Can I paint my boat with latex paint?

Answer On One Hand: Don't Use LatexBoats are watercraft and any vehicle that is out and about on the water need several coats of tried-and-true alkyd-based paint to protect from the elements--even more so... Read More »

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Can I paint pressure treated wood with latex paint?

You can paint pressure-treated wood with latex paint if you know the proper procedure. You must wait at least six to eight weeks for the treated wood to dry out. The wood should be protected from r... Read More »

Is it ok to use paint thinner to thin out a latex based paint?

Answer No, you use water to thin latex paint. Thinner is for oil based paint.

Can you paint acrylic over latex semi-gloss paint?

You can apply acrylic paint over a latex semi-gloss paint; however, you will end up with chipping and flaking unless you properly prepare the surface. Abrade the semi-gloss paint by sanding it with... Read More »

How do I paint over gloss oil based paint with semigloss latex?

Prepare the SurfacePrepare the surface with a thorough cleaning. The paint and primer you choose may recommend specific cleaning products. Sand the surface of the glossy oil-based paint to improve ... Read More »