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diyguy4 01-19-2013 11:24 AM

Getting this brick wall painted, whats the best option??
 
plastic emulsion paint or just normal??

Brushjockey 01-19-2013 12:26 PM

Haha- concrete house? Plastic paint? What u talkin bout willis?

paintdrying 01-20-2013 08:50 AM

concrete houses are all the rage now. More those icf walls, but yeah Bob Villa did at least one show on them. If you paint it now you will always be painting it.

Grants Painting 02-08-2013 12:03 PM

What is plastic emulsion paint? I would look into Perma Crete products for that. Or a 100% Acrylic after a good etching.




ric knows paint 02-08-2013 12:37 PM

(sigh)...Acrylic is plastic emulsion...Not knowing any more details about your home, Grant is probably right about etching the concrete first - but an acrylic finish is fine for this type of surface.


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