A new line of stains for interior wood projects has been released by The Sherwin-Williams Co. The Minwax Performance Series is an extension of Sherwin’s Minwax products, the company says, and includes three staining solutions: Tintable Wood Stain, Fast-Dry Varnish and Fast-Dry Sanding Sealer. “We know how important it is for interior staining projects to be efficient and effective,” said Jeff Winter, vice president of marketing at Sherwin-Williams. “With this comprehensive new wood-finishing system, including premium products, contemporary colors and applicators, we are able to provide everything you need to quickly achieve beautiful and durable results.” Sherwin also announced that an updated 48-color palette was also released for the Tintable Wood Stain, which is also available in a low-VOC version. The Fast-Dry Varnish is dry to the touch in 30 minutes, the company says, and is formulated for a three-hour recoat time. The Fast-Drying Sanding Sealer can be applied between the stain and the varnish and sands quickly after one hour. www.sherwin-williams.com