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Old 09-25-2011, 07:32 PM   #1
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what is the best way to paint concrete walls in basement to embrace all the bumps and imperfections

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what is the best way to paint concrete walls in basement to embrace all the bumps and imperfections
Hmm. You mean give it a hug?
If you want to see them more- use a higher sheen.
If you want to "shun" them, use a flat.

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