Taika Glow is a new water based effect lacquer from Tikkurila that glows in the dark.
Apply it to walls and furniture to bring to life your interior even when the lights go out.
Taika glow works on top of most common paint types and creates a glowing effect for up to 6 hours. The best glow effect is created with a two coat application.
Illuminate your Interior...
Create extraordinary decorative effects in your child’s bedroom, or replace a nightlight with an illuminated piece of furniture. Or for a more grown-up interior, release the wonder of the solar system onto your ceiling.
Highlight the Importance of Safety...
Or alternatively, for commercial uses add an invaluable safety feature to your premises. Mark emergency routes, exit paths or highlight stairs. Or, on the walls, illuminate; electrical wall sockets, light switches or emergency alarms for quick and easy access in the dark.
Surfaces must be clean, dry, and free from grease, dirt, oil, wax, loose material and surface contamination. Use Tikkurila cleaning agents and mould removal solution where necessary for best results.
Use a good quality filler for filling cracks, nail holes, blemishes, and for levelling uneven surfaces.
Ensure existing painted and filled surfaces are sanded smooth.
For Application on Walls
Follow surface preparation guidance and prime walls with Feelings Luja Primer and apply a topcoat of Feelings Interior.
For Application on Furniture, Cupboards, Interior Doors or other small interior objects:
Follow surface preparation guidance and prime with either Helmi Primer or Otex High Adhesion Primer. If using Otex, leave 24 hours to dry before applying a topcoat of Taika Glow Lacquer.
Following Priming coat, apply two coats of waterborne topcoat, for example, the Feelings or Helmi Furniture Paint. Taika Glow Surface can be protected further Kiva Furniture Lacquer.
Tikkurila Taika Glow is easy to apply by Roller, Brush or Spray. Stir the paint carefully before use. If necessary, thin with a maximum 10% water.
Taika Glow requires a sufficiently powerful light intake before dark and creates a glowing effect for up to 6 hours.