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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 8/18/2002 12:02:29 PM EST
What's the soonest I can apply a second coat of paint? I'm painting my bathroom ceiling, and unfortunately forgot primer (hardware store is a bit of a drive). So I went ahead and put on a first coat of paint, but obviously need to go back over it again. I'm using the textured paint. I don't want to be painting at nine o'clock this evening, so I'd like to get the second coat on quickly. What's the least amount of time that I can wait till I put on more paint?
Link Posted: 8/18/2002 12:17:02 PM EST
about ten to twenty minutes to let it semi-dry then go ahead with the second coat.
Link Posted: 8/18/2002 12:22:26 PM EST
are you sure about that jj? if it's a textured paint and isn't quite dry enough, the second coat could leave all kinds of unsightly brush, roller, marks.
Link Posted: 8/18/2002 12:33:15 PM EST
i just finished my living room 3 days ago with textured paint, worked fine for me.
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