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Pick the Right Paint

The surest way to make the best choice is to brush up on the basics

Choosing the right paint for the interior of your house can make a big difference in how good it looks and how well it holds up. This article takes you through the selection process, from determining what type of paint will work best for each job to distinguishing a quality paint. Standard paints and primers as well as additives and eco-friendly options are discussed in detail, with plenty of manufacturer resources provided.

From Inspired House10 , pp. 44-49 May 1, 2005