How to prepare your surface when painting with a Yellow, Red or White Tjhoko Paint on a dark surface.
Things to note when using a Tjhoko – Yellow, Red or White colour to paint over a dark surface. Clean the surface properly by washing it off with Lacquer Thinners. Wait 20-40 minutes for the Lacquer thinners to dry. Depending on the surface you are painting you can either use a
How to paint: Step 1 – Clean surface PROPERLY with Lacquer thinners (we use Powerfix Lacquer thinners). Wear gloves and work in a well-ventilated space. Wait until the lacquer thinners is dry 20 – 40 minutes. I would then repeat the cleaning process again. (WE DON’T RECOMMEND TO PAINT ONTO A
The Enamel surface needs to be older than 6 months. Test a small area to see if sanding would be needed in conjunction with the cleaning. Clean a small area with Lacquer thinners – wait 20 minutes and paint your first coat – allow to dry and then paint your