Mixing satin and flat

sis46March 11, 2011

I have about half a gallon of Aura satin and half a gallon of Aura matte in the same color. Can I mix the two for a first coat, then follow it with a second coat of all matte? Or do I need to do both coats in matte only? (I'm just trying to keep from having to buy an extra gallon for that first coat.)

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Christopher Nelson Wallcovering and Painting

Interesting question. You could probably get away with it, but I would try in an inconspicuous spot first. You will need to put a full final coat on.

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