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  1. Painting
    I'm doing en experiment to test these 3 Zinsser primers and I'm looking for test suggestions. I got a piece of drywall and spread a stripe of joint compound along its length to simulate a new wall. Then I divided it into 6 Sections: 1 and 2 coats of each Zinsser Gardz, 123, and PVA drywall...
  2. Painting
    I have used Gardz on torn drywall and wallpaper residue and its awesome. It glues and seals everything down so solid. Does anybody here use it on new drywall? It mentions it on the can as an application. Seems like it would be fantastic but I rarely hear it mentioned for that purpose. Its a...
  3. Painting
    Has anyone had any experience painting the EXTERIOR of their house with Zinsser Perma-White Mildew Proof Paint? How has it held up long term? The company gives a 15 year warranty on this exterior paint and says it will hold up against mildew for five years, but has anyone had any actual...
  4. Painting
    I primed this ceiling with Zinsser and I really like the way it looks just primed. It has a nice sheen. It's a little shiny but not too shiny. I'm guessing it's an eggshell or satin. I'm going to buy some paint and I would like to keep the same sheen that's on the ceiling now. Has anyone worked...
  5. Painting
    So, I just bought a house that is completely open concept on the main floor. The house is a log home and the floor seems to be logs.(meaning the top has the look of hardwood and when you stand in the basement and look up you are looking at the same wood) The previous owners had pets that...
  6. Painting
    I've tried to find this among the many posts here, but no luck, sorry if it's a repeat question for ya's. I'm nearing the end of a complete bathroom gut and I'm about ready to paint. I'm looking at using Zinsser bathroom paint for the ceiling. Their product info says that it can can be used...
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