Should You Use Mildew-Resistant Paint in a Bathroom?
Mold grows easily in most bathrooms, but mildew-resistant paint can help
Q. Is it important to use mildew-resistant paint in my bathroom?
A. Mildew is a type of mold that thrives in moist places, so you're right to be thinking about it when you paint your bathroom. Using a mildew-resistant paint can keep growth at bay, especially on the shower ceiling.
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Editor's Note: This article also appeared in the August 2018 issue of Consumer Reports magazine.