Latest Discussions : Painting


02:29PM | 07/20/03
Member Since: 07/19/03
1 lifetime posts
i have a 3 foot section of my wall that the paint is chipping off.there was wallpaper underneath it before,but i know all the glue is gone.
my problem is how to get all the paint off or should just i just chip off the flakes and prime the area again.
need help please,i am getting desperate


02:37AM | 07/22/03
Member Since: 07/28/02
1356 lifetime posts
It souunds as if all the glue was not removed and this is causing the peeling. You should scrape off the loose and sand to smooth the edges and then prime with a pigmented shellac such as zinsser BIN and then apply your finish paint.

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