why is my gloss paint not drying

3 Simple Reasons Why Your Gloss Paint Is Not Drying (And How You Can Fix It)

There’s a little more to applying a coat of paint than most people think. From the primer, to the undercoat, to the sealer… each step is important if you want that paint job done right. But, what happens when you find yourself sat around waiting for paint to dry (literally!). Because, well, gloss paint should …

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This Is Why You Don’t Use Danish Oil On Poplar Wood (Revealed!)

Danish oil is all the rage. This is because this incredibly popular finish dries faster than other oils like Linseed and Tung oil. And once cured, it leaves behind a satin looking finish that really brings out the wood grain detail on almost any wooden surface – including Oak, Pine, and Beech. But would Danish …

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Can You Mix Linseed Oil With Mineral Spirits? [Best Practice Revealed!]

Okay, so you’re here because you’ve heard that thinning linseed oil will help it really soak into wood. Just mix it with some mineral spirit and you’re away… seems simple right? Well, the aim of coating on linseed oil is so that it protects and strengthens wood, both inside and out. So the deeper it …

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