Step 2: Apply The Solution

age a terra cotta pot brush lime and water mixture onto new pot surface
Photo: Lisa Shin
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Brush the solution onto the terra-cotta pot so that it’s completely covered with a thick layer. Add a second layer if needed.
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    Tools List

    • glass bowl
      Bowl
    • stir sticks
      Stir stick
    • foam brush
      1-inch foam brush
    • sandpaper
      Sandpaper
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    1. Terra-cotta pot

    2. Garden lime

    3. Matte spray sealer