Solutions

Solutions to repair the most common indoor problems

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Bulges and mold on the ceiling

POTENTIAL CAUSES OF THE PROBLEM

Moisture behind the surface of the color derived from one of the following reasons:

a) Leaks inside the wall
b) Lack of waterproofing on the roof
c) A series of hairline cracks caused moisture to enter behind the color
d) Increased moisture surroundings

SOLUTION

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Creation of vapor is one of the most common problems in a house. Very often, mold signs appear on walls or celings, creating an aesthetic problem, which becomes a health problem in time.

STEP 1: Protect the floor, by covering all the area that is going to be painted

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STEP 2: Clean the surface thoroughly from dust and loose particles with a spatula. A sandpaper is used for evening the surface

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STEP 3: Where needed, STATUS 100% ACRYLIC PUTTY is applied, rubbing it with a sandpaper as soon as it gets dry

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STEP 4: Application of deep penetration primer, GLX 292 FLEX PRIM, with a brush or roller

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STEP 5: After the primer is dried (5 – 6 hours) STATUS KITCHEN & BATH is applied on the whole surface

STEP 6: After 4 – 5 hours apply the second layer of STATUS KITCHEN & BATH

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At low points mold, algae or moisture have appeared

POTENTIAL REASONS OF THE PROBLEM

Moisture behind the surface of the color derived from one of the following reasons:

a) Leaks inside the wall

b) Lack of waterproofing from the back side of the wall

c) A series of hairline cracks in the plaster caused moisture to enter behind the color

d) Increased moisture surroundings

SOLUTION

1: Scraping of loose points and cleaned the dust.

2: Repair substrate (repair moisture or leak, depending on the problem)

3: Prime the surface with STATUS POLYPRIMER

4: Apply STATUS 100% ACRYLIC KITCHEN & BATH in two layers

Black spots on the ceiling or on the northern wall

POTENTIAL REASONS OF THE PROBLEM

a) Lack of insulation (northerly wall)

b) Increased moisture surroundings

SOLUTION

1: Scraping of loose points and cleaned the dust.

2: Repair substrate (repair moisture or leak, depending on the problem)

3: Prime the surface with STATUS POLYPRIMER

4: Apply STATUS 100% ACRYLIC KITCHEN & BATH in two layers

The paint peels off

POTENTIAL REASONS OF THE PROBLEM

a) Application of poor quality paint

b) Application of a single layer paint

c) Poor substrate preparation (lack of priming or poor priming)

d) Apply paint to prohibitive weather conditions (high temperatures)

e) Incomplete substrate cleaning from loose, oils or powders

SOLUTION

1: With a spatula scrape all loose and then wipe the surface thoroughly

2: Fill where required with STATUS 100% acrylic stucco

3: Prime with primer STATUS POLYPRIMER

4: Apply STATUS ECO in two layers

Filled surfaces have cracks in paint

POTENTIAL REASONS OF THE PROBLEM

a) Application of poor quality paint

b) Application of a single layer paint

c) Poor substrate preparation (lack of priming or poor priming)

d) Poor quality putty for puttying of surface before painting

SOLUTION

1: With a spatula scrape all loose and then wipe the surface thoroughly

2: Fill where required with STATUS 100% acrylic stucco

3: Prime with primer STATUS POLYPRIMER

4: Apply STATUS ECO in two layers

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