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Old 08-09-2010, 06:46 PM   #1
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Paint the ceiling or primer only?


Do people usually paint the ceiling if they are leaving it white, or just put primer on it?

The walls were a light blue before, I put 1 coat or primer on, and I can see the blue faintly coming through still, should I put another coat of primer on the walls?

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Paint the ceiling or primer only?


Primer then paint

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Paint the ceiling or primer only?


Primer is never good for a top coat. It is porous and will absorb dirt grime and anything else that comes in contact with it.
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Paint the ceiling or primer only?


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Primer is never good for a top coat. It is porous and will absorb dirt grime and anything else that comes in contact with it.
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