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  1. General Painting Discussion
    Hi guys. I have a new construction job that has a lot of unprimed MDF cabinets to be painted white. Crown will probably be MDF as well. I planned on using BM Advance on all cabinets and trim but the cabinet maker scolded me and told me not to use any sort of waterborne paint on them or they'd...
  2. General Painting Discussion
    Does anyone have recent experience with AFM Safecoat exterior paint? How did the quality compare with more mainstream paints? Did it truly have less odor than the low-VOC versions of major brands?
  3. General Painting Discussion
    What have you found to be the lowest odor exterior paint? I'm not just asking about specialized green lines, but the products from major brands like Dunn Edwards and Sherwin Williams. What about the fastest drying brands? And how was the durability of the lowest odor paints you've used, if you...
  4. Surface Preparation and Application
    I'm new to the forum...just lurked a bit so far to get the lay of the land. Here's my problem... As part of a larger exterior job (our main business), our best commercial customer asked us to paint a small lunch room w/smooth cinder block walls. The existing coating is semi-gloss and I'd guess...
  5. Commercial and Industrial Painting
    I am looking for a low or no VOC paint that I could private label for my company.. does anyone know of any smaller companies that has a good product we could put our label on. I am in the northwest so looking for a company that is relatively close.
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