Painting Pine


Postby anniewigs » Wed Nov 19, 2008 11:30 am

How do I need to prepare previously varnished pine skirting boards and door frames in readiness to paint white?
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Postby chris_on_tour2002 » Mon Nov 24, 2008 11:27 pm

sand them down with an 80 or 120 grit paper depending on the thickness of the varnish. best to get back to bare wood. then apply a decent quality primer followed by a solvent based undercoat. once dry then apply whatever finish you require.
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Postby anniewigs » Tue Nov 25, 2008 7:11 am

Thanks Chris,I appreciate your advice will try it and let you know how it goes.

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