Dulux Luxurious Silk offers a sophisticated mid sheen finish – best for internal walls

Dulux Luxurious Silk is perfect for use on indoor walls. With its supreme stain resistance and long lasting luxury - this tough, super-durable mid sheen paint is ideal in high traffic areas like hallways or kids’ bedrooms. Equally durable, Dulux Rich Matt offers a plush matt finish that does a great job at disguising surface imperfections, such as in older homes or on walls where you’ve recently taken down wallpaper. Both these premium paints offer the benefit of being washable so you can wipe the walls down too.

Ultra matt – gives internal walls a modern finish

This is what you’ll need if you’re after a really matt finish. It’s ultra – almost chalky – than standard matt. Although traditionally used in period properties, it’s ideal if you want to create a super-modern look in your home.

Mid sheen paint – gives internal walls a gentle sheen

If you find mid sheen paint a little too shiny, ultra matt sheen is a happy compromise between practicality and good looks.

Mid sheen paint – best for busy, high-traffic areas

With the highest sheen of all wall paints, mid sheen paint can be wiped and scrubbed easily, making it ideal for busy areas that require frequent cleaning. You can also use it to subtly highlight traditional features like coving and cornices.

Water-based enamel – best for kitchen and bathroom walls

This has a lower sheen and is moisture-resistant, so it’s perfect for kitchen and bathroom walls, as well as painting woodwork, kitchen cabinets and furniture. The finish is durable enough to be scrubbed and can be easily touched up.

Solvent-based eggshell – best for interior wood and metal

This should only be used on wood and metal indoors. Its durability makes it ideal for window ledges.

Eggshell Wood – best for interior wood

Gloss is shinier than eggshell and is a great option when you want a sheen finish for interior wood.

Gloss – gives wood and metal a glossy look

Gloss has a mid-to-high sheen and is a popular choice for wood and metalwork. Need to save time on painting? Consider a one-coat or non-drip option.

High gloss – best for internal and external wood

This super-shiny paint gives a mirror-like finish that looks great on all kinds of wood and can be used indoors and out, where it will highlight any design features. Choose water-based enamel paints for indoor projects and use oil-based for outdoors. Gloss finishes are generally easiest to keep clean because they don’t hold dirt so much and can be cleaned easily.