A paint that dries to a moderately glossy sheen.
- In older houses, stick with flat paint - rather than glossy or even semigloss - as much as possible (both inside and outside) because it helps disguise the nicks and unevenness that come with age.
- Painted walls near the work center should be covered with semigloss paint so they can be wiped clean.
- The longest dry time will be with a semigloss or gloss latex; allow about 24 hours for these to dry.
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