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Old 05-30-2012, 07:09 PM   #1
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I have a black front entry door, presumably fiberglass. A wreath has scratched the door. I used a gray primer on these small areas, then used a latex paint, applied with abrush. After painting two coats, the primed areas are still raised. Can I sand these and start over? Would rolling the finished coat be better? Thanks.


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you have to completely sand down the primer raised area til you can't feel it with your finger any more, and repaint another coat or two...


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Old 05-30-2012, 08:03 PM   #3
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Just so you know any door company I've even delt with has warnings about painting any door a dark color. If it's in the direct sun it will distroy the door over time.
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