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Old 09-13-2010, 01:25 PM   #1
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painting over imitation wood paneling.


Which type of Kilz primer (and how many coats?) should I use?

I want to end up with "egg-shell white."

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Old 09-13-2010, 06:49 PM   #2
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Neither. I would use Zinsser Low Odor oil then an eggshell latex. Kilz oil is a stail blocker and will knock you on your butt and Kilz latex is only good for drywall.

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Which type of Kilz primer (and how many coats?) should I use?

I want to end up with "egg-shell white."
USE BIN SHELLAC PRIMER. Seals back anything, and is fast drying. then use a good eggshell paint on top.
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