To achieve the best results possible when applying paint to a new surface, it is recommended to keep the following tips in mind
1. Apply a primer
Primers stick to your wall, woodwork or steelwork. Primer dries to a matt finish which is ideal for the first coat of paint. Primers also protect against corrosion. Also, it creates a smooth surface for your paint to absorb into.
2. Apply an undercoat
The undercoat provides good adhesion to the primers. The...