Tape comparison chart

Compare all Scotch® Painter's Tapes in one chart, to find the very best tape for your project.

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Tape comparison chart

Compare all Scotch® Painter's Tapes in one chart, to find the very best tape for your project.

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Tape comparison chart

Compare all Scotch® Painter's Tapes in one chart, to find the very best tape for your project.

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Choose the right tape for the job.

Multi-surface painter’s tapes Surface-specific painter’s tapes Basic
   Recommended tape A roll of tape in its green and black wrapper.General painting
2055
A roll of tape in its blue and black wrapper.Original
2090
A roll of tape in its blue and black wrapper.Sharp Lines
2093
A roll of tape in its blue and black wrapper.Ultra sharp lines
2098
A roll of tape in its pink and black wrapper.Delicate
2080
A roll of tape in its yellow and black wrapper.Exterior
2097
A roll of tape in its green and black wrapper.Rough
2060
A roll of tape in its white and black wrapper.Contractor Grade
2020
 Alternative tape
Multi-surface painter’s tapes
Lightly textured drywall (painted 1-7 days ago)  
Lightly textured drywall (painted over 7 days ago)      
Wallcoverings — Solid vinyl, wood  
Wallpaper  
Plaster walls  
Baseboards and door trim
Wood trim / baseboards    
Aluminum, metal          
Vinyl    
Floor
Finished or engineered hardwood  
Unfinished hardwood      
Carpet    
Marble, slate      
Brick, stone, grout  
Concrete, cement  
Vinyl, laminate, linoleum    
Other interior surfaces
Cabinets  
Countertops      
Tile, caulk  
Window glass      
Hardware  
Brick wall or fireplace  
Plastic    
Veneers  
Lacquer coatings  
Exterior surfaces
Brick, stone, grout  
Concrete, cement  
Hardware    
Window glass      
Trim (metal, wood)        
Trim (vinyl)    
Siding (wood, non-rough clapboard)      
Siding (vinyl)  
Other attributes
UV resistance          
Days of clean removal 8 days 14 days 21 days 28 days 60 days 10 days 5 days 1 day
Test tape/surface compatibility before use, as results may vary. None of the Scotch® Painter's Tapes are recommended for use on lacquered surfaces.

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Get the right tape for your project

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Get the right tape for your project

Check out our tape selector tool to find the Scotch® Painter's Tape for your project.

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