Tough call. A solvent strong enough to remove the paint would likely either remove the finish on the wood - or at least leave a dull spot.A Scotch...
MrPaintMember since 02/03/03
If you mean put primer over your finish coat? No - don't do that. Just continue on with your finish coat. If it needs another coat - apply it.If...
Oh.......lets clear up something here too."Enamel" (in common paint parlance) refers to ANY hard washable finish - LATEX OR OIL!MR. Paint
Ok......here goes:Oil is harder - which is good and bad - it is harder to scratch - but it chips more easily.If you are using white - oil will yell...
I agree......oil under is best.....but don't forget - use a good brush!!!Those $5.00 cheapies leave awful brush marks - even in good paint.Get your...
My advice would be to stick with the system - use BM primer - it is best to do this.BM is a good product - not cheap though - My thought would be i...
Pilar......one coat of Glidden Ultra-Hide Gripper and one (perhaps two) of RL wall paint - flat, eggshell, or satin.Both are great quality - and ha...
You want to be careful with any type of solvent. If it doesn't remove the finish - it could dull it.Use alcohol and a nappy cloth - it will workMr...
5slb6.....You are right - everyone has inexpensive stuff - ICI makes Speedwall in this category. My point was that by throwing out generic stateme...
Hi.......what you need to try is called an NGR (non-grain raising) stain. They are alcohol based - and are very strong. You can obtain deep dark ...
You know Lawrence......ICI (Glidden) didn't get to be the third largest paint company (yes larger than SW) in the world making mediocre products.Gl...
No problem on the questions.......that is why we are both on here - questions and answers. :>)You could hire a painter to spray them. Make sure yo...
If it is an HVLP - take it back before you use it - they don't spray latex paints.I assume you are going to use latex - not oil?Unless you know how...
Bob F.......I have to disagree.A grey primer only works if it is the correct shade of grey. The light wavelength reflected back from the grey has ...
You need a product called a plaster washer. It will fix you right up!See www.modernwaylumber.com They are available there.....Mr. Paint
Scott - any solid coating - on an exposed area - with high traffic - is going to be a maintenance area.Expect to recoat this at least every year. ...