This type of paint is created for interior wall colors, in offices or homes. Latex paint is sold by different brands, but it does not signify that the paint contains latex as a substance. Usually, all interior paints are made of acrylic or vinyl resins and in varying combinations of such compounds. There are different brands that provide latex paint which is meant for exterior or interior uses for the different advantages such products offer.
What are latex paint products?
Whether you opt for exterior or interior category of latex paint, such paints help to cover walls with considerable depth and can withstand wear and tear. The paint can be used on different surfaces as well, such as on drywall, plaster, concrete, and wood and other surfaces. Sometimes such paint can be used on bricks as well as on wallpaper as well. Latex paint that is meant for interior used is water based; the vinyl and acrylic resins that are present in such formulation make such painted surfaces easy to clean. The paint can provide, matte, semi gloss or high gloss finish as you desire. It is possible to clean such walls easily by simply wiping with a damp cloth.
When you opt for a latex paint product, especially for indoor use, make sure that the product is free of harmful odors. Many paint products come with antimicrobial properties. This prevents the chances of growth of mold or mildew on the walls. Color choices can be varied and it is up to customers to make a choice of the shade they want on their walls. Certain paints come as pre mixed products; that allows one to explore unique shades or specific hues. Homeowners can also choose to mix and match shades to create unique ones for their walls. It is to be remembered that certain shades appear lighter in catalogs than they do on walls, especially after one to two shades are applied. Hence, you need to make sure that you choose a shade that you would like to see on your walls every day. If you are getting your walls painted with the help of an interior designer, make sure that they provide you with adequate choices and quality products.