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what is the difference between interior and exterior paint? can i use exterior inside??
Submitted by jandlfitz1

The main difference is that exterior paint is designed to get wet and take more abuse.  As long as you have a sound surface and a good primer, you can certainly use an exterior paint inside.  The only caution would be if the exterior paint contains a mildewcide.  This shouldn’t be a problem, some bath paints have these too, but if someone had a chemical sensitivity you should be aware.

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