Is there any type of white paint that won't yellow?

Updated April 17, 2017

White paint provides a fresh, clean look where it is applied and transforms both rooms and furniture. To prevent white paint from yellowing, use a water based paint instead of an oil based paint. Oil based paint will yellow if there is a lack of natural light.

Dulux Aquanamel Paint

Dulux Aquanamel is a water based paint for interiors and exteriors. This non-yellowing paint is fast drying and washable. It is available in gloss and semigloss and a super enamel variety.

Glidden's Latex Paint

Glidden's is a high-quality, non-yellowing paint that is latex based. It comes in a variety of finishes, including flat, satin, high gloss and semi gloss.

Valspar Integrity Paint

Valspar Integrity premium paints are available in a several finishes, including flat, satin and semi gloss. Only one coat is needed and it is fast drying, non-yellowing and easy to clean up with just soap and water.

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