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Old 10-30-2013, 08:26 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by kellyben View Post
Just FYI, I ended up bailing on this idea and retaped my seams, then primed over them. ... I'm fairly happy with how this turned out and the ensolite really looks nice with a bright white coat of paint on it. In fact, I'm pleased enough with it that I'm just leaving it in primer and not painting over top of that coat.
On a microscopic level primer has a rough surface. I left part of the inner portion of the closet in primer although I had top coated the ensolite on the outer or back wall on my boler American. The primer surface marks easily and looks dirty compared to the finished surfaces. They are getting reprimed and top coated next year. You may want to rethink your decision while everything is still clean and prepped for a top coat or two.

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