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patty2
can I paint over tile?

very old peach tile half way up bathroom; can I paint it and what kind of paint. I'm thinking it's worth a try... but not sure

JLMCDANIEL
Re: can I paint over tile?
patty2 wrote:

very old peach tile half way up bathroom; can I paint it and what kind of paint. I'm thinking it's worth a try... but not sure

Personally I wouldn't but if you want to try http://www.ehow.com/how_2140498_paint-over-bathroom-ceramic-tile.html?ref=fuel
Jack

Krill_Guy
Re: can I paint over tile?

I've done this a couple times for customers on floors with poor results. Scuff the surface, good primer, enamel, held up to light foot traffic but *anything* hard like furniture caused a failure in the paint. I wonder if some kind of spray or automotive paints might fair better. If you're doing walls and everybody can keep from knocking things against them, it may last for some time.

Goof luck, and let us know it you get it to work.

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