How to get the perfect look
On all surfaces cleaning is the most important step. Scrub all areas with Selleys® Sugar Soap and remove any dirt oil or grease.
Mix the additive under the lid into the paint. Stir for 2-5 minutes with a broad flat paddle, until the additive is completely mixed into the paint.
Apply at least two coats of Dulux Renovation Range Tiles & Benchtops Leave for a minimum of 8 hours before re-coating. Apply Renovation Range Clear Coat as a final coating.
Dulux Renovation Range Tiles & Benchtops requires a clean surface to adhere to. All
grease and dirt contamination must be removed or the paint will not adhere and will
peel or flake off.
On all surfaces cleaning is the most important step.
IMPORTANT: Do not use abrasive cleaning detergents.
- Scrub down all areas with Selleys® Sugar Soap and rinse with clean water to
remove any dirt, oil or grease, including from grout lines. Use a plastic scouring
pad on heavily contaminated surfaces.
- Repeat this process using clean water, at least twice.
- Completely remove any loose and flaking paint. Fill any cracks or holes with a
suitable hard epoxy based filler such as Selleys® Knead-IT® Aqua.
- Sand glossy and semi gloss finishes to a dull flat finish using p400 paper
- Use a clean damp cloth to remove any dust.
- Thoroughly clean surface using Selleys® Rapid Mould Killer™ and remove all
silicone sealant from joints using Selleys® Silicone Remover.
- Use a stainless steel wool pad to lightly abrade laminate surfaces.
- Mask using a good quality painters tape.
Expert Tip - For the best quality finish, do not skip preparation cleaning. Wash extra dirty or mouldy tiles twice to ensure finish.
FOR VINYL AND PLASTIC SURFACES - Apply Dulux Renovation Range Primer before applying top coat.
After the additive has been added and stirred, apply at least two coats of Dulux Renovation Range Tiles & Benchtops ensuring that the previous coat is left for a minimum of 8 hours before recoating.
- Cut in as necessary using a 38–50mm high quality angled sash cutter brush.
- Coat surface using a 4mm nap 100mm wide microfibre roller
- Lay off. Once each section is coated, gently go over the surface in the same direction with an unloaded roller using minimal pressure. This will give a smooth consistent finish.
On Benchtop and Splashback areas apply Dulux Renovation Range Clear Coat as the final coating. This will add a layer of protection to the Dulux Renovation Range topcoat.