Trying to decide between matte or eggshell for a bedroom
Which Paint Type Is Right for You?
Use this crib sheet to pick the best paint finish for your needs.
Where to use: Best choice for walls with many imperfections. Use on ceilings and bedroom, dining-room, and living-room walls. Do not use
in the kitchen or bathrooms.
Touch-ups and scrubbability: Flat or matte finishes are easy to touch up but hard to clean. Premium flat paint, such as Benjamin Moore Regal Matte Finish
or California Paints Super-Scrub Matte Finish, has better washability.
Where to use:
This low-sheen finish is a great choice for living-room or bedroom walls. Do not use in high-traffic areas, like hallways,
because the delicate finish mars easily.Touch-ups and scrubbability:
Eggshell has a washable finish that can be easily touched up.
Edited by SamoneLenior - Mar 03 2014 at 2:06pm