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Choosing Your Perfect Paint

Get the most design bang for your buck with a new coat of paint. Of all the improvements you can do around your house, painting involves the least amount of money and achieves the most dramatic results. You can paint an entire room in less than a weekend and update its appearance, mood and charm. And although painting is a relatively simple do-it-yourself project, choosing the right paint for the right project is key to getting the job done. Oil-based vs. latex There are two common types of interior paint: oil-based and latex. Oil-based paint dries slower than latex, and cleanup requires turpentine or paint thinner.

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