Old 07-15-00, 01:23 PM
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Im about to paint the trim in my house.Can I paint latex over oil or oil over latex?Im not sure which paint is already on their.
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Old 07-17-00, 03:01 PM
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To check for oil or latex, put some denatured alcohol on a rag and rub the surface. If some of the paint comes off, it is latex. I have had good luck painting oil over latex and I believe it gives a better job on trim and sticks better. Be sure to prep.
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