5. Specific formulations
It may seem obvious, but make sure you take into account the function of the room and the surface you’ll be painting before you make your final selection – chances are they’ll be paint product tailored to suit you needs.
A mould-repelling emulsion is perfect for steamy bathrooms, while a light-reflecting formulation will help brighten up a small, dark space. And don’t be afraid to ask for help. Why not email, or reach out to our experts via social media to make the most of their expertise and save yourself some time in the process?
For kitchens, try a grease and stain-resistant formulation such as Dulux Kitchen+ Matt. In the bathroom, try Dulux Bathroom+ Soft Sheen to guard against mould and excessive moisture. For small spaces choose a paint with light-reflecting particles, such as Dulux Light + Space Matt.
Once you’ve chosen the right kind of paint, make sure you select the right colour for your walls by downloading our handy Visualizer app. It’s easy to use, and allows you to see an instant impression of how a colour will look on your wall once you’ve finished painting.