Painting laminate

Old 09-24-02, 01:15 PM
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Painting laminate

I bought a used dresser that has a laminate top on it. I am wondering if anyone knows can I just paint over that or do I have to try and remove it? I bought a high gloss paint to paint the dresser with...
Old 09-24-02, 03:53 PM
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Yes, it can be painted. You need to sand the surface, wipe clean, then apply a good primer. I normally use either BIN or KILZ 9both are sandable to help eliminate brush marks before the final coat).

Then the paint of your choice - either latex or oil.

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