DIY repainting of Wainscoting??

sudakiJune 1, 2012

Any tips for repainting wainscoting? I know it is often sprayed but this isn't in our budget. Would appreciate any words of advice!

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Christopher Nelson Wallcovering and Painting

What do you want to know????

    Bookmark   June 2, 2012 at 3:56AM
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paintguy22

Roll it with a 1/4" nap sleeve. Keep a wet edge, and don't roll back into an area that has already been setting for more than 10 seconds. Use a paint that is not from Home Depot. LOL

    Bookmark   June 2, 2012 at 12:15PM
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sudaki

Thanks paintguy! 10 seconds is a short window! ... So, I roll the flat with 1/4" nap sleeve.... would you recommend that I roll all the flat in one pass and then come back, obviously after the 10 second window, to brush all the raised trim? Latex or oil?

    Bookmark   June 2, 2012 at 8:21PM
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