For those, who are planning to upgrade your bathroom, an urgent need to upgrade the bath. But even repair products requires certain skills and knowledge.
What are steps and methods for dyeing Basic font nuances and characteristics of the process
First of all, must be considered, that the tub is in a room of high humidity, almost every day "in contact" with water, hence colorants should be selected according to these characteristics, not just, because I liked the color. The mixture should be resistant to moisture, possess improved adhesion. Securely "stick" to the surface, so that after a certain time has not occurred peeling paint.
Experts advise to buy ternary compositions, preferably from manufacturers such, like Dulux, Tikkurila, Jobi. They include soil composition of pale color, semi-matt.
Before, how to paint a bath with his hands, you need to prepare safety equipment.
- Respirator with a cartridge absorber, You can use the civil and military gas masks.
- Oilcloth apron and rubber gloves. Double-layer latex suit, but then you need to prepare at least 2-3 vapor.
Attention: carry colorful work is necessary at the windows wide open, with good ventilation, and therefore to carry out painting baths with their own hands is not advisable in winter, at 20 degrees below zero. It will be cold to all members of the household!
Tools and accessories for painting
- Brush from a natural material, 90 mm.
- Grinding cup and dyureksovy range of rubber-based.
- paint knife, free cloth to remove with brush.
- 0.5 l. acetone or solvent №646.
- Sulfite or microfiber towel to wipe clean the respirator glasses.
What can be painted with paint bath? choose material
The most common paint - epoxy enamel, used in construction for more than 20 years old. It serves a very long time, but also requires a technically precise execution of all phases of its application.
Acrylic is used for the restoration of relatively recent, but resistance is not inferior to the epoxy. It is applied easily, but stands much higher previous material.
For the beginner and layperson far to implement the paint work is better to use acrylic.
The first phase of painting the bathroom with their hands - Preparation.
It consists of four elements:
- tile adhesive tape closure.
Thoroughly Clean the baths of various contaminants, it needs to fill up the bottom of oxalic acid, Pemolyuks or other active detergent. withstand 15-20 minutes and then rinse off. Now we proceed to abrasion. Remove and drain clamps with an electric surface smoothes Durex. Check the result of LED Flashlight, Lambent spots should not be, as well as traces of rust and water stains.
Before degreasing is necessary to remove all the dust with a vacuum cleaner, wipe cloth drain holes, moistened with solvent. Now, using gloves and apron, pour into the bathroom 0,5 Sanoksa, Pemolyuks and rub the sponge across the surface of the product evenly. You can relax for an hour.
Attention: degreasing should be carried out during the grinding process, in order to better slip grinding wheel. For these purposes, can also be used ordinary soda, which is rinsed with hot water and dried dry surface.
Next, we make rinsing baths from detergents, Ideally this should be done 1-2 fold. Gaining a full bath and add 0,5 acidic detergent bottle.
After thorough rinsing dry the surface of the hairdryer construction. Remove piping with drain and proceed to the bath enamel paint with their hands.
Features cooking epoxy enamel
Ready to mix all the components needed after the completion of the preparatory work, suitable mixture during 30-45 minutes after preparation.
The structure can add a little solvent, which will improve on the material properties of complaisance. Depending on the substrate volume is taken the right amount of hardener. The ratio of all components can be read on the product packaging.
Attention: basis to measure portions 250 ml, and thus add one part hardener. Thoroughly mix composition.
Paint bath with his hands, brush copiously lubricated and the composition is ground on the surface. Touching hands can not be painted places. If the villi appear from the brush, they should immediately remove the forceps or needle gypsy.
After waiting for the first application 15 minutes and then do all the work, from the same place and in the same direction. tub closes at the end of the procedure 2 day, more, the better it will serve as a painted surface.
How to paint a bath, to avoid runs and sags? Their education should be closely monitored, and when they occur smear brush up.
A possible version of the old baths restoration, acrylic insert or as it is called, "a bath in a bathtub", It represents inset, covering the entire surface of the old container.
Can I paint the bath acrylic paint yourself?
To paint the inside of a cast-iron bath, I need to stock a short nap roller and buy desired liquid. Dye must be tapered elongated spiral from the edge to the drain, You need to monitor closely, so as not to pop the bubbles. In the event they should break through brush. It is necessary to apply another layer after the first hour .
Acrylic Tub&Tile good running, but it has a particular strong smell, apply in a well-ventilated. It has a long time to work.
Here's how to paint an old bath with his hands, finished surface with the right application of the paint will be more owners 10 years old. As well as effectively tailor rust, dents and chips.
Carefully read the instructions in the bath paint and treat your loved ones snow-white "masterpiece" in your performance!