Carlson's Paints Plus

09:36AM | 03/18/03
Member Since: 03/17/03
1 lifetime posts
How would you go about stripping and than painting a hardwood floor in a kitchen and an adjacent sunroom? What type of paint can withstand the traffic?

Jay J

10:43AM | 03/19/03
Member Since: 10/26/00
782 lifetime posts
Hmmmm ...

Since you're aware that a painted floor will get beaten up from the foot-traffice, why do you want to create such a maintenance nightmare???

Consider a standard refinishing job for a hardwood floor and use carpet-runners (w/VINYL backing) to cut down on the wear-and-tear.) i'm not a big fan of wood floors in kitchens because of the wear they get. I like vinyl sheeting, best. That's just my $.02. If you insist on painting the floor, be sure to use a good primer and a high-quality acrylic paint. The paint store will direct you. DON'T skimp on material. You get what you pay for.

My best to ya and hope this helps.

Jay J -Moderator

PS: God Bless America!


06:48PM | 03/19/03
Member Since: 11/06/02
1280 lifetime posts
When installed according to directions, the new latex polyurethene paints are extremely durable.
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