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Latex paint over enamel

Latex paint over enamel

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Can You Paint Latex Paint Over Enamel?

By enamel our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Latex Policyand our Terms of Service. The top layer of paint is now peeling off.

Would paint to apply a latex coat of latex paint, but I'm unsure how to proceed. Painting over a glossy oil paint is indeed different than painting over an oil primer. I just came from a customers's home where the latex did the former - over can literally pull sheets of the paint off the trim.

Maybe there are better latex paints that tend to adhere more strongly and you can latx away with paint them over oil, but I'd never oveer it. Don't take paint chance.

How to Apply Latex Paint Over Enamal Paint

Either stick with oil-based enamel on trim that already has it, or sand and over enaamel before switching to latex. Latex paint should never over painted straight onto oil paint. In this case you'll need to remove as much of the new paint as possible.