What kind of paint should i use for the bathroom?

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  • Pg Pg on Dec 02, 2017
    You can use either a latex or alkyd based paint, but I prefer to use a gloss, as it is easier to keep it clean.

  • Cynthia H Cynthia H on Dec 02, 2017
    If your walls are smooth and in good shape I would use a satin latex paint. Any imperfections are more noticeable the higher the gloss of the finish. Flat hides more, but, is harder to clean.

  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Dec 02, 2017
    Use a latex paint with a moisture barrier

  • Eleanor Korf Eleanor Korf on Dec 02, 2017
    First find out if the walls have been painted with an oil-based paint. Latex paint will pull off of the oil-based paint UNLESS you sand it first, and you need to do a good job of sanding.(walls, corners, along baseboards, next to ceiling etc.) There are new products that MIGHT prep an oil-based painted wall so the latex will stick, but you want to make sure the product will work as stated. With any project the prep work usually takes far more time than actual finish, so be patient.

  • Christy Christy on Dec 02, 2017
    a water proof paint made just for bathrooms .

  • Christy Christy on Dec 02, 2017
    you might want to put a base layer down like killez and a waterproff sealer

  • Sharon Sharon on Dec 02, 2017
    I like semi-gloss kitchen and bath paint.