Interior Paint Problems & Solution
Increase in gloss or sheen of paint film
when subjected to rubbing, scrubbing or having an object
brush up against it...
Bubbles resulting from localized loss of
adhesion and lifting of the paint film from the underlying
Undesirable sticking together of two painted
surfaces when pressed together (e.g., a door sticking to
Loss of caulk's initial adhesion and
flexibility, causing it to crack and/or pull away from the
surfaces to which it is applied...
Cracking - Flaking
The splitting of a dry paint film through
at least one coat as a result of aging, which ultimately
will lead to complete failure of the paint. In its early
stages, the problem appears as hairline cracks; in its
later stages, flaking occurs...
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Grease on walls
Oil, grease or grime on wall surfaces. Common in kitchens and garages.
Grease on the walls causes poor paint adhesion, stains, or small "pinpoint"
Wash the surface with detergent and warm water, apply an isolating primer
such as X-Terminator alkyd, and repaint with a coat of Kitchen and Bath