Don't apply oil-based paint directly to fiber-cement without priming — you may void the manufacturer's warranty. Allow to dry thoroughly. Welcome to Consumer Reports. Answer Questions Cost to enclose open back stairs? Prime with an acrylic latex primer. Password Please enter your password.
Sand between coats with grit sandpaper. Semi-gloss -- or satin -- and high-gloss cure to a harder finish and resist moisture better. Clear would be the best as it will not show up so much against the clear perspex and seal around any cuts, screw holes etc as well as the top of the bath. Originally Posted by K'ledgeBldr Old? Goldenduck , Apr 18, The loss of adhesion between the paint film and surface is usually caused by heat, moisture or a combination of both. Rough up the surfaces with grit sandpaper.
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If you use more than one can, mix them together in a large container or finish in a corner before starting a new can. Maine Cabin Masters 6pm 5c. BUT not sure how easy cheap it'd be to get the glass cut to fit the space i need it for as it would need to be cut to fit around the shower unit itself plus the mounting bar for the shower head. High humidity and the relentless exposure to splashed water, detergents and soap scum all too often cause paint in the shower to discolor, mildew or peel. Scrub shower surfaces free of mildew and soap scum before you paint.
For now I would do nothing. How much paint do I need? Remove any old, flaking paint. Rough up the surfaces with grit sandpaper. Etch the surface of the concrete with a mild 10 percent solution of muriatic acid make sure you have plenty of ventilation. If I do need to do something in addition to what I've done, what would you recommend? And the paint has a lifetime warranty.