Undercoat for white gloss

Post reply   Start new thread
:: New - Old :: Old - New

Pages: 1 |

Forum home :: Latest threads :: Search forums
The Comments
16 Oct 2017 11:37 by kelju Star rating in South Yorkshire . 302 posts Send private message

kelju´s avatar

Hi,

I have some doors which are currently a varnished mahogany veneer and want to paint them with white gloss.  Getting the gloss is not a problem but I cannot find any undercoat in Aki or Leroy Merlin, I have gone through their websites using Google translate with no luck.

can anyone help please and let me know what the Spanish name is for the undercoat?  Again I have used all of the Google suggestions but nothing comes up.

thanks





Like 0      
16 Oct 2017 11:52 by baz1946 Star rating. 2179 posts Send private message

Hi, hope this helps you out.... (English) White undercoat....(Spanish) Imprimacion blanca.

I have bought this in Leroy Merlin, couldn't find it so ask, turns out it wasnt in the paint section, also had much the same with something else, no where near where you would have thought it would be.





Like 0      
16 Oct 2017 19:17 by briando55 Star rating in Yorkshire. 2004 posts Send private message

Hi.   Just take advice about needing to prime surfaces that are varnished, I’m pretty sure resin or other varnishes won’t be a good surface for a water based undercoat.   



_______________________

Best wishes, Brian

 




Like 0      
17 Oct 2017 13:21 by kelju Star rating in South Yorkshire . 302 posts Send private message

kelju´s avatar

Thanks baz1946, very helpful I have now found it on the Aki site and know what to look for the next time I am in Spain.

hi briando55, I have rubbed down the wood and used some thinners to take off the varnish, so a water based should be fine, however I think I will use some oil based undercoat if I can find it.

thanks both for your help.





Like 0      

Pages: 1 |

Post reply    Start new thread


Previous Threads

Pre-court proceedings - 27 posts
Modelo 210 for Los Alcazares, Murcia - 1 posts
Mortgage settlement - 5 posts
HOLIDAY RENTAL - 9 posts
Long term rent Marbella - help needed pls - 5 posts
How long to buy - 3 posts
Detail on Wealth Tax - - 5 posts
Renewing your Padron every 5 year-Legal or not - 4 posts
Thinking About Moving to the Costa Del Sol - 1 posts
A UK Government Petition for protecting British expats and travellers - 0 posts
Uk property tax - 43 posts
Car rental scam -BEWARE - 18 posts
FM Spanish Properties - 0 posts
Electrical installation and power needs for new house - 6 posts
Hi all - 4 posts
Umbrella companies in Spain - 2 posts
Fire regulations for communal garages - 3 posts
Urgently needed treasurer - 1 posts
Reform of the judicial model in Spain - 5 posts
Spanish arcehtypes - 1 posts
Link to check on Lawyers´s membership at Bar Association - 0 posts
FCO Consular Services Petition - Please sign and forward - 0 posts
Project help from locals! - 0 posts
No IHT in Andalucia from January, 2018 - 2 posts
classic car insurance - 4 posts

Number of posts in this thread: 4

DISCLAIMER:  All opinions posted on these message boards are the opinion solely of the poster and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Eye on Spain, its servants or agents.


1 |
Our Weekly Email Digest
Name:  
Email:
   


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse you are agreeing to our use of cookies. More information here. x