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How Long Does It Take for Paint Smell to go Away?

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One disadvantage of applying paint is its odor in the areas where you use it. The chemical components in the vapor produced are hazardous to one’s health, particularly those with weakened immune systems. What Causes The Pungent Smell Of Paint? The explanation involves certain chemicals present in paintings known as Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs). These […]

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Why Choose Oil-based Paint Over Latex?

Painting

Oil-based paint is more resistant to stains and stable than latex paint. Latex causes the grain of the wood to swell, requires sanding between coats. The complexity it gives makes oil-based paint ideal to use. Oil-based paints have more excellent one-coat protection and adhesion to hard surfaces.  Oil-based paints have a longer open time. It […]

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