You want it done right when you decide on a DIY project for your home or business. At Monarch Paint & Design Centers, we are the largest retailer of Benjamin Moore® products and carry other premium brands you won’t find at other stores. Visit one of our seven locations to pick up all your painting and staining supplies in one place.


We carry only the best paint brands on the market, including Modern Masters®, Fine Paints of Europe®, and Benjamin Moore®. Our paint specialists will help you choose the perfect product for any DIY project, large or small. Our wide selection also allows us to accommodate any desired aesthetics.

Modern Masters®

Paint products from Modern Masters® are a decorator’s dream come true. If you love the old-world look of patina, the Metal Effects® collection has something for you. Metal Effects® kits are perfect for small projects and accessories or choose from oxidizing bronze, copper, or iron paint to cover large surfaces and enjoy the look of a naturally tarnished finish over time. You can count on the Modern Masters® brand for tintable Venetian and metallic plasters, colorful metallic paint, and bold shades of front door paint.

Fine Paints of Europe®

Those looking for an alternative to domestic paint options will delight in exploring this line of products imported from Holland. ECO™ Waterborne Paints release low levels of VOC and are easily cleaned using warm water and soap. The formula is specifically designed for use on woodwork and other “non-wall” surfaces in your home. Eurolux Interior Acrylic Paint uses a traditional oil base with modern touches. It’s odorless, low VOC, and quick-drying, so you can get painting and get on with your day. Hollandlac Traditional Oil Paint is heavily pigmented and offers superior hiding. It’s perfect for many primed surfaces, including metal, wood, and plaster.

Benjamin Moore®

When you need paint with a reputation for quality and performance, Benjamin Moore® is the brand to use. ben® Interior Paint is perfect for first-time painters. Its user-friendly formula delivers flawless results no matter your skill level. AURA® Interior Paint features Color Lock® technology to ensure long-lasting color with zero rub-off. The paint and primer combination allows you to complete your interior project quickly and easily. AURA® Bath & Spa Paint is perfect for high-humidity spaces like bathrooms. It offers extreme hide and zero VOC, so you can breathe easy while soaking in the tub. Regal® Select Interior Paint has exclusive stain release technology to make cleaning your walls a breeze. It applies smoothly for uniform coverage and dries to a durable finish. ADVANCE® Interior Paint is a premium-quality waterborne alkyd formula that is available in various high-end finishes making it an excellent choice for trim and cabinetry.

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Stain can enhance the natural color and grain of natural hardwood for a look that perfectly suits your style. ARBORCOAT® Exterior Stain from Benjamin Moore is available in several finishes and can be used on both hardwood and softwood. The formula offers outstanding UV protection and resists peeling, blistering, and scuffing. Old Masters® has been in the business of best-in-class finishing products for nearly 100 years. Their selection of stains includes a fast-drying option, gel stain, water-based formula, and penetrating oil-based stain. Sikkens has been setting the bar for high-performance stains for over two centuries. Your home’s exterior decking or siding will have an appearance unrivaled by other stains on the market.

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No painting or staining project can be completed without the right supplies, and we carry nothing but the very best brands. Allpro® meets the expectations that come with a name like theirs. Whether you’re looking for a paint sprayer, dropcloth, paint roller, or scraper, Allpro® has it and so much more. When only the most premium products will do, we suggest Corora Brushes. Corona Brushes are hand-crafted to meet the highest standards - yours. Eighty years of attention to detail has made them one of the most well-known providers of sundries in the nation. The Wooster Brush Company has a reputation for unmatched innovation. The quality of their brushes, roller covers and frames, and surface prep tools have led them to be a leading manufacturer of professional and DIY painting necessities.

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Green Products

We know how important it is to protect our environment and make eco-friendly choices. We’re proud to carry several green products that you can feel good about using in your home. Natura® waterborne interior paint has no VOC and all the performance you expect from Benjamin Moore®. The quick-drying formula offers exceptional adhesion on almost any surface. Eco Spec® 100% acrylic latex paint also has zero VOC, a washable finish, and is available in any Benjamin Moore® color. Fine Paints of Europe® is an active member of the U.S. Green Building Council. The brand’s line of Eco™ Paint and Eurolux paint line meets national requirements for low-emission materials to provide a more comfortable environment for all occupants of an interior space. Smart Strip™ is the leading eco-friendly paint stripper when you need to remove paint. It is water-based and 100% biodegradable. Smart Strip™ removes multi-layer coatings from all interior and exterior surfaces, including wood, brick, metal, and fiberglass, without using methylene chloride, caustics, or toxic chemicals.

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Contact Us

Our friendly professionals are ready to help you begin your next painting project. We are a family-owned business and treat our customers the way we’d expect to be treated. Whether you’re shopping for painting supplies or Hunter Douglas custom window treatments, you can count on us for quality and courtesy. Contact us today for everything you need to get professional results at affordable prices. We have locations in Arlington and Alexandria, VA, and Washington, D.C. We’re proud also to serve the areas of Alexandria and Arlington, VA; Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Potomac, MD, and Northwest D.C.