Asked by: Osama Admon
asked in category: General Last Updated: 14th June, 2020

Can you put polyurethane over satin paint?

Polyurethane can be oil- or water-based, and you can use either kind over latex paint; however, oil-based polyurethane tends to yellow as it ages, whereas water-based varieties stay transparent.

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Likewise, people ask, can you put polyurethane on paint?

Applying one or two coats of polyurethane to a painted surface is a good way to protect the paint. Use a water-based product if you're concerned about color because it won't yellow as much as an oil-based one. You can apply polyurethane over any type of paint, as long as it's clean and has been properly prepared.

Also, can you cover gloss paint with satin? Re: Putting Satin on gloss As long as you sand the gloss to get a key, the satin will be okay, its usually self undercoating, or should say on the tin. I'm in the process of paint old gloss doors to satin, and havent a problem, I never UC old gloss for the satin, unless the doors are yellow or very old looking.

Moreover, can you put satin polyurethane over high gloss?

A: You can apply any sheen over another as long as your fully abrade, scuff, scratch up the previous coat of finish. The problem with pre-finished floors is the bevel.

What is the best clear coat for painted furniture?

There are many different types of topcoats, and each is a little different.

  • Polyurethane. Polyurethane is most typically used on stained wood and gives a very durable finish.
  • Velvet Finishes Protect. My new favorite furniture paint is Velvet Finishes.
  • Furniture wax.
  • Polycrylic.
  • Clear topcoat spray.
  • Some glazes.

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