Someone recently asked about oil- vs. water-based interior paint.
I thought I'd point out that oil-based paint has a strong smell that
can last for several days. When I used just a little, I had to close
the room off until it dried completely because it was giving me a
Also, oil-based paints have to be cleaned up with paint thinner, while
water-based can be cleaned in the sink (or bathtub).
The same is true for oil-based primer. The original Kilz brand primer
is oil based, while the newer Kilz2 is water based.
Just some info for anyone doing research!
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