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auntkimmie

05:51PM | 05/04/07
Member Since: 04/30/07
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Our house foundation is made of yellow glaze block. I would like to paint it a different color but several painters have told me that I couldn't paint it because the paint won't stick. The foundation is not shinny and slick as it has weathered 60 years. Is there any thing I can apply to the tile to make the paint stick?

Glenn Good

09:47AM | 05/21/07
Member Since: 09/10/03
314 lifetime posts
The glazing can be acid etched or sandblasted before painting. They also make special primers that can be used over a glazed surface.

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