Painting & Wallpapering/Paint


Repaired drywall muddled and sanded smooth.  Sprayed on primer (zinder water based) and spots
Appeared to be peeling in places.  Sanded down areas primed again and the same thing is happening.
Any ideas?

What it sounds like is the drywall is peeling off. That often happens when the drywall gets wet and is not sealed.
I would suggest trying "Guardz" or  Zinzer  sealer water base (clear) similar to guardz.
That seals in the damaged drywall. Patch. sand, prime and paint.
That should do it.

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Ed Kuchar


I've been a wallpaperhanger for 40 years. I've been a house painter (interior and exterior) for 38 years. I also do wallpaper removing and wall patching and light skim coating. I can answer any questions concerning: patching and wall preparation for painting or wallpaper, different types of paint, or wallpaper, what type to use for your job. questions about wallpaperhanging & painting how to measure an area for paint or wallpaper. questions concerning different types of wallpaper general questions on how to hang wallpaper (what type of paste, tools, etc.


I have my own wallpapering and painting business. Blue Sky Paperhanging & Painting Inc. I've been doing paperhanging & painting for 30 years. Most of my experience is in residential and not commercial.

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I did the wallpaperhanging on the movie set "My Own Private Idaho" 1991.

I learned how to hang wall paper and wallcoverings at the West Valley Occupational School in Van Nuys California in 1978.

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