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I want to paint, but will it dry in this freezing weather?

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schroeder · 09/01/2010 22:37

Went away for christmas and came back to lovely house only to notice all of a sudden how desperately the place needs a lick of paint. I've figured out what colours I'd like where and everything, but am now worried the cold weather will sabotage my plans?

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Ponders · 09/01/2010 22:40

Cold weather is better for painting than warm (unless you mean outdoors? )

Paint goes sticky & dries too fast in warm weather.

schroeder · 09/01/2010 22:48

noo not outdoors i was thinking of starting with the kitchen.

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Ponders · 09/01/2010 22:57

That should be fine then - if you keep your house at sort of 19 degrees-ish your paint should be really happy

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