Question: Can You Use Zinsser BIN On Walls?

What Colour is Zinsser BIN?

WhiteTechnical SpecificationsBrandZinsserRangeB-I-NColourWhiteLocationInterior & exteriorSuitable surfaceMulti-surface6 more rows.

What is better Zinsser or Kilz?

When applied to two different walls in the same space, two coats each, Original Kilz Primer allowed more bleed-through, while Zinsser provided better coverage. However, Kilz Premium is a high-hiding formula, with a whiter, thicker consistency for superb opacity.

Does Zinsser BIN kill mold?

Zinsser Mold Killing Primer is a water-based EPA registered fungicidal protective coating that can be used to paint over and kill all existing mold, mildew, moss, fungi, odor causing bacteria and any other fungal organisms.

Can you use water based paint over Zinsser BIN?

allthebuttons. Zinsser’s primers (BIN, 123 and Cover Stain) all say in their technical docs that they can be painted over with any water-based or solvent-based topcoat.

Can you emulsion over Zinsser BIN?

Yes you can paint over that – just make sure it is properly dry. Also if you are doing two coats over it make sure you also leave a good amount of drying time between. BE123 seems to slow the drying process a little and you will find the paint dragging if you try and second coat to soon.

What is Zinsser used for?

Zinsser BIN Primer Sealer is the original shellac-based white-pigmented primer-sealer stain-killer. Can be used on all interior surfaces and spot priming exterior surfaces. Zinsser BIN Primer Sealer is formulated to seal, prime and block out stains on previously painted or new work.

Do I need to undercoat over Zinsser BIN?

Re: Zinsser B-I-N You usually do two coats of BIN and then you do not need to undercoat just go with two top coats. This would be the procedure if you are covering over varnish type finishes.

What is the difference between Zinsser BIN and Zinsser 123?

BIN is solvent (methylated spirit) based, 123 is water based both are good stain blockers but BIN is better for resin (knots etc) only for spot priming when used outside (no idea why I painted a whole stack pipe in it no problem) while 123 is for large areas. 123 seems better on plaster surfaces in my view.

Is Zinsser BIN safe?

Surface and Environment. Zinsser B-I-N Shellac Stain Killer has been specially formulated to seal, prime and block out stains on previously painted or new work. B-I-N Stain Killer is recommended to be used on interior ceilings, walls, doors, cabinets, furniture and related paintable surfaces.

Can water based paint go over shellac primer?

Can I used latex paint over shellac or oil based primer? Or oil based paint on latex or shellac primer? Yes, you can use ALL 3 types of primers over or under latex and oil based paint. Some glossy surfaces will benefit from sanding first.

Is shellac water based or oil based?

While oil-based poly requires 4 hours to dry between coats, these finishes are much faster: Lacquer (30 min.) Shellac (1 hr.) Water-based poly (2 hours)

Can you use shellac over latex paint?

To apply over or under latex paint I’m pretty sure you have to make sure the shellac you’re using is not just shellac, but “de-waxed” shellac. I bought a can of Zinsser Shellac from Home Depot and after getting home read the label which said not a suitable for undercoating waterborne poly.

Is Zinsser Gardz breathable?

Interior and exterior. Forms a breathable membrane over faulted substrates. A unique water-based sealer for porous and potential problem surfaces. Gardz® is formulated to deeply penetrate and dry to a hard, moisture resistant film that seals and binds down porous, chalk…

How good is Zinsser paint?

It offers protection to all outdoor surfaces including wood, metal, masonry, plastic, concrete and cladding which is why it’s often a staple item in so many professional decorators core kit. It is also completely mould resistant and boasts an impressively long-lasting finish at 15 years!

Can you use water based paint over shellac?

Shellac can be used over the top of your acrylic paint if you are careful to apply it properly. You can use one coat to seal the wood. All you need to do is rub it on liberally and then wipe the surface to seal it.

How many coats of Zinsser primer should I use?

Very porous surfaces may require two coats which may reduce the square foot coverage of the product. B-I-N is an excellent interior stain killing primer. One coat effectively blocks stains, including water, nicotine, ink, crayon, marker, rust and smoke stains so they will not bleed into the topcoat.

Is Zinsser BIN waterproof?

It can be recoated in just four hours and dries to a smooth, bright white, non-yellowing finish that resists dirt and dust pick-up. Watertite® waterproofing paint is guaranteed to keep water out and contains a biocide that protects the dried coating against fungal degradation for a minimum of 5 years.