A top quality water-based, pure acrylic washable emulsion with an eggshell finish. Suitable for use on normal interior wall and ceiling surfaces. WRX Eggshell contains a fungicide to maintain painted surfaces by preventing mould and fungus growth. Special formulation to live up challenges of everyday life in living spaces. Marks and stains can easily be swiped away.
For best results, make sure surfaces to be painted are sound, clean and dry. Remove any loose or flaking material. Repair damaged areas. Glossy surfaces should be sanded down to provide a key. Wear a suitable mask if dry sanding. Avoid the inhalation of dust. Prime new, bare and absorbent surfaces with the appropriate WRX Trade Primer. Special precautions should be taken during surface preparation of pre-1960s paint surfaces as they may contain harmful lead.
To ensure adhesion of free micronised powders on surface finished surfaces and to increase adherence, plaster surfaces primer, plaster and paste on the most absorbent surfaces. If it is desired to change color on old painted solid surfaces, one coat of covering primers should be applied. It is necessary to wait at least 6 hours for drying the primer before going through final coat application.
Do not apply in damp or humid conditions or room temperatures below 10C. Stir well before use. Thin 10 – 15% with clean water. Suitable for application by brush or roller. For best results, load the brush generously. Apply paint evenly and avoid overspreading. 2 coats are recommended. Extra coats may be required if the colour change is strong.
WRX Eggshell will cover approximately 16 square metres per litre depending on the surface.
Touch dry in an hour under normal conditions. Allow 6 hours between coats. Through dry is 24 hours.