Knowing Kind of Paint Types for Better House Painting

There are many things that should be considered when you need to create a nice house interior. One of them is by using the right color for the right room. As color will bring certain mood, therefore putting the wrong color in a wrong place will lead you in having a wrong atmosphere. To avoid this situation you will need to know some of the paint types and where they should be used in order to create a dream house. In addition, bear in mind that whatever your paint type is always use a good paint tool in order to make the result looks stunning, our recommendation is airless sprayer, and here are some of the paint type that you should know.

Flat/Matte

Flat/Matte is the most used color, as it is the best choice for walls, even though it has some imperfections. In fact, this is a favorite color to be applied on ceilings, bedroom, dining room, and living room walls, oppositely applying this color on kitchen or bathrooms may not be suitable as flat or matte paint is easy to touch up but hard to clean. However, you can find some premium flat/matte paints which have better wash ability, such as Benjamin Moore Regal Matte Finish or California Paints Super-Scrub Matte Finish.

Eggshell

For having more shiny and smooth look, you can use eggshell paint in your home. This low-sheen finish is a great choice for living-room or bedroom walls. However, for high-traffic areas, like hallways usage, applying eggshell paint is not a proper usage since the delicate finish mars easily. Moreover, it is a type of paint which is washable finish that can be easily touched up.

Satin

With a silky, pearl-like sheen has made it becomes a good choice for woodwork and any rooms which are easily to touch up, such as family room, children’s rooms, laundry room, kitchen, and bathrooms as this kind of paint is more difficult to touch up.

Semigloss

If you expect to paint your house with an easy to clean paint, then considering using semigloss paint is a good choice as not only popular for trim and moldings but it is also durable and easy to clean. Therefore, it is ideal for kitchen and bathroom walls.

Gloss

The glossiest and most beaming type of paint is Glossy paint. However, because of it shows imperfections like mirror does, so it is mostly used on woodwork, trim, moldings, and other things which have smooth surface. Moreover, as it is glossy, it becomes the easiest paint to be washed.

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