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8 Oz. Sample
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5 Gallon
The following product(s) is required to properly prep and pre-treat wood prior to any stain project.
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BEHR PREMIUM ALL-IN-ONE WOOD CCCC
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The following product(s) is required to properly prep and pre-treat wood prior to any stain project. Only available in store at Home Depot.
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BEHR PREMIUM ALL-IN-ONE WOOD CCCC
The 9 in. x 1/4 in. Polyester Adhesive Roller Cover has a hard texture, making it ideal for applying all types of adhesives to smooth surfaces. It can be used for stippling and applying sand paints.
The following product(s) is recommended when stripping is needed.
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How to Apply BEHR® Chalk Decorative Paint

Painting with BEHR® Chalk Decorative Paint is a great option because it doesn't require any stripping, heavy sanding, or priming. Want to see how easy it is? Below, we will show you a few step by step instructions to help you complete your next paint project.

For Best Results:

Take the time to properly prepare the surface you plan to paint. Removing all the dirt and grime is essential to achieve the desired results.

  1. Aerial shot of tools needed to apply BEHR Chalk Decorative Paint

    Step 1

    Grab your tools.

  2. Person using a damp towel to remove dirt and grime

    Step 2

    With a damp towel, wipe down furniture to remove any dirt and grime.

  3. Person sanding a dresser with a block sander

    Step 3

    Gently sand and wipe off excess dust.

  4. Person painting furniture with BEHR Chalk Decorative Paint

    Step 4

    Using a BEHR® Chalk Decorative Paint Brush, apply BEHR® Chalk Decorative Paint with smooth even strokes. Paint slow in the smaller more detailed areas and make sure you get into the nooks and crannies.

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Suggested Tools & Supplies
  • BEHR® Chalk Decorative Paint Brush

  • BEHR® Chalk Decorative Paint

  • Sanding Block

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