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I have used oil based indoor paints many times outdoors. Mainly on sheds. The only issue I have had with it is an extreme amount of discoloration. Bright blue turned to really dull pool liner blue, off white turned to dirty-light-yellow. Honestly I would leave it be for now. If you painted over other latex it might just fall off once it fully hardens ...


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I would prime the desk and then coat it with Redgard. Sand after your prime. Put the Redgard down in thin coats with a foam roller and it will turn out very smooth. After 2 days it stiffens and will become very durable (and waterproof).


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Most exterior rated paints incorporate UV inhibitors to protect against the suns harsh rays, while interior rated paints do not. So id expect discoloration and premature deterioration.


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Maybe this hasn't been mentioned because it's too obvious, I don't know. If you're trying to get a crisp line without tape (maybe between wall and ceiling, semewhere non-critical, or maybe you have steady hands), orient the brush correctly for best results. Instead of orienting to use the width for a wide stripe, turn it 90 degrees so you are painting a ...


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I just finished doing a room with Kilz2, it was OK. I'm going back to back to Zinsser Bullseye. Zinsser is a good primer and thicker, you get better coverage. I am not a professional, just a home owner.


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When you say "paneling", do you mean imitation wood paneling with grooves cut in to simulate boards?. If so, it is hard to fill those grooves. I have used Bondo auto body filler but it requires a good bit of work. Properly applied and sanded, the grooves will be invisible.


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I paint paneling frequently. The seams (lines) are more porous and tend to suck in paint and primer, causing the lines to bleed through. This is what I do for good coverage and professional look on paneling: 1) wash panels thoroughly, I use warm water with a small bit of Dawn dish soap (it cuts grease and oil). 2) use spackle on nail holes and cracks, use ...



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