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  1. General Painting Discussion
    I did an estimate on a 20x22x9 garage and the customers is haggling me on the price. The homeowner had another part of the garage painted by another painter. The homeowner wanted the floor epoxied but the first painter just rolled out the wall paint on the floor and its now pealing off. I told...
  2. General Painting Discussion
    Looking for advice. I am repainting a cinder block locker room that is currently painted with a semi gloss oil based paint. Assuming I need to use a liquid sander or deglosser and assuming I need to prime. Athletic Director wants the paint to be very durable and washable, as it is a high...
  3. General Painting Discussion
    I have heard about this product a lot, but never tried it. How versatile is it for use in the residential repaint maker? Comparable products from BM, SW, HD, Lowes? How about pricing? Good things vs. Bad things? Thanks all!
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I have been visiting PT for a while now, but just decided to start an account. I look forward to joining in on many of the discussions this forum offers. I am employed by a large paint company and work as an outside sales representative. I focus most of my attention on residential...
  5. Surface Preparation and Application
    At risk of being called a noob and having searched for this topic in the archives, I ask... Customer wants to paint his wooden front door satin BLACK. Very nice door with beveled glass. It has a dull finish and was stained originally. This doesn't have to be stripped, right? Can I sand, prime...
  6. Surface Preparation and Application
    I've applied faux finish in the past and that was fine... the situation has been reversed now though! I have a complete living room / dining room that has faux finish on it. I guess the prior home owners son was autistic and went nuts with this stuff. I can honestly say hey did a pretty damn...
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