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8 Oz. Sample
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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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Repair seam above mold

How to Repair a Seam

Repair seam above mold

Take care of any open seams before you apply a new coat of paint. The final result will be worth the effort.

For Best Results:

For step-by-step help, refer to our how-to.

  1. Sand rough areas.

    Step 1

    Using 100-grit sandpaper, lightly sand any raised or rough areas.

  2. Apply caulk.

    Step 2

    Using a caulking gun, apply a thin layer of painter's grade caulking to the gap or seam.

  3. Wipe away excess.

    Step 3

    Immediately following the repair, wipe off any excess caulking with a damp rag or a putty knife.

  4. Let caulk dry.

    Step 4

    Allow the area to dry.

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Suggested Tools & Supplies
  • Caulking (Painter's Grade)
  • Caulking Gun
  • Vinyl Gloves
  • Ladder
  • Rags
  • Sandpaper (100 Grit)
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