PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Behr and Valspar as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.


Behr and Valspar Overview

Total reviews
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Behr was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Jul 26, 2008 and since then this brand received 640 reviews. It is 491 reviews more than Valspar received since May 10, 2008. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer has equal chances to resolve issues with Behr customer support team and Valspar customer service.

Behr and Valspar Consumer Ratings

55 out of 461 in Building Products category
69 out of 461 in Building Products category
Product or Service Quality
49 in category
57 in category
Price Affordability
63 in category
72 in category
Customer service
29 in category
42 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Behr ranks 14 points higher in the Building Products category than Valspar. People gave Behr 1.5 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Building Products category and it is 58 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Valspar was rated 1.2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 50 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Price Affordability criterion, than we see that Behr has a higher rating than Valspar. Regarding Customer service criterion, consumers gave Behr 1.8 stars and it is 73% greater than other in category. Valspar however was rated 1.4 stars and it is 61% greater than other in category.

Behr and Valspar Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.5 (236 reviews)
1.2 (44 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...This product should be CLEARLY label as no suitable for wood. ::..

Susan C

...If you were able to water this paint down it might solve this issue, but Valspar cleverly made their product so you can't. I never recommend this crap to any of my customers. Only reason I'm using it today is because they insist and won't use anything else...

Hev G
Price Affordability
1.9 (211 reviews)
1.5 (40 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...You can get a really good Benjamin Moore paint for the same price you pay for that behr crap!!!!! Home Depot needs to drop behr and start selling Benjamin Moore they started selling PPG that's way better than Behr!!!..


...I ask for a full purchase price refund and he laughed and said it's not going to happen. This company is HORRIBLE about standing behind their warranty ! I'm upset enough that I'm looking to file a Class Action Law Suit. Anyone interested please contact me at jstreet3336@live...

Customer service
1.8 (173 reviews)
1.4 (33 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I’m extremely HAPPY with Customer Service they addressed my issues and took care of the problem. Thank You very much. To the Representive that took care of this most current issue...


How can you advertise the claim that if a customer doesn’t like the color you will switch it out for free? Hidden restrictions applied like: its only for gallons of paint, and it doesn’t actually work as simply as it sounds. You must buy both colors and send in a request for rebate. You guys suck...

Emily M

Behr and Valspar Pros and Cons

  • Looked great at first
  • Looked good when first applied
  • Lots of home depot stores around
  • Has a nice finish
  • Paint quality
  • Quality
  • Deckover paint
  • Product did not perform as advertised
  • Poor quality
  • Poor surface finish

Behr and Valspar Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

we did our deck and railings, now its a mess. its peeling in different spots, some places worse then others. not very...

No votes

Behr and Valspar Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

I'm currently applying DeckOver on a customers deck that they had started.I read the application instructions and they...


I had the window frames wrapped on my home (which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places). After about...

Behr and Valspar Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Two coats of Granite Grip on Patio resulted in a yellow stain when touched by water. So we waited, added another coat of...

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Bought Valspar paint for a bedroom, painted full time to pay for school. By far this is the worst, WORST Paint I've ever...

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Behr and Valspar Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Behr Paint (273 reviews)
  • Behr Deckover Deck Paint (138 reviews)
  • Behr Premium Deckover Deck Paint (73 reviews)
  • Valspar Paint (98 reviews)
  • Valspar Signature Wall Paint (9 reviews)
  • Valspar Ultra 2000 Wall Paint (3 reviews)