and inspiration to fuel your continued success.

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Emerald® Designer Edition™

We’ve taken our best-in-class Emerald® paint to the next level. Formulated to deliver a flawless finish and our best hide yet, Emerald® Designer Edition™ is available in 200 exclusive new colors, including our brightest, cleanest whites.

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STIR® Articles and Resources

STIR is our award-winning e-newsletter that explores the connection between color and cutting-edge design. It examines the many facets of color to help you bring a fresh perspective to your work. 

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Order Color Samples

Within your dashboard on mySW.com, you can easily order fandecks, catalogs, oversized color samples and more.

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Virtual Events

Take part in live virtual events or self-guided CE sessions, from the comfort of home — and stay current on everything from our latest Colormix® Color Forecast to innovations in coatings for commercial spaces.

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COVID-19 ArchMap

See how healthcare facilities, including alternative care facilities, are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic around the world.

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CEU Courses

Continue your design education and strengthen your skills with convenient CEU courses—from influencing future color and design trends to the latest in coatings technology.

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Dodge Data & Analytics

View extensive resources to better understand how COVID-19 is affecting the construction industry, including how to spec for the current growth in healthcare.

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A note from Sue Wadden

Specification Assistance

Find important third party certification information, resources for green specification and VOC requirements, data sheet search, and our BIM library to render with photorealistic accuracy.

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Search for your Designer or Architectural Account Executive and get consultation and specification assistance for coatings along with color tools that support every unique job.

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Tips from the CDC

The CDC is now recommending that everyone wear face coverings in public. Watch as the Surgeon General demonstrates an easy way to make one at home using common household items like a t-shirt or scarf.