Porch Turned Milky

Harris Staff asked 3 years ago

We painted our porch. Noted some dull areas a few days later. We applied a second coat of black paint. It rained that night and now that area has turned milky white. How do I fix this?

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Transfauxmation, Inc Staff answered 7 years ago

Moisture was trapped in the paint, causing "hazing." This may fix itself, if given the opportunity to dry out. If, within a week of dry weather, the milky-ness hasn't gone away, simply repaint. If you used an oil based paint, be sure to lightly sand & wipe away the dust with a rag dampened with mineral spirits. If a water based paint, clean the area to remove any dust or dirt.
Good luck!

Anonymous Staff answered 6 years ago

We called the milkyness BLOOMING in Australia. You just need to let it dry and recoat it, in dry weather conditions. Make sure you apply it mid morning.

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