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  1. Surface Preparation and Application
    Quick question...Starting a project next week. I have lots of wallpaper to remove from a two bedroom apartment, then going to prime and paint. I also have rooms with vibrant colors that are not wallpapered. Eventually the apartment is going to be painted Decorators White to sell. I'm looking for...
  2. General Painting Discussion
    Does anyone have experience with Sherwin Williams high build interior latex primer (B28W08601)? The Sherwin Williams salespeople did not seem to have much knowledge about it, and I was looking for other's experience, especially over other primers. I am considering using it over Gardz to give a...
  3. Surface Preparation and Application
    I had all new drywall that was skim coated to a level 5 by the drywall contractor. I applied 1 coat of Gardz instead of a specific drywall primer or PVA, primarily based on positive opinion around here. This was used everywhere including the vaulted ceilings. I then lightly sanded the Gardz and...
  4. General Painting Discussion
    Hi I removed the wallpaper, painted the I am doing the hallway and the staircase. I finished priming the walls and then read about the GARDZ. Can anyone tell me if I can/should I apply the GARDZ over the primed walls? THANK YOU
  5. General Painting Discussion
    I have a section of basement floor I've taken the notion to Epoxy. The Epoxy kit has all that is supposedly needed, but I have a near-gallon of Gardz on my shelf, and I have loved this stuff for wallpaper procedures. I won't be able to powerwash this floor, and will have to rely on...
  6. Surface Preparation and Application
    I've found a fast, waste-free method of applying Gardz to new drywall using a smooth-nap, sponge, power-roller cover like the one pictured below. My Graco 395(equipped with the digital display) is able to maintain fairly low pressures reliably, and I set it to max-out at about 500psi for this...
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