Posts Tagged with ‘Formica’
17 Aug 2013
Can you believe it’s 79 degrees in August in New Orleans at 10:30 in the morning? I can’t…I mean I know it’s true cause it says it right there, but really, what is going on here?
Approaching the end of August has sent a new found electricity through our household. By god ya’ll we only have 16 months! Seriously, about this time next year we’ll start the process of moving aboard and getting rid of our stuff. It’s really exciting and I actually had butterf […]
09 Jan 2013
Go to Part 1 to see my Giani Granite Paint application fail.
These are the directions I left you with in Part 1 but with major revisions to topcoat and wipe down materials. This project has taught me a TON so I’ll share my lessons learned down below.
Procedure for painting Formica Countertops
Sand Formica with 80 grit sand paper.
Clean with TSP and wash thoroughly then wipe with Acetone.
Apply Giani’s countertop primer and follow directions.
Paint any color (I used Pearly White […]
09 Nov 2012
You may be wondering what happened to the rigging project but fear not, all of the parts have been ordered and are estimated to be here within a month. This means I have a period to continue on my crazy interior warpath of improvement which couldn’t have come at a better time since Fall has finally arrived and here in Louisiana we are having rare consistent temperatures in the 70’s with low humidity. Perfect painting weather.
During these lovely temperatures and pause in the […]