Most people tend to shy away from high-gloss finishes.
Why? Because they can be a little hard to maintain, and they highlight every single little flaw underneath the surface.
The base must be perfect - smooth as a baby’s bottom. And “smooth as a baby’s bottom” can be expensive and time-consuming to obtain.
However, a high gloss finish done in small doses and juxtaposed to a rough texture -- like brick or stone or plants -- can be incredibly eye-catching with the spectacular statement it makes.
It draws your eye and gives a sense of quality and life and zing.
And that’s why, for a painted front door, gloss is the perfect finish.
Let’s take a look...