Can you paint acrylic over latex semi-gloss paint?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

Can you use latex semi-gloss paint that was frozen?

Latex semi-gloss paint is water-based. When any latex paint freezes, the water carrier dries out and it is no longer usable. Store all latex paint where it will not freeze.References:Riley County: ... Read More »

Can I paint latex over acrylic latex enamel?

It's not a good idea to paint over acrylic latex enamel paint with regular latex paint. While the two paints are similar, the acrylic has an additive that makes it more flexible and less likely to ... Read More »

Can i paint satin over semi-gloss?

On One Hand: Most Surfaces Can Be RepaintedClean all previously painted surfaces and dull them to a flat finish so that the new satin paint will adhere to the old paint. Clean and dry the old paint... Read More »