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12:04PM | 04/11/14
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I am painting a laminate dresser to put in a bathroom (full w/ tub and shower). I bought the the Kilz primer as recommended but wasn't sure whether water or oil base would be better for this piece.

David, Moderator

08:43AM | 04/12/14
Member Since: 11/15/13
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I have found from experience that oil base holds up much better when painting over laminate. It produces a harder base surface.
Also, scuff op the entire area using 100 grit sandpaper. This will remove any residue and give coarser surface for the paint to adhere to.
Thanks
David
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