Frequently Asked Questions

How much will one kit cover?

On flat walls one kit should cover a 10'x12' room. Start with a 1/2 colorwash 1/2 water mixture. Apply first coat. If a deeper color is desired apply a second coat. Coverage varies depending on application technique and quality of base coat paint. Coverage increases over eggshell or semi gloss paints.

Can Watercolor Walls go on a colored wall?

Yes. You will see the color below the colorwash, so test an area first to be sure this is the color you are looking for.

In order to stay true to the color shown, apply over a white or off-white base coat of paint.

Can I apply colorwash over textured walls?

Yes, Watercolor Walls will help give your textured walls a soft broken color look. Whether your walls have an orange peel, knock down or lath and plaster finish, Watercolor Walls Colorwash will bring warmth and depth to your room.

Can I apply it over unpainted drywall or wood?

No, Watercolor Walls is intended to go over previously painted surfaces.

How about painted wood like doors and trim?

Yes, use the cloth included with the kit or a brush to give new life to your doors, trim and wainscoting.

Can I use Watercolor Walls in my bathroom?

Yes. First clean walls with a vinegar and water solution or TSP. Start with a 75% colorwash 25% water mixture.

Apply additional coats if a deeper color is desired. For added protection, top coat with a water-based polyurethane.

Is Watercolor Walls Washable?

Yes, Watercolor Walls is an artist grade acrylic, you can use a clean cloth and water to remove unwanted finger prints.

What is the return policy for orders placed on the web site.

Return Policy You may return your unused merchandise within 15 days from the shipping date for a full refund of the purchase price, excluding shipping and handling charges.

If we did not answer your question or you have additional questions. Please contact us and we will do our best to get you an answer in a timely fashion.