Oil Base Primer

Martha Staff asked 3 years ago

I was priming walls that were previously painted to cover up some kids marks and after finishing I discovered the primer was oil based. I feel like the prior paint was latex. Do I need to sand the primed areas before painting the wall with latex?

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crowderpainting Staff answered 6 years ago

No need to sand. Go ahead and paint over the primer. If any stains still want to bleed through the paint use a tinted shellac. Spot priming is enough when trying to cover marks and stains.

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