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Filler and patches coming through primer

Postby Fynci » Sun May 17, 2009 7:07 pm

Hey all,

I'm hoping that somebody will be able to assist. I have a bedroom wall with decent plaster on, so I filled the few gaps/cracks, and then put on my primer - ready to paint the wall red.

Unfortunately this is what has happened:


The filler is showing through the primer, and the rest of the wall is patchy/runny. What can I do? I don't really want to add the paint now if it is going to look like this.

Any assistance/advice would be greatly appreciated!
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Gorilla Glue heavy duty grab adhesive

Postby stoneyboy » Mon May 18, 2009 8:57 pm

Try adding a couple of coats of your chosen finishing paint to a small patch of the worst area - it should look OK.
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Postby rosebery » Thu May 21, 2009 9:34 pm

Can't see it - the image has been deleted.

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