Oil based paint is considered to be more durable and commonly used in trims and doors. Oil based paint is considered best for heavily used areas, with some draw backs, the initial paint odor.
easier to work with and dries quicker than oil, more commonly used
areas outside the home exposed to the weather elements
All areas inside a home that have no exposure to the elements such as weather
Provides extremely shine and is commonly used in kitchens and bathrooms easily cleaned
glossy finish easily cleaned
low gloss , between flat and semi gloss
gives off minimal to no glare