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sisyphus 03-05-2012 06:53 AM

painting over darker color
 
hello all, I'm painting a lighter color over a darker color. should I apply two coats of primer before painting or use one coat and use two coats of paint or does it matter? thanks

oldognewtrick 03-05-2012 07:23 AM

Why don't you get your primmer tinted and then top coat. See how the coverage is and if you need a second top coat.

sisyphus 03-05-2012 10:35 AM

thanks for responding, but I already applied the first coat already. I didn't realize you could tint the primer. is there a extra charge for this?

kok328 03-05-2012 01:13 PM

No extra charge for tinting primer as there is no extra charge for tinting paint either.


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