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painting inside of playhouse

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sacbina Sat 14-May-16 09:26:36

So inside it's already treated with preservative but is boring brown. DCs want it rainbow colours. Can't afford lots of tins of special coloured preservative paints.

Can I use a wood primer then emulsion, or even better bright colour kiddy paints??

Wishful thinking?

BlossomCat Sat 14-May-16 09:32:19

My dc's painted the inside of grandma's playhouse with emulsion and tester pots of household paint.
It's lasted about 5 years so far. The fact it's undercover means it can be treated as an interior not an exterior iysim

Reading back, that sounds like my MIL has a playhouse all to herself, but she does have one in her garden! smile

VulcanWoman Sat 14-May-16 09:34:09

Yeah, I'd do that. It's not exposed to the weather.

sacbina Sat 14-May-16 12:45:29

Great thank you ☺
And now to keep the paint inside the playhouse not work it's way anywhere else!

NoMilkNoSugar Sun 15-May-16 07:45:03

We used left over emulsion two years ago. It still looks good.

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