Paint over french polish

Postby Lstevens » Sat Nov 06, 2010 5:09 pm

Can I paint a fire surround that has been french polished? It's softwood that has been stained and then french polished. It's looking a little tired so I thought I may paint it, to give it a new lease of life?
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Simply Build It

Postby JRS » Sun Nov 07, 2010 9:14 pm

What it made of? Give it a good sand first to get rid of any grease dirt and should hopefully be ok. Marble i would not bother. granite same.
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