Old Fashioned Paint - 35 Colours
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Old Fashioned Paint is a Chalk-based paint that's got everyone chalking !
Our paint is manufactured to the highest possible standards and exceeds quality standards previously set by established international and local brands.
Our product is easy to work with and does not necessarily require any prior sanding or pre-prep !
You just paint and have fun...
It glides on the surface like silk, and is so easy to use that even if you're just starting out you'll find our paint to be so easy to use.
Our coverage is also excellent with approximately 14 square metres coverage per litre
(Dependant on colour choice and surface condition that is to be painted)
In most cases preparation is very little and quite often none is required. The paint is a primer!
There are certain issues which will affect all water-based paints, and especially porous paint like chalk-finish paints.
The following surfaces will require cleaning, ideally with an eco-friendly paint stripper or brush cleaner:
- Oiled, waxed, or surfaces sealed with oil-based varnish
- Dark or yellow woods like pine, imbuia, teak etc. In these cases, a stain-block is recommended to ensure the natural tannins do not yellow your paint
- Generally when painting antique pieces, we do recommend cleaning and application of stain-block