DIY Doctor

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?
Last edited by Lstevens on Mon Nov 08, 2010 10:18 am, edited 1 time in total.
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Nov 06, 2010 4:55 pm


Gorilla Glue heavy duty grab adhesive

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.
Rank: Ganger
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 188
Joined: Thu May 27, 2010 8:29 pm

Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by

  • DIY How to Project Guides
  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!

  • Related Topics