CUSTOM PAINTING

Curtis Dawe, owner

972-880-7368

Bubbles resulting from localized loss of adhesion, and lifting of the paint film from the underlying surface.

 

POSSIBLE CAUSES:

 

● Applying oil-based or alkyd paint over a damp or wet surface.

● Moisture seeping into the home through the exterior walls (less likely with latex paint).

● Exposure of latex paint film to high humidity or moisture shortly after paint has dried, especially if there was inadequate surface preparation.

 

SOLUTION:

 

● If blisters do not go all the way down to the substrate: We remove blisters by scraping, and sanding, and repaint with a quality acrylic latex interior paint. If blisters go down to the substrate: We remove the source of moisture, if possible. Repair loose caulking; consider installing vents or exhaust fans. Remove blisters as above, remembering to prime before applying the top coat.

INTERIOR PROBLEMS

Blistering

Dawe Painting

Curtis Dawe, Owner

Phone: 972-880-7368

Mobile: 972-880-7368

Dawe Painting, 972-880-7368

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