Problem Solver - Painting Creosote
Over coating of traditional coal tar based treatments such as Creosote can result in bleeding. In order to successfully paint the surface the creosote should ideally be weathered.
Stage 1 - Preparation
Make sure the surface is clean and any surface dust and debris is removed.
ProDec Masonry Cleaning Brush
- Durable palmryrah fibre churn brush which is ideal for masonry and brickwork preparation.
Stage 2 - Basecoat
Apply 2 coats of a suitable stain blocking primer to the surface.
Crown Trade PSB Stain Block Primer 5L
- A high opacity water-based primer for sealing tough stains on walls and trim. Suitable for interior or exterior use.
Stage 3 - Topcoat
Apply 2 coats of a suitable protective timber coating in your choice of colour.