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How do I skin coat?

Posted by cindiw2 (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 22, 11 at 10:29

Can someone either briefly explain how to skin coat, or link me to a good explanation. Thanks.

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RE: How do I skin coat?

It's skim coat.

RE: How do I skin coat?

You're right. Someone else used the expression 'skin' coat and after I posted the message, I looked it up and now I know it's "SKIM" coat. :-)

RE: How do I skin coat?

Let the painter do it right.

RE: How do I skin coat?

The painter came in and spackled and sanded. I suppose that is not considered skim coating, is it?

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