High performance, extremely durable, low-odour, mould resistant waterborne acrylate latex finishing paint for use on interior walls and ceilings. Ideal for humid rooms and areas which require frequent washing down with strong detergents and disinfectants. It is suitable for application to plaster, concrete, brick, building block and boards and MDF. Luja can also be used on primed wood, metal, and for repainting interior surfaces previously coated with waterborne, alkyd or acid catalysed paints.
Preparation and Application.
Surfaces must be clean, dry, and free from grease, dirt, oil, wax, rust, loose material and surface contamination. Use Tikkurila cleaning agents and mould removal products for best results and a good quality filler for filling cracks, nail holes, blemishes and levelling of uneven surfaces.
Prime unpainted wall and ceiling surfaces overall and spot prime all bare areas on previously painted walls and ceilings with Luja Universal Primer. Prime all bare wood with Otex adhesion primer and bare metal surfaces with Rostex Super.
In areas of high humidity walls and ceilings should be primed with Luja Moisture Stop prior to the application of Luja Universal Primer and Luja.
Application and Thinning
Brush, roller or spray application.
For airless spray: use a 0.015" - 0.021" spray tip. Thinning: if necessary thin by up to 5% with water.