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From flat to gloss, both latex and oil/alkyd paints offer a full range of finishes. The sheen you choose is based on the final look and wearability you want to achieve.

Flat - A non-reflective appearance that helps hide surface blemishes, making walls look smooth. This finish, which cleans easily with a damp sponge, is ideal for:

  • Adult bedrooms
  • Dining rooms
  • Formal living rooms
  • Ceilings

Browse interior paints available in Flat Finish
Browse exterior paints available in Flat Finish

Satin - With its slight gloss, this finish offers the benefits of richer look. It works best for high-traffic areas such as:

  • Halls
  • Woodwork
  • Children's bedrooms
  • Family rooms

Browse interior paints available in Satin Finish
Browse exterior paints available in Satin Finish

Semi-Gloss - This lustrous, durable finish is perfect for areas that get cleaned frequently, such as:

  • Kitchens
  • Bathrooms
  • Utility area
  • Closet doors
  • Trim

Browse interior paints available in Semi-Gloss Finish

Gloss - This lustrous, durable finish is great for windows, doors and trim or any area that you would like to highlight and is excellent for:

  • Wood trim
  • Cabinets
  • Doors
  • Furniture

Browse interior paints available in Gloss Finish
Browse exterior paints available in Gloss Finish

Pearl- A subtle shimmer midway between eg-shel and semi-gloss offering a lustrous finishing touch.

Flat Enamel- A nonreflective appearance that helps conceal surface imperfections while providing some washability.

Matte- This flat finish is great for hiding surface imperfections, while its angular shine helps make walls smooth and washable

Eg-Shel- Great to use for walls, eg-shel finish has a slight hint of shine and holds up better to cleaning.

Low-Lusture- A smooth, subtle sheen that's durable and easy to clean.

Medium-Lustre- This higher-gloss finish is perfect for doors and trim.

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