So you’ve selected your new paint color! You looked through color booklets, been to the store, looked online, even had some help from a designer. You did your research on which brand of paint you should use for your home too. You hear people say “you want durability, go with eggshell” or “Go with that washable flat”. Just when you thought picking a paint color was difficult, now you have to pick a sheen?
We hear this question all of the time. You are not alone! Choosing the right paint finish can save you time, money, and even regret.
Here are some questions we like to ask our clients:
Refer back to these questions, as you read through the list of paint sheens.
Let’s review the different paint sheens and explain their benefits.
Flat: (The Pro’s Choice for Walls)
Matte: (Most Popular Choice for Lauro Painting Clients)
Something to consider when choosing your next paint color is your sheen level. The higher the sheen, the shinier your newly painted surfaces will be. Today’s premium products offer a more durable and cleanable surface and have come a long way with zero VOC options. Always ask your professional painter for their advice when choosing the correct sheen for your home.