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Old 01-30-2009, 05:17 PM   #1
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Evening everyone! Has anyone ever added primer right to the texture being sprayed on a wall...does that work?

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Old 01-30-2009, 05:35 PM   #2
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It would only cut the effectiveness of the primer and could (seriously) adversely affect the quality of the texture
So it wouldn't help cut out a step or anything, just make the over-all project worse (more likely to turn out badly or lead to an early - or immediate - and unwanted failure)

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Old 02-02-2009, 07:24 PM   #3
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I have added paint to drywall mud to get a desired color for a texture, but not to replace proper prime coat. Raw sheetrock needs primer!
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