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paint and sheetrock mud.


to mix sheetrock mud and paint together how much water and paint do i use?

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paint and sheetrock mud.


Depends on the look you are after.................if you're texturing I usually add 1/2 to 1 gallon of white paint to my 5 gallon tub of joint compound. But, usually I DO NOT add any paint at all. I just paint the texture with flat white after it has dried for a week or two. To thin down joint compound for texturing, add enough water until you have the consistency of pancake batter.

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