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Is there a way to to paint interior doors using all based

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Is there a way to to paint interior doors using all based paint without getting runs
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 1 month ago.

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It sounds like you're spraying but it's easier to just use a brush if spraying isn't something you do all the time. Using a brush will take a bit longer but you won't have runs.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Hey Rick thanks for your response I spray all the time walls ceilings and when I do the doors and trim I always have used all based paint I'm trying to find a way so that I'm able to continue to spray the doors with the oil base paint without creating runs
Expert:  Rick replied 1 month ago.

Well, you probably know this already but the way you avoid runs is to spray on lighter coats.

Expert:  Rick replied 1 month ago.

If you're using a high volume sprayer you need to switch to a LVLP sprayer

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