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Can I paint over water based poly

Posted by shelly2 (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 12, 12 at 10:15

I painted a small table white latex for my grandaughters room and now want to put that table in my hallway. I purchased a small sample of a dark wine paint at Lowes but being that it is not a real paint, can I use water based poly to seal it to the table and in the future, can I paint over the poly if I want to change the color?


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RE: Can I paint over water based poly

Yes and yes. I would sand the poly very well and prime it with a bonding type primer just to get the best adhesion possible when you are ready to paint over it.


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