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I just called Valspar customer service and they said latex paint shelf life is about 8 years if kept in "climate controlled" environment. I asked if that meant indoors, and she said yes, so 70 to 80 F. I asked what happened after 8 years and she said if moisture intrudes the paint can get lumpy. I think if a series of questions is asked of several ...


I was going to say just acrylic latex (aka 'alex'). But since you don't like that or silicone, how about alex + silicone? :) For example: http://www.amazon.com/18128-Acrylic-Latex-Silicone-5-5-Ounce/dp/B00130BWLM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1415915327&sr=8-1&keywords=acrylic+latex+silicone+caulk The product is intended to address the relative ...


I never use latex paint because it freezes and is no good after that, so I use an oil based paint inside and out. It only takes a few minutes longer to dry when u use a fan.


It's hard to make out what's going on from the picture but the usual culprit when spraying is either an imperfection in your fan(spray pattern) or problems with your prep work. Take your sprayer and shoot a short burst at a smooth surface (a piece of cardboard works) If the pattern shows any obvious abnormalities, it's either not enough air pressure or a ...

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