Instructions: How to whitewash the ceiling latex paint without divorce
Latex paint - a widespread and popular material for finishing potolkaVodoemulsionnaya paint differs in that is not afraid of water. In this sense, the better it is difficult to find something in this price segment. Vodoemulsionku operates as follows: it rests on the surface, the water molecules evaporate very rapidly, and the polymeric layer solidifies. This painting is beneficial and that the composition of the water based paints dry quickly, the paint does not peel off, and no odor.
Whitewashing the ceiling latex paint with their hands: where to start
Make sure that this is the same kind of coverage that you need. In latex paints the following advantages: high strength, durability and the ability to make local repairs ceiling, easy care.
You can choose matte or glossy paint, acrylic or latex.
Before you begin to whitewash the ceiling latex paint, you must thoroughly clean the ceiling covering
- Remove the former layer from the ceiling trim - traces of the old paint or whitewash and stains. If the repair was a longtime, it will be right to shoot down all the old plaster.
- After the removal of the so-called "weak points", again otshtukaturte surface - it is necessary for deep alignment.
- Putty is finishing the alignment, it is done in two or more stages, but not less than two layers. Each layer need to dry thoroughly, because the difference between each layer of putty - no less than a day.
- This is followed by surface sanding. In connection with this it will be smooth, which allows you to paint it, avoiding divorce. Use a special trowel, sanding is carried out in a circular motion.
After preparing the surface paint it will not be difficult. Smooth, clean, smooth - that is what should be the ceiling in front of whitewash.
Preparation and painting the ceiling latex paint (video)
Spray to whitewash the ceiling: what should be
You can take a manual spray gun - is the easiest of the devices of this type, and work with them will not be quick. Used increasingly pneumatic gun that as exposure takes compressed air as he pumped compressors. As a result - a uniform coating, and the speed of the other.
If the price question you are not so constrained, you can buy an electric gun - it's fast, simple, and effective. The scheme is as follows: from the barrel under pump sight enters solution for application, and it generates a trickle then fires through the nozzle.
Spray greatly simplify and speed up the process of painting a ceiling cover
Tools, though small, but well equipped with adjustable nozzles and devices for the composition of the flow control as well as the spraying rate.
How to paint the ceiling of the gun right
First you have to prepare yourself solution. The solution should not be sticky or thick, so as not to clog the system. That is, cook up, all the time stirring it. If you need a large amount of paint or whitewash, used construction mixer.
Even alternative methods of modern design of the ceiling does not cancel the whitewash paint as the classic method of repair.
So as not to clog the gun system, it is important to properly prepare the dye solution (whitewash)
Instructions step by step:
- Preparing the pump. Inside the tank upload pint whitewash, wherein the locking mechanism must be closed. Remove from the whitewash suction hose, pump swing on. Double stroke make just 15, then lower the arm to the solution and download to create the working pressure.
- Regulation of spray. Adjust the spot, what happens when spraying. Do this, for example, on a piece of old wallpaper.
- Painting. Paint and whitewash need, making sure that all conditions are met - the temperature is not below 15 degrees and the humidity is above 55%. Whiten need at some angle, the first layer should be thick, then it needs to properly dry out, and the second will have a thin, matte.
Work strictly in a respirator, gloves and protective glasses.
How to paint the ceiling latex paint on the whitewashed: instruction
You should start with what is not advisable to paint over whitewash. Theoretically, it can be done, and are doing so many, but only if the layer of whitewash thin and durable. And if you're dyeing, washing and sweeping whitewashed layer will maloestetichnoe spectacle.
Before processing the ceiling latex paint, primed surface must be quality, then allow to dry primer
- Coat the primed surface quality deep penetration;
- Allow first coat to dry thoroughly, then take a test - gently scratch the surface, if it is easily destroyed, then it is better not to paint (in this situation it is necessary to remove a layer of chalk);
- But when painting vodoemulsionkoy can not prime the surface, the paint itself is a primer solution.
If the layer of whitewash strong, the paint will stay good and durable.
How to whitewash the ceiling latex paint (video)
Paint the ceiling over the underlayer is possible only if the layer is not thicker underlayer, and not sufficiently durable. If you are going to use the enamel or oil paint, it is better not to apply over the whitewash - chalk layer in this case will have to shoot.