Oil Based Eggshell
Oil Based Eggshell
Oil Based Eggshell is a traditional paint, based on white spirit, that has been specifically developed to produce an eggshell type finish, for use on internal surfaces, like walls and ceilings. Although this product has been designed for interior use, you can also apply it to some external surfaces, however the life expectancy will reduce dramatically.
The Traditional Paint Company specializes in bringing you the best in traditional paints, and only supplies you with products that we would be happy to use ourselves. Oil Based Eggshell has been blended to offer an old fashioned style finish, highly suited for application to woodwork and metal substrates as well as being ideal for application over most existing gloss surfaces. In this case a small test patch should first be applied to test adherence, and compatibility.
Available in a selection of atractive shades, Oil Based Eggshell forms a classic, durable and flexible finish that can be applied to a number of different surfaces, preferably interior woodwork, such as doors, frames and covings. This product offers an extremely long life expectancy of approximately 30-40 years, saving you time and money, when it comes to redecorating.
This extremely durable, environmentally friendly product is UV stable and unlike a lot of conventional paints, it will not discolour or fade over time. Once completely dry and fully cured, the surface can be easily cleaned and washed and will not delaminate. Oil Based Eggshell has extremely good adhesion properties and 3 coats is recommended for the best performance, with a theoretical coverage rate of 6-8m2 per litre, per coat.
Oil Based Eggshell, is a high performance, high opacity paint, containing natural iron oxide, ideal for application to most common surfaces found around the house. It is not recommend to use this product in bathrooms or kitchens where moisture level in the air is usually high, however, radiators, cupboards and furniture can all be coated using Oil Based Eggshell for an elegant finish, in a selection of different colours.