There is no home can be completed without a cheerful color scheme; so when you are about to pick your home painting carefully to get the look you desire. Let’s talk about some different types of paints available in the today market of 2016 that will lend your home a charming look.
There are water based paints and oil based paints each of them have their advantages. The water-based paints are easy to clean, quick drying, flexible finish and cracking-resistant and stable to last for a long time. While the oil based paints are hard and durable with charming gloss. The majority of wall paint nowadays is water-based, while the oil-based paint is popular and widely known for painting glossy woodwork, doors, and furniture.
There are also silky sheen paints which vary from matt, eggshell and satin paints, to semi-gloss and gloss paints. Flat and matte paints are popular for wall and ceiling, especially, those with imperfection to hide them and from their name we could understand that they are least reflective sheens available.
Eggshell and satin paints are totally the same with only one difference that the satin paints are highly glossier that the eggshells. Instead, Eggshells are perfect for living room or bedroom. Both are durable and easy to clean but satin has a less gloss impact they are highly required for busy areas like kitchens and bathrooms.
Semi-gloss paints are very popular for trim and moldings, they are recommended for kitchen and bathroom because of being resistant to humidity. Plus they are durable and easy to clean as well. while gloss paints are also durable but they are not recommended for a wall or ceiling with imperfection as they will highlight them, the gloss paints are characterized by adding value to your walls and making a statement with reflecting your good taste.
Besides, being easy to clean as well they are highly popular for woodwork, trim, moldings, and surfaces that are really smooth. This was a brief guide to the variety of paints available in the market and, for more information; you can check online websites and stores to get the best type for your home.