Terms of the Trade: What Is Semi-Gloss Paint? Terms of the Trade: What Is Semi-Gloss Paint?

Semigloss paint has a higher sheen than eggshell or flat finishes. However, because of its high sheen, it does draw attention to flaws on the wall, so avoid this variety if you have flaws in the wall you want to hide. One of its merits is that semigloss is easy to clean, making it perfect for bathrooms or kitchens.

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