sw-artdirflow

DESCRIPTION

Failure of paint to dry to a smooth film, resulting in unsightly brush and roller marks after the paint dries.

POSSIBLE CAUSE

  • Application of additional paint or re-brushing or re-rolling in areas where the paint has partially dried.
     
  • “Working” paint too much during application.
     
  • Use of the wrong type or nap size of roller cover. Use of the wrong type or size of brush.
     
  • Applying too thin of a paint film.
     
  • Painting a hot surface or in direct sunlight.
     
  • Coating a very porous surface.

SOLUTION

See Lead Information.
 

  • Allow the coating to dry thoroughly, sand the coating smooth, and repaint.
     
  • Wait until the paint has dried thoroughly before touching up.
     
  • Apply the paint using good painting practices.
     
  • Follow label and data page directions for the appropriate quality, applicator size, and type.
     
  • Follow label and data page directions for the appropriate film build.
     
  • Follow label and data page directions for the appropriate environmental conditions.
     
  • Prime or seal porous surfaces.

INTERIOR

SUGGESTED FINISHES
Reapply the same or an upgrade coating.

EXTERIOR

SUGGESTED FINISHES
Reapply the same or an upgrade coating.