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by bertin23
Thu Jan 19, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: paint/primer frustration: buying locally
Replies: 15
Views: 43123

Re: paint/primer frustration: buying locally

This is not a direct answer to your q, but I routinely add extra linseed oil, turpentine, Japan Dryer and paint thinner to primer as desired to tailor it to the surface conditions. You can turn any oil-based primer into a slower-drying penetrating primer by adulterating it with these ingredients . ...
by bertin23
Thu Jan 19, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: The Hangout Forum
Topic: paint/primer frustration: buying locally
Replies: 15
Views: 43123

Re: paint/primer frustration: buying locally

This is not a direct answer to your q, but I routinely add extra linseed oil, turpentine, Japan Dryer and paint thinner to primer as desired to tailor it to the surface conditions . You can turn any oil-based primer into a slower-drying penetrating primer by adulterating it with these ingredients c...
by bertin23
Fri Dec 23, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Garage Doors
Replies: 26
Views: 69037

Re: Garage Doors

Here are before and after photos of the original carriage doors and the new ones. The old ones were traditional carriage doors - one panel opened and the other two were like a bi-fold. panneaux The new ones are modern roll-up doors, semi-custom to match the old ones as much as possible. Because the...
by bertin23
Thu Dec 22, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Craigslist Finds....
Replies: 871
Views: 585774

Re: Craigslist Finds....

Ahsantahir wrote:Nice I've spend too much time on this website and all I get from here is a bunch of tips, panneaux tricks, knowledge. Seriously nice thread.




And yes, we never what we are looking for is the same for me..but good onva do it with it like that !!!