How to Dispose of Water Based Paint?

Answer So many colors!Painted something nice, but nowhere to go with your leftover water based paint?

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What would be a common solvent for oil based paint and water based paint?

Can you use water-based latex paint over an oil-based primer?

You can use water-based latex paint over an oil-based primer. This combination can be used when painting indoors or out. However, when painting latex over oil-based primer indoors, make sure all ... Read More »

Can I paint oil-based polyurethane over water-based?

With preliminary preparation, a coat of oil-based polyurethane can be applied over its water-based equivalent, as long as the original coat has cured for at least 30 to 60 days. Before applying the... Read More »

How do I tell if I have oil based or water based paint on a wall?

AnswerYou need a rag and denatured alcohol. The alcohol will soften water based paints but leave oil base alone. This is what you do.Use a light colored rag for dark paint colors and a dark rag for... Read More »