Can you paint latex flat over latex enamel?

Answer You can apply flat latex paint over a latex enamel if you know the proper preparation techniques to employ. Because latex enamel dries slick, it is not conducive to paint adhesion. Abrade the ename... Read More »

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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 latex enamel over oil-based enamel?

On One Hand: You Can Paint Over Most SurfacesTo paint over a previously painted surface--in this case, alkyd (oil-based) semi-gloss or gloss paint--you must clean it first for the paint to stick; a... Read More »

Is enamel paint the same as latex?

Enamel paint is not the same as latex paint, mainly because most enamel paints are oil or alkyd based while latex paint is water based. However, some new high-gloss enamel paints are also water bas... Read More »

What is the difference between latex&enamel paint?

There are pros and cons to both latex and enamel paint. Painters tend to have personal preferences and continue to debate about which is better.Benefits of Latex PaintSince latex paint is water ba... Read More »