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to be annoyed about a tin of paint

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jamandjerusalem Sat 29-Aug-09 09:57:04

We're doing up our kitchen. We have spent £40 already on floor paint.

DH prepped the floor on Wednesday but things seem to have ground to a halt now (annoying as the washing machine has been un-plumbed for this, DS is potty-training, I am now washing his clothes in the bath).

DH announced to me last night he's bought another tin of paint in a colour I've always said I don't want for the floor (white!) but because it's with his "own" money he doesn't think it's a problem. Said he's bought it to do a sample just for his peace of mind.

AIBU to think this is him trying to get his own way by stealth? I might be hmm

GentleOtter Sat 29-Aug-09 10:02:46

Either take it back and get a refund or use it as an undercoat for the nicer colour.

terracehouse Sat 29-Aug-09 16:41:03

Do NOT let him paint the floor white.

Or if he does, tell him it is nw HIS job to keep it clean.

Tosser. I am quite cross on your behalf. angry grin

SausageRocket Sat 29-Aug-09 16:45:10

his 'own' money

what a weirdy concept

Fnergle Sat 29-Aug-09 16:49:38

you're painting a floor?

FabBakerGirlIsBack Sat 29-Aug-09 16:51:31

He is stupid.

he could have paid a couple of quid for a tester.

he is trying to get his own way by bullying

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