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Best Paint to Use in the Bathroom

Bathrooms are small spaces that are updated easily with a new look. This small project can be done in a day and will not overwhelm your house or life. All good news, but what type of paint should I use in my bathroom?

 Best Paint to Use in the Bathroom

DURABILITY:

Bathrooms have moisture, which is damaging to many kinds of paint. So, if there is a bath or shower, then a specific type of paint is needed.

It is best to avoid flat paints in bathrooms because they do not repel moisture and cannot be cleaned or wiped down. There are different sheens on the market, but honestly, you need to go with Satin, Semi-gloss, or High gloss to get the durability you need in a bathroom.

Yes, there are paints available that have additives that ensure you don’t have to worry about the sheen as much. Just make sure to do your research thoroughly before purchasing.

COLOR:

In a bathroom where a woman gets ready each day, you should choose neutral colors. Avoid greens, they can throw off a woman's look each morning.

PREP WORK:

You have to clean those walls, ceilings, and trim before you do anything at all.

Then get everything taped, covered, and protected before your painting tools come out.

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