Weekend Warrior

01:05AM | 12/23/02
Member Since: 11/29/02
106 lifetime posts
I have heard of using a liquid deglosser to prep panelling for prime and paint. I am wondering if the same method could be used to prep my cabinets for painting. Seems to me this would be more effective for getting into the details than hand sanding.


01:35PM | 12/23/02
Member Since: 12/22/02
7 lifetime posts
I have used DTM (direct to metal) primer. on high gloss finishes with very good results.
Also I have used interlock.
both should work well and unlike most sealers or blockers they are waterbased.


11:41PM | 12/25/02
Member Since: 10/15/02
359 lifetime posts
I think you asked this question in one of the other forums, check it out for my answer.


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