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    Nontoxic paint for the nursery?

    Painters & Decorators

    Are all paints safe to use in the baby’s room or are there good types with no strong fumes?

    Asked by Elly on 10th Apr 2020
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    NB painting & decorating

    "Yes you can use any water based paints and primers that will suffice for the job. Just need a bit longer time to properly harden and cure."

    Answered on 11th Apr 2020 - Member since Jan 2020 - report
    SortIt4u

    "Any water based paint should be ok to use in a nursery"

    Answered on 3rd Aug 2020 - Member since Aug 2019 - report
    Mr.Wint Building Construction

    "Nope, when an area is painted on one shouldn't be in that area until the smell is completely free from the area"

    Answered on 29th Jul 2020 - Member since Nov 2019 - report
    Exterior House Painters - West Midlands

    "Any water based paint should be fine for a nursery.
    Oil based paint not so good.

    Paul"

    Answered on 11th Apr 2020 - Member since Dec 2019 - report
    Pm decorating

    "If I were painting a nursery I would use a washable paint on the walls and a water base on the wood work cuts down the smell and dries quick."

    Answered on 11th Apr 2020 - Member since Jan 2014 - report
    JS Carpentry and Painting

    "Quick drying undercoat (water base) as well as top coat.
    Non toxic"

    Answered on 15th May 2020 - Member since Oct 2019 - report
    Thompson Group Decorators

    "Hi customers

    Yes there are low odor paint materials for all conditions of breathing disorders & also children's still growing delicate respiratory organs.

    More and more people do seek them out with conditions such as asthma & any other bronchiolitis difficulties.
    Fumes,dust,cintaminents,silicosis are also a few other to look out for.

    They can be seen as a more common elements in construction and CDM Control Design Management and the risk assessments the more commercial sites must, undertake in a now new Health Surveillance from HSE."

    Answered on 25th Jul 2020 - Member since May 2020 - report
    Cornerways Painting and decorating

    "Use a good quality water based emulsion.

    There should be no paint smells at all."

    Answered on 10th May 2020 - Member since Aug 2019 - report

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