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 happens when you paint water-based paint over oil-based?

According to Mike Davis, owner of Davis Painting Company of San Antonio, Texas, if you apply water-based paint (latex) over oil-based paint (alkyd) without properly prepping the surface, you're in ... Read More »

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

Can you paint over oil based paint with water based paint?

Answer Yes you can, but the oil based paint will need to be primed first. Use an oil based primer instead of latex primer.

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 »