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    Is chalky paint any good?

    Painters & Decorators

    What are the pros and cons of chalky paint? What jobs/surfaces is it suitable for and why? Is it costly? Anything else I should know about this sort of paint ?

    Asked by Elly on 7th May 2021
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    G&M Property Maint

    "Depends on what you're painting, great on wood so if you're up cycling old furniture.
    If you are decorating walls and ceiling it is designed for lime walls and old buildings that need to breath.
    Hope that helps Claire@G&M"

    Answered on 28th Jun 2021 - Member since Jan 2020 - report
    Jackatrade

    "Yes it is in fact its normally a good paint for the likes of furniture and it is great on wood work"

    Answered on 13th Jun 2021 - Member since Jun 2021 - report
    innovative jobs

    "You can use this paint on harsh kind of surfaces. It is not suitable for new plaster. it's not that much costly."

    Answered on 17th May 2021 - Member since Nov 2020 - report
    Centro

    "Annie sloands chalk paint is good for old effects, and a chalky finish"

    Answered on 11th May 2021 - Member since Dec 2018 - report
    QUALITY COATINGS - PAINTING&DECORATING / HOUSE MAINTENANCE & REPAIR.

    "Going to be using chalk paint my self for the first time soon until then I can’t help to much shop around tho for sure."

    Answered on 18th May 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report

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