It’s not overly sloppy, but you can use a plastic or canvas drop cloth and or a paint trim guard to prevent drips. Do you any specific recommendations for me. I’d consult a paint store first. Was it the price? No need to sand, strip ANYTHING. Of course… It’s nice information for us. It's great for interior and exterior surfaces. Thanks! Thanks for the tip! i used this deglosser to stain our railings on our staircase a darker stain. Liquid sandpaper dulls a glossy surface, with far less effort! Hi Julie I have a large all wood dresser and 2 end tables. Yes, but selecting the right primer could help eliminate that. Yes – the look is hazy prior to painting, so keep that in mind. Or should I use black Annie Sloan chalk paint? Hi, Julie! Hello, I am painting a fireplace mantel. (I use a water based latex paint). ©2021 Julie Blanner, All Rights Reserved. I’m painting the baseboards with carpet underneath and have applied a double strip of wide painters tape. I have an old coffee table and I want to paint it. If I were to use the de-glosser, could I just then paint over it with a latex wall paint? old. Do not want to sand it all down. I would only remove the doors and paint them a soft white. Looking forward to attempting painting a dresser! Can I apply the deglosser on that paint and then paint again? It’s a life changing product that has been around for years, but I just never noticed it nestled in on the shelf at the home improvement store. Wonderful stuff! Then you’re ready to prime and paint! thanks, I am figuring out how to whitewash my pine kitchen cabinets without taking them down. Oil paint vs latex may cause more issues. Some furniture DESERVES to be stripped or painted, but we’re responsible in some way for passing antiques and future antiques on to other generations, and we collectively ruin a lot of it. It’s water based and adheres beautifully. can I use the liquid sander deglosser on stained furniture and then restain to a darker color without sanding? Just want to give you some feedback though – this is a great website but it takes FOREVER to load due to all the ads and things popping up. Thank you so much for any suggestions as I take on these first projects! Have you had experience doing this? Its stained a glossy light golden brown. Also is there a specific primer to be use or any generic primer works well on the wood. Perfect for interior ceilings, walls and doors. The answer is YES! He new place looks amazing and thanks to you it was so easy!! Age of the piece is a large factor. Is this possible or do I need to use a specific paint? is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Why on earth PAINT a gorgeous, perfect, flame mahogany dresser made in 1840 – blue – with red stripes? Make sure you do any drawers or cabinet doors separately to get all surfaces and corners. Can I use a Color Wash over previously stained wood after using this liquid sandpaper? If someone else can paint you shouldn’t notice it at all a day later. Sanding seems a much bigger (possibly uneven & messy) project! Hi Julie! Outstanding low VOC and low odor formula is designed to resist blistering, peeling and mold and mildew growth. I’m not a fan of painted furniture myself but I have done it before. It seems to have worked so well for you with painting the piece afterwords but do you think it would work equally as well for a white-wash? 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