Painting Drywall


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Old 06-04-02, 10:54 AM
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Painting Drywall

What is the best intial covering for drywall. Some say a primer, or a sealer. One book I've read says a flat latex paint works better than either for your first coat. Any ideas?
 
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Old 06-04-02, 03:28 PM
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I find a good oil based primer, like Kilz works well with a quality latex paint. The primer is important to level out the taped areas and field areas, patches, etc. I use the Kilz stain blocker to prep after repairing and patching plaster walls.
 
 

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